Chelsea midfielder Pedro celebrates his rapid opening goal against Manchester United
The Spain winger’s confidence is sky high after yesterday’s 4-0 win over Manchester United.
He scored the fastest Premier League goal of season in 30 seconds before Gary Cahill, Eden Hazard and N’Golo Kante completed Jose Mourinho‘s humiliation on his return to Stamford Bridge.
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“Beating Manchester United shows Chelsea can fight for the Premier League title”
Chelsea winger Pedro
Pedro told Chelsea TV: “It’s the way to show we can fight for the title.
“For me it’s perfect that Antonio Conte is confident with me.
“The work is perfect. The same work continues.”
Chelsea ace Pedro took just 30 seconds to score the opener against Manchester United
Antonio Conte’s Chelsea sit just one point behind Premier League leaders Manchester City
The result is Chelsea’s third successive Premier League win.
A 2-0 victory at Hull in early October was followed by a 3-0 defeat of Premier League champions Leicester.
And the win over United leaves Antonio Conte’s side one point behind leaders Manchester City, who lead Arsenal and Liverpool on goal difference.
The next test for Chelsea, 10th in the Premier League last season, comes in the EFL Cup fourth round at West Ham on Wednesday.