Mourinho’s full 5 years helped Chelsea win the Premier League title three times earlier
Five years ago, Mourinho’s Chelsea beat Crystal Palace 1-0 to win the Premier League 2014/15 three rounds early.
On 3/5 5 years ago, Chelsea met Crystal Palace in the 35th round of the Premier League 2014/15. Before welcoming the team in the city, Jose Mourinho’s teachers held a big advantage in the championship race when the direct competitor Arsenal 12 points (Chelsea played 1 more than Arsenal).
That means, just surpassing Crystal Palace with any score, Chelsea will become the champion of the 2014/15 season.
In this match, Mourinho was forced to use rookie Juan Cuadrado instead of Ramires who was hurt at the start. Many people think this is a “bad omen” for the Blues but the blue shirt team still gains 3 points.
The only goal made by Eden Hazard at the end of the first half. 44 minutes, the Belgian midfielder broke from the left into the penalty area and fell beautifully after a dispute with the visitors defender and referee Kevin Friend. immediately point to the 11 meter dot.
However, the slow motion showed that Hazard intentionally tried to get a penalty. It was Chelsea’s No.10 that took the responsibility of the penalty kick and, despite having needed two shots, he still defeated Argentine goalkeeper Julian Speroni.
In this round, Arsenal also had a 3-1 victory over Hull City but the triumph was too late for the “Gunners”. Because with 83 points, Chelsea officially became the new Premier League king 2014/15. This is their first championship since the 2009/10 season.