Photo: Marcos Alonso sends message to Chelsea fans ahead of Palace trip

Marcos Alonso took to social media to celebrate Chelsea's 1-0 win over Sunderland on Wednesday night

Marcos Alonso has taken to social media to reveal his delight at helping Chelsea secure a 1-0 victory over Sunderland and maintain their winning run in the Premier League.

The Blues are starting to pull away as the team to beat in the race for the Premier League title after securing their 10th victory on the spin in the top flight.

Chelsea are currently six points clear of second-placed Liverpool in the race for the title as the hectic festive period in the Premier League looms large.

And Alonso was delighted to play his part in helping Chelsea to extend their winning run on Wednesday night.

Summer signing Alonso posted the picture above on his personal Instagram account and wrote the caption: “10 victories in a row…🔝🔵! #CFC #SUNCHE @chelseafc”

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Chelsea are now gearing up for their final Premier League game before Christmas – their trip to Crystal Palace on Saturday lunchtime, as they look to make it 11 wins on the spin in the Premier League.

The Blues finished 10th and without a trophy in the Premier League last season.

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