May 12, 2017

Chelsea Player Ratings: How the Champions measured up as they secured the league title against West Brom

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After months of waiting, Chelsea were finally confirmed as Premier League champions at the Hawthorns as they saw off the challenge of a plucky West Brom side, who, for much of the tie, looked likely to hold the visitors to a 0-0 draw.

It was substitute Michy Batshuayi who was the unlikeliest of heroes with a great run in the box to pounce on Cesar Azpilicueta’s draw back to break the deadlock late on.

Azpilicueta was in action at the other end of the field too, with an invaluable goal line clearance keeping the London side in with a shout and that goal secured the Premier League title for Antonio Conte’s side with two games left to play.

Here are how the Blues’ players rated:

Thibaut Courtois – 7

Much like all season, the Belgian had little to do but when called upon he did well and never looked under pressure. Good distribution looking to get the team on the attack.

Read on over the following pages to see how his team-mates rated…

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Sam is a Southend United fan and student based in the South-West. He has previously worked for various publications, including FourFourTwo magazine and ITV. Sam also has an extensive knowledge of Spanish football and has previously lived and worked in Spain. Find Sam on Twitter at @samleveridge.