Chelsea confidently brushed aside the challenge of Huddersfield Town in their 3-1 win at the John Smith's stadium on Tuesday night.
Goals by Tiemoue Bakayoko, Willian and Pedro gave the Blues a 3-0 lead before an injury time Laurent Depoitre goal reduced the deficit for the home side.
After suffering a humiliating defeat at West Ham on Saturday, the champions responded in emphatic fashion comfortably disposing of their Yorkshire opponents, although inevitable defeat was greeted by humour by the promoted side.
Reported by Give Me Sport, the
It's cold out there, yes. But have you ever seen a professional footballer do this with a hot water bottle on the bench?— TEAMtalk (@TEAMtalk) December 9, 2017
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