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Checkout 3 teams that could deny Chelsea the 2016/2017 EPL title

Checkout 3 teams that could deny Chelsea the 2016/2017 EPL title

- There are six games remaining this season in the Premier League

- Chelsea are currently topping the standings with 75 points, as Tottenham close-in on 71

- A loss for Antonio Conte's men in any of the remaining fixtures could be detrimental

With the Blue's 2 -0 loss to Manchester United on Easter Sunday, April 16, it looks like the race for glory in the English Premier League has been blown open as Chelsea's lead had been cut out from 15 to just 4 points with six games left to play.

Football lovers around the world are already making permutations as to Tottenham's chances of overtaking Chelsea to the title.

Although, Chelsea are favorites to win the Premier League title considering their sparkling form this season, but they now seem to be sitting on the throne of despair with six games to go.

Just like Moses, checkout 3 teams that could prevent Chelsea from entering the PROMISED LAND

Chelsea coach Antonio Conte

NAIJ.com takes a look at 3 Premier League teams that could destroy Chelsea's hope of winning the Premier League title this term.

1. Everton v Chelsea - April 30, 2017

Everton are one of the three Premier League clubs that could stop Chelsea from winning the Premier League title although the Blues annihilated them 5-0 in the first fixture on November 5, 2016.

With Romelu Lukaku's blazing scoring form who already has 24 goals this season, Chelsea could drop all three points. Also, Everton who are sixth on the table will be looking to seal the spot at least or move higher. They want to claim a European spot ahead of Arsenal.

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2. Chelsea v Middlesbrough - May 8, 2017

Middlesbrough are still battling to escape relegation this term in the Premier League, and they could spoil the show for the Chelsea when they meet at Stamford Bridge.

Although the Blues won the reverse fixture 1-0 on November 20, 2016 when Middlesbrough were in the middle of the table and not now that they are fighting against relegation.

3. West Brom v Chelsea - May 12, 2017

Diego Costa's goal at the death on December 11, 2016 gave Chelsea a narrow win over West Brom at Stamford Bridge and these two sides will meet again on May 12 where West Brom would want to avenge their loss in the first leg.

West Brom are not currently comfortable on the Premier League standings, and a defeat for them in this tie could see them go down on the log.

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