Chelsea easily beat doomed Portsmouth at Fratton Park to retake second spot in the Premier League. Carlo Ancelotti will be pleased to see his side bounce back from some fairly average performances.
A brace each from Didier Drogba and Florent Malouda led the Stamford Bridge side past Pompey and Blues’ former manager Avram Grant. The win sees the top three in the Premier League separated by just three points as the season nears an exciting conclusion.
Frank Lampard added a fifth in the dying seconds.
Portsmouth 0-1 Chelsea (Drogba)
Portsmouth 0-2 Chelsea (Malouda)
Portsmouth 0-3 Chelsea (Malouda)
Portsmouth 0-4 Chelsea (Drogba)