TOTTENHAM 3-1 CHELSEA: 7 STATS FROM THE GAME

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Tottenham moved above Chelsea to third on the table after their 3-1 victory over Chelsea at the Wembley Stadium on Saturday.

Here are some stats from the game:

1. Maurizio Sarri is the first permanent Chelsea manager to lose their first Premier League game against Spurs. His 12-game unbeaten start also came to an end.

2. Tottenham are the first team to score three against Chelsea since Maurizio Sarri took charge of Chelsea.

3. Maurizio Sarri revealed before the game that he loves Tottenham midfielder Christian Eriksen and the midfielder created seven chances against Chelsea. It is the most by a player in a single Premier League game this season.

4. Jorginho completed fewer passes vs. Spurs than he has managed in a single Premier League game so far this season (52 attempted, 43 completed). His pass accuracy of 82.69% against Tottenham is his lowest this season.

5. Chelsea completed 246 passes in the first half against Tottenham, the fewest the Blues have completed in the opening 45 minutes of a Premier League game this season.

6. Dele Alli has now scored more goals (6) across all competitions against Chelsea than any other team he has faced in his career.

7. Alvaro Morata was flagged offside three times against Tottenham. He has been flagged offside more times (18) than any other player in the Premier League this season.

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