Chelsea recovered from their last loss in the Carabao Cup with a 2-0 win over Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League. Goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga was beaten at Stamford Bridge.
Defender Davinson Sanchez, Hugo Lloris, defeated Tottenham goalkeeper Hugo Lloris in the second half, before Kieran Trippier's late goal stopped him from getting closer to goal. The top four in the league.
For the Spurs, third, it was a consecutive loss in the league for the first time since September. They are now nine points behind league leaders Liverpool and local rivals Arsenal at just four points.
Arrizabalaga sparked controversy Sunday at Wembley when he refused to be replaced in the last minutes of overtime. Maurizio Sarri's manager reacted by dropping him for Wednesday's derby in London. The Spaniard was sitting on the bench while Willy Caballero was holding a white sheet in his place.