The Premier League festive period is notorious for being extremely busy and for throwing up some very unexpected results. Chelsea faced two matches in four days: the first away at Everton on the 23rd before facing Brighton at home on Boxing Day.
As all Premier League fans know, the Christmas period is a hectic one for top-flight teams, bringing plenty of top quality football to supporters around the world. Chelsea’s festive season is no different and they travel to Everton before hosting Brighton in the space of just three days.
Attention turns to the Carabao Cup for Chelsea as they welcome managerless Everton to Stamford Bridge in what promises to be an entertaining all-Premier League tie.
The 2016-17 Premier League season heralded one of the most successful seasons in Chelsea Football Club’s history.