Chelsea’s Belgian midfielder Eden Hazard celebrates scoring his team’s third goal during the 3-1 win at Manchester City on 3 December 2016. / AFP PHOTO

By Andah John

Chelsea recorded their eighth win on the trot as they came from a goal down to defeat Manchester City 3-1 at Etihad stadium.

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It looked like the Blues were headed for a long afternoon when Pep Guardiola’s side took the lead courtesy Gary Cahill’s own goal.

But Diego Costa levelled matters in the 60th minute.

Thereafter, Willian and Hazard scored on the break as the west London side stunned the City faithful.

Chelsea maintain lead

Antonio Conte’s side kept their place at the top of  the Premier League standings with 34 points from 14 games.