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Premier League Team Of The Weekend – Matchweek 13

Premier League TOTY 13

It was a Premier League weekend in which the Manchester clubs won ugly, Liverpool and Chelsea played out yet another draw, Arsenal struck late again against Burnley, and Tottenham had a wobble at home to West Brom. Marco Silva’s Watford impressed against a Newcastle team starting to look a little nervous, while Everton’s season went from bad to worse with …

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Liverpool V Chelsea: Who Makes It Into Our Combined XI?

(THE SUN OUT, THE SUN ON SUNDAY OUT) of Liverpool during the Premier League match between Liverpool and Chelsea at Anfield on January 31, 2017 in Liverpool, England.

Chelsea visit Anfield on Saturday evening as Antonio Conte looks to taste Premier League victory over Liverpool for the first time. The Blues collected just one point against Jurgen Klopp’s men last season, and Liverpool are, in fact, unbeaten against Chelsea in the last five matches in all competitions – the longest run of that kind since 1996. Both sides …

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Tottenham 1-2 Chelsea: Player Ratings As Alonso Shines At Wembley

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 20: Marcos Alonso of Chelsea celebrates after scoring his sides first goal during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea at Wembley Stadium on August 20, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Tottenham Hotspur FC/Tottenham Hotspur FC via Getty Images)

Chelsea ruined Tottenham’s Wembley housewarming on Sunday as Marcos Alonso’s late strike ensured the reigning champions left with all three points on Sunday. The Spanish wing-back had already put Chelsea 1-0 up going to the half-time break courtesy of a delightful free kick midway through the first half, and hammered past Hugo Lloris late on just as it looked like …

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Who Makes It Into Our Tottenham V Chelsea Combined XI?

LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 04: Dele Alli of Tottenham Hotspur (R) scores his sides first goal with a header during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea at White Hart Lane on January 4, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Tottenham Hotspur FC/Tottenham Hotspur FC via Getty Images)

Chelsea’s title defence hit a rocky patch in their very first match last weekend, so a trip to last season’s runners-up Tottenham is the last thing they would have wanted. Antonio Conte’s injury-hit side went down 3-2 at home to Burnley in a match that saw Gary Cahill and Cesc Fabregas red carded, rendering them ineligible for Sunday’s clash at …

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The Premier League Team Of The Season So Far

STOKE ON TRENT, ENGLAND - MARCH 18: N'Golo Kante of Chelsea in action during the Premier League match between Stoke City and Chelsea at Bet365 Stadium on March 18, 2017 in Stoke on Trent, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images

As another exciting Premier League season winds down, attention turns to who should win the Player of the Year awards and who deserves to be included in the Premier League Team of the Season. We take a look at how that XI might line up. ________ Goalkeeper: Chelsea’s Thibaut Courtois looks set to win his second Premier League winners medal at …

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Tottenham V Chelsea: A Combined XI Based On This Season’s Stats

LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 26: Mousa Dembele of Tottenham Hotspur and Cesar Azpilicueta of Chelsea compete for the ball during the Premier League match between Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur at Stamford Bridge on November 26, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Wednesday’s meeting of Tottenham and Chelsea at White Hart Lane could have massive consequences for the Premier League title race. If Antonio Conte’s side pick up their 14th straight league win, then the gap between themselves and Liverpool in second place becomes a daunting eight points. Should the home side prevail, however, then it would give renewed hope to the …

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Returning Chelsea Defender Ready To Make An Impact

SOUTHPORT, ENGLAND- October 31: Kurt Zouma of Chelsea looks on during the Premier League 2 match between Everton U21s and Chelsea U21s at Haig Avenue Stadium on October 31, 2016 in Southport, England. (Photo by Nathan Stirk/Getty Images)

Chelsea defender Kurt Zouma is nearing match fitness and preparing to slot straight into Antonio Conte’s 3-man defence, as reported by the Daily Mail. The defender has of course been unavailable for selection since he underwent surgery for a cruciate knee ligament injury sustained last February. The Frenchman had earned a myriad of plaudits before this, his combination of pace …

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West Ham Aiming To Sign Two Chelsea Players in January [Report]

LEICESTER, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 20: Cesc Fabregas of Chelsea celebrates scoring his sides fourth goal during the EFL Cup Third Round match between Leicester City and Chelsea at The King Power Stadium on September 20, 2016 in Leicester, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

West Ham will be looking to take advantage of Chelsea’s squad restructuring in January, according to reports on Tuesday. Blues manager Antonio Conte is believed to be still committed to embarking on a heavy renovation of the squad despite their recent upturn in form and re-emergence in the Premier League title race, which means that certain fringe players are likely …

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