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Chelsea vs Tottenham Hotspur, Premier League live: Score and latest updates


Hello and welcome to Telegraph Sport’s live coverage of today’s Premier League match between Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur at Stamford Bridge.

Tottenham manager Antonio Conte wants his side to learn from their recent Carabao Cup defeats to Chelsea ahead of today’s clash.

Spurs were beaten 3-0 on aggregate by their London rivals in the semi-final earlier this month as the gulf in class between the two teams was laid bare.

It was after the 2-0 first leg at Stamford Bridge that Conte said his side could not be compared to Chelsea and that they were a team in “the middle”.

But Spurs are unbeaten in nine Premier League games under Conte while Chelsea have not won any of their last four outings.

Conte is not fooled about that, though.

“We know very well that we are going to play against a really strong team,” he said.

“Don’t forget Chelsea won the Champions League, now they’re in the final of the Carabao Cup, so we’re talking about a really good team. I don’t know if this is the right moment.

“We have our problems with many injuries but for sure we want to try to give our best against Chelsea. They have beaten us in the last two games and we have to try to learn something about the past to try to improve to try and give our best.”

Thomas Tuchel, meanwhile, has warned Chelsea not to expect a psychological edge over Tottenham.

“We have played three matches in such a short time which is pretty unusual and uncommon normally, that is why they know what we do and we know more or less what they do,” said Tuchel.

“But it is another game for us to show up. They will come into this game from a late victory over Leicester which gave them a boost and we came from two wins in the Carabao Cup that should give us some confidence.

“But it is not about having whatever advantages and if we are philosophical about it: we have to deliver and have the right attitude to deliver a top performance.”

Chelsea trail runaway leaders and defending champions Manchester City by 12 points in the Premier League, with any designs on the title surely now faded.




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