Chelsea remain 9 points behind Manchester City after losing a crucial clash against Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park today, while Pep Guardiola’s men sealed a massive victory at home. Stoke City were trashed with 7 goals from Gabriel Jesus, Sterling, David and Bernardo Silva, Sané and Fernandinho.
The Citizens are enjoying a 1st place with 22 points, 2 above Manchester United and 5 above Tottenham Hotspur, who grabbed their first win at Wembley against Bournemouth in the afternoon thanks to a goal from Christian Eriksen.
Chelsea are struggling as they remain 5th with only 13 points from 8 games. Next week the Blues host Watford, who produced an impressive start with 15 points so far and are currently above the Premier League champions in 4th position.