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Chelsea defeats Leicester by three and consolidates its lead

Chelsea scored three clean goals against its host Leicester City on Saturday in the opening matches of the twelfth round of the English Premier League to consolidate its lead in the competition table.

Chelsea ended the first half with two clean goals, scored by German Antonio Rudiger and French Ngolo Kante in the 14th and 28th minutes, and in the second half, American substitute Christian Pulisic added the team’s third goal in the 71st minute.

Chelsea raised its score to 29 points, expanding the difference with Manchester City and West Ham to six points until the end of the rest of the stage matches, while Leicester City’s balance froze at 15 points in twelfth place after it suffered a second defeat, compared to one draw in the last three matches it played in the competition.

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