Chelsea came back from 2-1 down to beat Watford 4-2 in a frenetic encounter at Stamford Bridge. Pedro opened the scoring for the Blues with a world-class strike in the 12th minute but the visitors refused to lay down and hit back with goals either side of the break.
Abdoulaye Doucoure beat Thibaut Courtois at his near post to level in first-half stoppage time and, when Roberto Pereyra put the visitors ahead, it looked like Chelsea, whose defending was at times shambolic, might be heading to a third...
LONDON -- Antonio Conte said he is determined to focus on the "positive aspects" of Chelsea's recent form after Michy Batshuayi came off the bench to score twice in a chaotic 4-2 win over Watford.
Chelsea trailed 2-1 early in the second half at Stamford Bridge after Pedro Rodriguez's spectacular opener was erased by goals either side of half-time from Abdoulaye Doucoure and Roberto Pereyra, and Richarlison missed two gilt-edged chances to put the visitors out of sight.
LONDON -- Three points from Chelsea's 4-2 comeback over Watford at Stamford Bridge that saw the defending champions avoid three consecutive Premier League defeats.
1. Chelsea remain in the title hunt
Midway through this action-packed second half at Stamford Bridge, it genuinely felt like Chelsea's title defence was over. They would probably have ended today 12 points behind Manchester City, having dropped points in three consecutive games. Instead, a stunning late turnaround means they remain involved...