EPL: Not so Terry-fic

EPL: Not so Terry-fic
Chelsea's John Terry scores an own goal for Crystal Palace's first goal.

There was none of the swagger seen in their last match, a 6-0 demolition of Arsenal.

Neither was there any indication, from their performance, that they were the champions-elect that the spectators at Selhurst Park were watching last night.

Against a team fighting for Premiership survival, Chelsea looked ordinary.

Very ordinary, in fact.

In the end, the Blues fell flat on their faces.

Crystal Palace pulled off a shock 1-0 home win, courtesy of a John Terry own-goal, to strike a massive blow to Chelsea's title hopes.

Palace's limitations were plain to see.

Their approach lacked the subtlety required to break down a team which kept 14 clean sheets prior to this mismatch.

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