Middlesbrough vs Chelsea live: Diego Costa goal sends Blues to the top of the Premier League

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Chelsea sit pretty at the top of the Premier League table they beat Middlesbrough 1-0 at The Riverside on Sunday afternoon thanks to Diego Costa's first-half strike, which proved enough to lift Antonio Conte's side above Liverpool and into first place for the first time this season. Re-live the action here.

  • Chelsea beat Middlesbrough 1-0 at the Riverside Stadium
  • Diego Costa goal four minutes before half-time seals all three points
  • Boro fail to have a sho on target until the 78th minute
  • Victor Moses missed chance to make it 2-0 and put result beyond doubt
  • Chelsea no lead Premier League with one-point gap to Liverpool and Manchester City

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This weekend’s Premier League fixtures


Manchester United 1-1 Arsenal

Crystal Palace 1-2 Manchester City

Everton 1-1 Swansea City

Southampton 0-0 Liverpool

Stoke City 0-1 Bournemouth

Sunderland 3-0 Hull City

Watford 2-1 Leicester City

Totenham 3-2 West Ham


Chelsea vs Middlesbrough – 16:00


West Brom vs Burnely – 20:00