Mikel stars as Chelsea beat Crystal Palace 3-0


John Mikel Obi put in a decent performance as Chelsea secured their first victory under Guus Hiddink to move six points clear of the relegation zone with a deserved win at Crystal Palace.
Oscar put the Blues ahead against the run of play, tapping home after being put through by Diego Costa.
Once they scored Chelsea dominated, deservedly doubling their advantage with a spectacular Willian strike.
Costa sealed the win with a tap-in for a goal his performance deserved after Palace failed to clear Willian’s shot.
Interim boss Hiddink, who guided Chelsea to third in the Premier League, a Champions League semi-final and the FA Cup in his first Chelsea reign, remains unbeaten since taking over from Jose Mourinho last month.
The Blues’ four-match unbeaten run is their longest this season and moves last year’s champions to 14th in the league, still 12 points adrift of a Champions League spot. …Read More

Source:: PM Newspaper