Former Chelsea defender Kurt Zouma scored the winner for West Ham United in a 3-2 victory against Liverpool.

Chelsea fans on social media were ecstatic after Kurt Zouma helped maintain their three-point lead in the Premier League with a winning goal against Liverpool on Sunday.

Kurt Zouma was one of the key factors in West Ham victory against Liverpool (Photo: Getty Images)

The Blues would have remained top of the table regardless of the result. But thanks to Zouma, they have now gained a point on Liverpool, despite the disappointing 1-1 draw with Burnley on Saturday.

The France international scored his first goal for the Hammers in West Ham’s 3-2 dramatic victory over Liverpool on Sunday.

Chelsea fans are aware of his goalscoring capability, especially from set-pieces, having seen him score several important goals for the Blues in the last few seasons.

Here are what Chelsea fans on Twitter said about Zouma’s decisive goal against Liverpool.

Chelsea's agent Zouma doing his work 🔥🔥
— Malik Ofori (@malikofori) 

We love you agent Zouma 😁💙
— The Blues Stand (@BluesStandGh)

Kurt Zouma ensuring Liverpool lose. Love it 👏💙
— CFC-Blues ⭐️⭐️ (@CFCBlues_com)

John Terry joined twitter. Liverpool dropped points. Agent Zouma scored against our rivals. What a day for Chelsea fans! 💙
— AYOLEX (@ayolex_official)

Sold Agent Zouma to West Ham and he scores the winning goal against Liverpool. Thomas Tuchel masterclass.
— NN (@Nxrwin)

Last weekend it was Conor Gallagher. This weekend Zouma. Chelsea agents making sure there’s only one possibility for winning the PL title — The Other Side Of The Coin ⭐️⭐️ (@TOSOTC_CFC)

Heading into the international break, Chelsea are now three points clear of second-placed Manchester City and third-placed West Ham.

Thomas Tuchel did not sound particularly excited about the break in a recent interview, but he is also already looking forward to making preparations for the next fixtures.

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