Chelsea closed the gap on Barclays Premier League leaders Manchester United thanks to a 79th-minute strike by Didier Drogba which game them a 1-0 win over Portsmouth.
The Ivorian pounced to curl a low right-footed shot into the corner of the net, after Portsmouth had failed to clear a Jose Bosingwa cross.
Pompey squandered two great second-half chances to earn a vital win. But Guus Hiddink's fourth straight success as Chelsea boss puts them just four points behind United, who have two games in hand on the Blues.
Copyright (c) PA Sport 2009, All Rights Reserved.
Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE: https://www.givemesport.com/writeforgms