Chelsea eased past Brighton and Hove Albion to stay at the fifth position in the League Table of the Premier League. The Blues have scored 3 goals in this match to find a comfortable win against a mid table side like Brighton and Hove Albion.
The manager of the Blues, Maurizio Sarri made quite a few changes in this match. Gonzalo Higuain was benched and Olivier Giroud came into the side as the lone centre forward. Callum Hudson Odoi also got the chance to excel from the right wing. Eden Hazard was operating the gameplay from the left side of the field.
The Blues got the lead in the match with a goal of Olivier Giroud in the first half. Callum Hudson Odoi provided the ball towards Olivier Giroud. The first half ended with a scoreline of 1-0 in favour of the Blues.
In the second half of the match, Eden Hazard doubled the lead for the Blues. Ruben Loftus Cheek scored the third goal for Chelsea to secure a comfortable win against Brighton and Hove Albion. Chelsea will now face West Ham United in the Premier League on Monday. Now they are back in the top four race with two consecutive wins within last few days.