SCHMEICHEL TO UNITED LIKE IT’S 1991 The Schmeichels have no regard for the Manchester derby hate. Peter became one of the best goalkeepers in the world at United before playing for City. Now Kasper, who started at City, is being linked with a move to United. Someone get Terry Cooke on the phone for his
Pedro’s 25-yard stunner, Gary Cahill’s close-range finish and Willian’s tap-in kept Antonio Conte’s side four points clear of second-placed Tottenham, who beat Arsenal 2-0 later on Sunday.
Antonio Conte’s side had seen their advantage cut by Tottenham after the Blues’ loss at Manchester United – but this was an emphatic response to follow on from Saturday’s FA Cup semi-final win against their London rivals.
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola claims his Chelsea counterpart Antonio Conte is the best in the business and he has much to learn from him. Former Italy boss Conte is on course to deliver the Premier League title in his first season at Stamford Bridge.