Chelsea have gained five-point lead and remains the leader of the Premier League table – thanks to a 2-1 victory over Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park.
Oscar put the Blues ahead with a brilliant free-kick in the sixth minute. Cesc Fabregas extended Chelsea’s lead in the 51st minute.
Here are the best of the Twitter reaction to London derby victory.
— André Schürrle (@Andre_Schuerrle) October 18, 2014
Gutted to come off today but proud of all the lads for a fantastic performance. Tough place to go & we very nearly hung on for all 3 pts!
— Stephen Harper (@steveharper37) October 18, 2014
Very good 3 points today! Tuesday next game at Stamford Bridge! #cfc
— Thibaut Courtois (@thibautcourtois) October 18, 2014