Chelsea had double cause to rejoice on Saturday, as they not solely moved into the FA Cup remaining because of a 1-0 win over Manchester City, but in addition loved a lift of their top-four aspirations within the Premier League.
Indeed, it was not solely the Blues who got trigger for celebration on Saturday, as Liverpool in sixth got an invite to leap into the highest 4 on Monday, when they are going to face Leeds, because of West Ham’s shock 3-2 loss at Newcastle.
Despite being 2-0 down and decreased to 10 males because of a first-half pink card for Craig Dawson, West Ham clawed the sport again to 2-2 solely to lose out late on.
Indeed, for Steve Bruce’s facet, the victory will go a protracted approach to guaranteeing their survival, which had appeared perilous till successive wins. Their tally of 35 factors is 9 greater than Fulham in 18th.
Meanwhile, Sheffield United turned the primary workforce to be relegated from the Premier League on the day that Norwich’s promotion was confirmed from the Championship. The Blades have had a wretched season and sit on simply 14 factors.
Their newest loss got here by the hands od Wolves, who’ve leapt right into a mid-table place.
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