Chelsea moves 4 points away from fifth placed Tottenham after defeating the latter two goals to one at Stamford Bridge during the Premiership early kickoff on Saturday.
Frenchman Oliver Giroud opened the scoring for the Blues after just 15 minutes of play.
His opening goal on Saturday takes his tally to 14 goals in his last 14 starts for Chelsea in all competitions, scoring 10 and assisting four.
Full back, Marcos Alonso then doubled their lead after the restart to take their point tally to 44 points.
Antonio Rudiger then put the ball into the back of his own net to make the scoreline 2-1 deep into the second half and the Blues held on.