Chelsea have one hand on the Premier League title after Eden Hazard fired them to a 1-0 win over Manchester United at Stamford Bridge.
Jose Mourinho's third Premier League title, and Chelsea's first for five years, could be just 11 days away after Hazard's 38th-minute strike rounded off a neat move and put them 10 points clear of second-placed Arsenal.
And if they win at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday week, Chelsea could be crowned champions at Leicester three days later.
Manchester City fans briefly sung Manuel Pellegrini's name in the opening exchanges. It may be deceptive. Some sections of the club's support would rather he left but this was not a day to revolt. West Ham were obliging opponents and City cruised to a forgettable win.
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Eden Hazard was thrilled to rise to the occasion and live up to his prematch billing as Chelsea's match-winner against Manchester United.
The Belgium playmaker's first-half goal -- his 18th of the season in all competitions -- earned the Blues a 1-0 win which took Jose Mourinho's men 10 points clear at the top of the Premier League and within reach of the title.
Hazard told Chelsea TV: "Every game I try to do one good moment. This is my job. I like my job. I try to give pleasure to the fans...