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Huddersfield Town V Chelsea - As it happened.

Pin Official lineups of the Premier League match between Huddersfield and Chelsea. BeSoccer
Official lineups of the Premier League match between Huddersfield and Chelsea. BeSoccer

Huddersfield Town V Chelsea - As it happened.

Jack Ottman by Jack Ottman @jackottman - 0 5,779

Join us for live text updates of the Premier League clash between Huddersfield and Chelsea at the John Smith's Stadium.

Chelsea eased past Huddersfield thanks to goals from Bakayoko, Willian and Pedro before Depoitre got a late consolation for the home side.
Huddersfield have a consolation! Smith crosses in from the right and Depoitre heads past Courtois into the far corner!
Courtois gets down well to save after Ampadu flicks a cross towards his own goal.
Williams' shot from outside the area is deflected towards the goal from Depoitre but it's just wide of the near post.
Moses crosses in and Batshuayi tries to get the ball into the back of the net from a scramble, but Lossl gathers.
Batshuayi tries to play a one-two with Pedro on the edge of the area as he drives forward, but the Spaniard is flagged offside.
Chelsea make their final change as Christensen is replaced by youngster Ethan Ampadu for his Premier League debut.
Alonso tries to cut the ball back from the left hand side but Jorgensen clears for a throw-in.
Huddersfield make their final change as Depoitre comes on for Mounie.
Kante is replaced by Drinkwater in Chelsea's second change.
Chelsea's first change sees Batshuayi replace Hazard.
The ball falls for Pedro on the edge of the area but he blazes over the Huddersfield bar. Moments later he sweeps a shot inches wide of the post after Hazard flicks the ball back to him.
Huddersfield make their second change as Hadergjonaj replaces Lowe.
First real chance for Huddersfield as Ince gets in behind the defence. He looks to lift it over Courtois but the Belgian keeper stands tall and blocks the effort, before Christensen heads clear.
Hazard jinks past two defenders into the box before releasing the shot from a tight angle on the right but Lossl just about gets a foot to the shot as Hazard tried to nutmeg him.
Some good build-up play and a flick from Hazard ends with Moses in possession on the right of the area, and his low shot is deflected into the side netting.
The Brazilian winger has had an excellent game today.
The home fans are still in fine voice despite the negative scoreline.
3-0! PEDRO! Huddersfield struggle to clear after Alonso crosses in into the area and Willian lays the ball back for Pedro, who lashes the ball into the top right corner from around 15 yards out.
Huddersfield get the ball rolling in the second half.
Change for Huddersfield at the break as Jonathan Hogg is replaced by Dean Whitehead.
The referee brings an end to the half and Chelsea lead 2-0 thanks to goals from Bakayoko and Willian. The Blues have been dominant in the first 45.
One minute added on.
Chelsea break and Hazard finds Pedro in plenty of space on the left, but Lossl is out quickly to block his goalbound effort.
2-0 CHELSEA! WILLIAN! Alonso crosses in from the left and Willian heads down from the back post after Lossl misse it and it bounces into the goal to double Chelsea's lead!
Bakayoko just wide! Bakayoko rises to meet Willian's free-kick in from the right, but his header flies just wide of the far post.
Willian swings a free-kick in from the left and it's cleared to Kante on the edge of the area, but he volleys well over the bar.
Huddersfield are trying with the long ball to Mounie but he really hasn't had much to go off so far. Chelsea are looking for a second goal to potentially kill the game off but Huddersfield are still disciplined in defence.
GOAL CHELSEA! BAKAYOKO! Good build up play from Chelsea after Lossl miscues his clearance. Hazard flicks to Willian who plays across to Bakayoko and the Frenchman bursts into the left side of the area before dinking over Lossl to make it 1-0
Mooy tries to release Ince down the left but Azpilicueta does well and wins a free-kick off the Huddersfield winger.
Moses turns Williams' cross behind for the first corner of the match. The ball falls for Mounie at the near post but he is flagged offside as he miscues his shot.
Moses crosses in for Hazard who takes a touch but the linesman raises his flag before he gets the shot away.
Moses sends a dangerous ball in from the right but Lossl gets there first to punch away and Mooy can clear.
First attack for Huddersfield sees Kachunga chipping it back to Mooy, who volleys from 25 yards out, but his effort is blocked by Azpilicueta.
The away side are dominant here and all the play is in the Huddersfield half, but the Terriers are remaining tight.
Pedro has the ball in the back of the net after he pokes under Lossl, but once again he is flagged offside.
Chelsea controlling the ball in the opening minutes, but they are yet to threaten the Huddersfield defence.
Alonso sets Pedro down the left hand side but he is flagged offside.
Chelsea kick off to get the game started!
The teams are out onto the pitch and kick-off is moments away!
Chelsea's bid to retain the Premier League title has not gone to plan so far this season.
Antonio Conte ruled out a title challenge after Chelsea's loss to West Ham on the weekend, and they will look to bounce back from their defeat to strengthen their position in the top four.
David Wagner's side will hope to extend their strong home form, having won three of their last four home games, with the only loss coming to Manchester City.
Chelsea currently sit in third place in the Premier League, 14 points behind league leaders Manchester City. Meanwhile, Huddersfield are in 12th place with 18 points from 16 games.
Antonio Conte makes four changes from the side which lost 1-0 to West Ham. Cahill, Zappacosta and Fabregas also make way for Rudiger, Willian and Moses, while Pedro replaces the injured Morata.
The Terriers make one change from their 2-0 win over Brighton, with Williams coming in for Quaner.
Chelsea starting XI: Courtois, Moses, Azpilicueta, Rudiger, Christensen, Alonso, Bakayoko, Kante, Willian, Hazard, Pedro Subs: Caballero, Fabregas, Drinkwater, Musonda, Batshuayi, Cahill, Ampadu
Huddersfield starting XI: Lossl, Smith, Zanka, Schindler, Lowe, Mooy, Hogg, Kachunga, Williams, Ince, Mounie Subs: Coleman, Whitehead, Cranie, Van La Parra, Depoitre, Quaner, Hadergjonaj
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