The improving Morata, though, scored his fourth goal in as many Premier League appearances, converting a free-kick from substitute Eden Hazard to set the Blues up a fourth consecutive win in all competitions.
James McArthur stabbed a clever through-ball forward for Townsend, who raced clear of David Luiz before drilling a powerful low finish into the bottom corner - his first goal in 20 Premier League games.
Goalscoring continues to be Palace's biggest weakness: they've already drawn six blanks this campaign (all competitions) and two of their seven league goals have been penalties.
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'Last year was hard for me for many things. 3-1 to Chelsea.
DF Antonio Rudiger, 8 - Sarri no doubt wished Townsend had been in a footrace with the Germany worldwide rather than Luiz for Palace's equaliser.
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Footballlive.ng can report that the Italian gaffer hinted as much on Thursday evening, with a terse reaction, after queries from the British media over the continued absence of Moses in the match day squad.
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It is also the first time in 30 years that three teams in England's top division have remained unbeaten after 11 rounds of fixtures.
The Belgian worldwide returned to training on Thursday but Sarri says he's not ready to play the full ninety minutes just yet so Hazard may have to make-do with a place on the bench. Eden Hazard is likely to return to the side, whilst Wilfred Zaha should be back for the Eagles after knocking his shoulder against Arsenal.
Key Stat: Ross Barkley is the first Englishman to score in three consecutive Premier League games for Chelsea since Frank Lampard in 2013.
Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri has been delivering some brilliant results at the Stamford Bridge, but he has not been able to use some of his players, the most important of them being Danny Drinkwater and Victor Moses. Had he been partnered by a proper striker, then who knows what might have possible in this game and where they might sit in the table, instead of 14th with only eight goals to their name.
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However, Sarri has switched back to an unorthodox four-man defence to leave Alonso with less cover at the back and the former Bolton star has been forced to adopt more defensive responsibility this term.