• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 05 November 2011
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Ewood Park

Blackburn Rovers vs Chelsea


Team Lineups

Blackburn Rovers

1 Robinson
35 Lowe
4 Samba
5 Givet
3 Olsson
20 Rochina
15 Nzonzi
12 Pedersen
23 Hoilett
10 Formica
24 Yakubu
Substitutes
13 Bunn
8 Dunn
14 Petrovic
22 Blackman
25 Goodwillie
29 Vukcevic
31 Hanley

Chelsea

1 Cech
2 Ivanovic
33 Alex
26 Terry
3 Cole
7 Ramires
12 Mikel
8 Lampard
10 Mata
23 Sturridge
15 Malouda
Substitutes
22 Turnbull
6 Romeu
9 Torres
16 Meireles
17 Bosingwa
18 Lukaku
21 Kalou

Possession Stats

38%
62%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Blackburn Rovers

L L L L W L L L

Chelsea

W D L W D L W L
Head to Head
Chelsea
2-0
Blackburn 15-Jan-2011
Blackburn
1-2
Chelsea 30-Oct-2010
Blackburn
1-1
Chelsea 21-Mar-2010
Chelsea
5-0
Blackburn 24-Oct-2009
Chelsea
2-0
Blackburn 17-May-2009
Blackburn
0-2
Chelsea 09-Nov-2008


Live Text Commentary
92:27 +2.27
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Mikel on Ayegbeni Yakubu. Morten Gamst Pedersen crosses the ball in from the free kick, Branislav Ivanovic makes a clearance.

91:51 +1.51
Substitution
 

Oriol Romeu replaces Ramires.

91:39 +1.39
 

Strike by Fernando Torres from inside the six-yard box clear the bar.

90:25 +0.25
 

Foul by Raul Meireles on Martin Olsson, free kick awarded. The free kick is delivered left-footed by Morten Gamst Pedersen from left wing, clearance made by Branislav Ivanovic.

89:02
 

Effort on goal by Morten Gamst Pedersen from outside the area goes harmlessly over the bar.

88:22
 

Raul Meireles concedes a free kick for a foul on Morten Gamst Pedersen. Raul Meireles goes into the book for unsporting behaviour. Paul Robinson takes the direct free kick.

86:11
 

Corner taken by Morten Gamst Pedersen from the right by-line, Grant Hanley takes a shot. Daniel Sturridge takes a shot. David Hoilett gets a block in. The ball is sent over by Ramires.

85:45
 

David Hoilett gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Mikel. Alex takes the free kick.

83:35
 

The referee gives a free kick against Ashley Cole for handball. Indirect free kick taken by Paul Robinson.

81:40
Substitution
 

Morten Gamst Pedersen challenges Ramires unfairly and gives away a free kick. Juan Mata leaves the field to be replaced by Raul Meireles. Mikel takes the direct free kick.

79:49
 

Mauro Formica concedes a free kick for a foul on Daniel Sturridge. Direct free kick taken by Mikel.

78:43
Yellow card
 

Morten Gamst Pedersen concedes a free kick for a foul on Daniel Sturridge. Morten Gamst Pedersen receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Mikel takes the free kick.

78:01
 

David Dunn crosses the ball, clearance by Ashley Cole.

76:44
 

Corner taken by Morten Gamst Pedersen from the right by-line, Petr Cech makes a save.

75:07
Yellow card
 

Alex gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on David Dunn. Caution for Gael Givet. Daniel Sturridge shown a yellow card. Shot on goal comes in from Morten Gamst Pedersen from the free kick, Frank Lampard gets a block in.

72:33
 

The ball is crossed by Ashley Cole.

71:34
Substitution
 

Fernando Torres gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Gael Givet. David Dunn joins the action as a substitute, replacing Ruben Rochina. Direct free kick taken by Morten Gamst Pedersen.

70:44
 

Mauro Formica takes a shot. Ramires manages to make a clearance.

70:22
 

Juan Mata takes the inswinging corner, comfortable save by Paul Robinson.

70:03
 

Alex takes a shot. Gael Givet gets a block in.

68:46
 

Foul by Grant Hanley on Fernando Torres, free kick awarded. Grant Hanley goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour. Juan Mata takes the free kick.

68:37
 

A cross is delivered by Branislav Ivanovic, clearance by Gael Givet.

66:51
 

Ayegbeni Yakubu takes a shot. Save by Petr Cech.

64:39
 

David Hoilett takes a shot. Blocked by Alex.

63:58
 

Ramires challenges Steven Nzonzi unfairly and gives away a free kick. Paul Robinson takes the free kick.

61:12
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Juan Mata. Free kick taken by Paul Robinson.

52:53 +7.53
 

Ramires produces a right-footed shot from just outside the area that goes harmlessly over the target.

59:27
 

Mauro Formica takes a shot. Petr Cech makes a comfortable save.

58:32
 

Ramires takes a shot. Paul Robinson makes a save.

