Chelsea finally ended their recent poor form to pumel Hull city 2-0 following back to back defeat to Liverpool and Arsenal.The overall performance was not really convincing but they kept their second clean sheet of the campaign.

Antonio conte made changes in the starting line up with Marcos Alonso and Victor Moses in the starting lineup.

There were few chances created in the first half with Moses having a penalty appeal turned down by the referee and the Chelsea backline was tested several time by Nbokani.They however took the lead in the second half through an excellent goal by Willian following a good build-up play by Costa. Costa later scored the second goal and his sixth of the campaign. Up next  is Lechester city after the international break.

Chelsea (3-4-3): Courtois; Azpilicueta, David Luiz, Cahill; Moses (Pedro 85), Kante, Matic, Alonso; Willian (Chalobah 89), Diego Costa, Hazard (Oscar 81).
Unused subs Begovic, Ivanovic, Fabregas, Batshuayi.
Scorers Willian 61, Diego Costa 67
Booked Moses 35, Matic 41.
Hull (4-1-4-1): Marshall; Meyler, Livermore, Davies (c), Robertson; Clucas (Huddlestone 81) Snodgrass, Henriksen (Hernandez 71), Mason, Diomande (Maloney 63), Mbokani.
Unused subs Jakupovic, Maguire, Keane.
Booked Livermore 42
Referee Anthony Taylor
Crowd 21,257



 

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