VIDEO: Stoke City 0 – 4 Chelsea (Premier League) Highlights 23/09/2017
Alvaro Morata scored a classy hat-trick, starting after just 83 seconds, to underline there is life after Diego Costa as chelsea mantained their 100 per cent away record.
Morata was ruthless in exploiting the gaps in Stoke’s makeshift defence as chelsea showed they won’t give up their title without a serious fight despite the claims of both Manchester clubs.
The Spaniard took his season’s tally to six in the week that his strike predecessor Costa was sold to Atletico Mardid and Pedro also netted in an afternoon of personal misery for Stoke skipper Darren Fletcher.
Pedro doubled the away advantage on the half hour with a whipped finish after an error in midfield by Darren Fletcher