Jose Mourinho's men continued their fine form with yet another home Premier League win while in-form Spurs picked up three points under Tim SherwoodSunday saw plenty of action at the top of the table as Spurs moved into fifth place after a 3-1 win over Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium.
However, the clash of the day was at Stamford Bridge where Chelsea piled more misery on Manchester United and manager David Moyes.
Striker Samuel Eto'o was the architect scoring three times to hand the reigning champions yet another defeat and keep the Blues just two points off leaders Arsenal.
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Off to a flyer | Danny Rose celebrates with Emmanuel Adebayor
Home Help | A Chico Flores own goal puts Spurs two up
At the Double | Adebayor strokes home his second of the afternoon
Sinking Swans | The hosts are dejected after falling to yet another defeat
United Support |Scarves on sale outside Stamford Bridge
Double Act | Samuel Eto'o and Eden Hazard warm up at Stamford Bridge
Cech Mate | The Chelsea goalkeeper denies Ashley Young early on
Back of the Net | Eto'o opens the scoring at Stamford Bridge
Under Pressure | David Moyes cuts a dejected figure on the touchline
Side-netting | Patrice Evra thumps a shot wide for the visitors
Two Good | Eto'o grabs his second just before half-time
United Rant | The visiting fans make their feelings known
Hat-trick Hero | Eto'o grabs his third of the afternoon
Samuel Celebrates | The Chelsea striker looks delighted after netting his third
Red Mist | Vidic is sent off late on to compound United's misery