Chelsea survived a Watford scare to claim all 3 points to retain top of the standings. Watford gave Chelsea a run for their money. Throughout the game there was this feeling Chelsea would lose points, but in the end Chelsea managed to secure a 2-1 victory over their hosts.
Watford had the first chance of the game but it was Chelsea that scored first through Mason Mount. 2 minutes to the end of the first half Emmanuel Dennis equalized from a fine counter attacking move.
Just as the game looked like it would settle for a draw, Chelsea tried a quick attacking move that saw Hakim Ziyech smash home from close range after a fine cross from Mason Mount.
Chelsea held on to win 2-1.
They remain 1 point clear of Manchester city at the top.