Tottenham drub Chelsea 5-3 as Mourinho suffers humiliation
Tottenham hosted Chelsea at White Hart lane in their first match of 2015. Diego Costa gave blues the lead in the 18th minute, when a strike from Hazard hit the bar and came right under the foot of Costa , making no mistake , he converted it with ease. Harry Kane equalised for Tottenham when he drove powerfully from 25 yards, leaving Chelsea keeper Courtois stunned.
Before the end of the first half Tottenham had taken a 3-1 lead against the blues.Tottenham left back scored for the hosts in the 44th minute of the game. In the extra time of the first half ,’ Kane “was rash challenged by the blues in the box, giving the host to score from the penalty box.Townsend made no mistake with the spot-kick, rifling into the bottom left-hand corner.
Tottenham’ hero of the match” Harry Kane scored his second of the match in the 52nd minute ,to extend their lead to 4-1 with a well taken individual goal. Eden Hazard strike in the 61st minute for Chelsea opened the game for the blues, playing a one-two with Fabregas before taking a touch to control with his right and then firing with his left foot.
Tottenham became the first team to score 5 goals against the league leaders this year, when Chadli scored in the 78th minute for the hosts. John Terry scored a consolation goal for Chelsea in the last minutes of the game.
This was Tottenham’s sixth consective win in the Barclays Premier League, and now are in the 5th place with 34 points. Tottenham held on for their first victory over Chelsea since April 2010.
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