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Chelsea wins English Premier League

Published 1423 GMT (2223 HKT) May 3, 2015
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PFA Player of the Year Eden Hazard scores to put Chelsea ahead at home to Crystal Palace on the way to clinching the English Premier League title with the 1-0 victory. Clive Mason/Getty Images
Chelsea players celebrate after the crucial 1-0 home win over Manchester Utd which left them with one hand on the EPL trophy. Jamie McDonald/Gety Images
The pre-season signing of Diego Costa proved a crucial ingredient in Chelsea's title success as his goals took the West London side to the top of the table. Clive Rose/Getty Images
Former Arsenal star Cesc Fabregas was another crucial signing from Barcelona and his assists and scoring prowess from midfield sparked Chelsea' s title charge. Jamie McDonald/Getty Images
A rare setback came with a last 16 Champions League exit to PSG but without the distraction of European play the Chelsea team was able to concentrate on its league fixtures. IAN KINGTON/AFP/Getty Images
Harry Kane led the way as Tottenham Hotspur inflicted a 5-3 New Year's Day defeat on Chelsea but since then the champions have only conceded eight goals in 14 EPL games. Michael Regan/Getty Images
Chelsea gained ample revenge on Tottenham by beating its London city rival 2-0 to hoist the English League Cup at Wembley.
Captain fantastic. John Terry epitomizes the fighting character of Chelsea's defensive resolve in the crucial goalless draw against nearest challengers Arsenal last month. Adrian Dennis/AFP/Getty