Chelsea are joint top of the table with 20 points and the Blues are only second based on goal difference ahead of this crucial weekend clash against Manchester United.
Former Blues boss Jose Mourinho has admitted that Chelsea are doing well in the league this season and are capable of winning the league.
Asked about Chelsea’s impressive start to the season, Mourinho replied: “The results speak for themselves. Obviously they are not playing in the Champions League.
“That puts them just in the Premier League, and in the Premier League the results speak for themselves. Very good results, top of the league and of course lots of good players.”
Mourinho also admitted that Chelsea star Eden Hazard can help the Blues to the title with his outstanding form.
Ahead of Chelsea’s Premier League clash with Manchester United on Saturday, Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho admitted Chelsea star Eden Hazard has the talent to decide the Premier League title race.
“He is a good kid,” Mourinho told Sky Sports.
“He was a good kid in my time and now he is a good man, three or four years more maturity he was a kid and now is a man.
“I think he knows how good he is, I think he knows how much he can influence the destiny of his team in the course of a season.
“In my first season he was voted the best player in the Premier League and the team was champion. In my second season he was not very good, but we were not very good.
“Then Antonio comes, he was the best player in the Premier League and they won the title again, and he knows that with his talent he can influence the destiny of his team.”