58:01
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Juan Mata from the right by-line, Morten Gamst Pedersen makes a clearance.

57:43
 

Frank Lampard takes a shot. Paul Robinson makes a save.

51:12 +6.12
 

Centre by David Hoilett, save by Petr Cech.

56:35
 

Ramires takes a shot. Blocked by Gael Givet. Inswinging corner taken by Frank Lampard, clearance made by Ruben Rochina.

56:17
 

Grant Hanley takes a shot. Petr Cech makes a save.

50:29 +5.29
 

Foul by Steven Nzonzi on Mikel, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Ashley Cole.

55:00
 

Ayegbeni Yakubu fouled by Mikel, the ref awards a free kick. Shot on goal comes in from Morten Gamst Pedersen from the free kick, save by Petr Cech.

49:53 +4.53
 

Juan Mata crosses the ball.

54:02
Yellow card
 

Jason Lowe is adjudged to have handled the ball. Jason Lowe receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Direct free kick taken by Frank Lampard.

49:25 +4.25
 

David Hoilett crosses the ball, clearance by Mikel.

53:27
 

The ball is swung over by David Hoilett, clearance by Alex.

52:23
 

Ruben Rochina takes a shot. Save by Petr Cech.

51:47
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Juan Mata. Paul Robinson takes the indirect free kick.

50:17
Goal
 

Frank Lampard scores a headed goal from close range. Blackburn 0-1 Chelsea.The assist for the goal came from Branislav Ivanovic.

48:48
 

Mauro Formica produces a cross, Mikel makes a clearance.

46:43 +1.43
 

The ball is delivered by Martin Olsson, clearance made by Alex.

46:52
 

Corner taken right-footed by Mikel from the left by-line to the near post, Fernando Torres takes a shot. Blocked by Morten Gamst Pedersen.

45:32 +0.32
Substitution
 

Grant Hanley on for Christopher Samba.

45:01
Substitution
 

Fernando Torres is brought on as a substitute for Florent Malouda.

43:30
 

Frank Lampard produces a right-footed shot from just outside the area that goes harmlessly over the target.

38:47
 

Unfair challenge on Florent Malouda by Gael Givet results in a free kick. Alex takes the direct free kick.

36:14
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Daniel Sturridge. Indirect free kick taken by Paul Robinson.

35:52
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ashley Cole by Ruben Rochina. Mikel takes the direct free kick.

34:08
 

Ruben Rochina takes a shot. Petr Cech makes a comfortable save.

33:36
 

Inswinging corner taken by Frank Lampard from the left by-line, Martin Olsson makes a clearance.

33:01
 

The offside flag is raised against David Hoilett. Free kick taken by Alex.

32:39
 

Frank Lampard concedes a free kick for a foul on Ayegbeni Yakubu. Morten Gamst Pedersen crosses the ball in from the free kick, clearance by Branislav Ivanovic.

30:51
 

The referee blows for offside. Ashley Cole restarts play with the free kick.

30:15
 

Corner taken left-footed by Morten Gamst Pedersen from the left by-line, Branislav Ivanovic manages to make a clearance.

27:53
 

Corner taken left-footed by Juan Mata, Paul Robinson makes a comfortable save.

27:38
 

Ayegbeni Yakubu is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Alex.

26:19
 

Unfair challenge on Ayegbeni Yakubu by Juan Mata results in a free kick. Paul Robinson restarts play with the free kick.

26:04
 

Corner taken right-footed by Frank Lampard, Gael Givet makes a clearance.

25:28
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Morten Gamst Pedersen on Ramires. Juan Mata restarts play with the free kick.

23:28
 

The ball is crossed by Daniel Sturridge.

22:32
 

The ball is delivered by Juan Mata, clearance made by Christopher Samba.

21:29
 

Frank Lampard takes a inswinging corner.

18:44
 

Effort from outside the penalty area by Ruben Rochina goes wide left of the target.

17:58
 

Corner taken left-footed by Morten Gamst Pedersen, save made by Petr Cech.

17:01
 

David Hoilett fouled by Ramires, the ref awards a free kick. Paul Robinson takes the free kick.

8:30
 

Ayegbeni Yakubu produces a right-footed shot from close range which goes wide of the left-hand upright.

6:41
 

Effort from outside the box by Florent Malouda goes wide right of the target.

5:45
 

Mauro Formica gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Frank Lampard. Free kick taken by Frank Lampard.

5:17
 

A cross is delivered by Branislav Ivanovic, Gael Givet manages to make a clearance.

4:22
 

Unfair challenge on Florent Malouda by Morten Gamst Pedersen results in a free kick. Branislav Ivanovic restarts play with the free kick.

3:47
 

The referee blows for offside against Christopher Samba. John Terry takes the free kick.

3:05
 

Outswinging corner taken by Morten Gamst Pedersen, clearance made by Ramires.

1:42
 

Frank Lampard takes a shot. Comfortable save by Paul Robinson.

1:08
 

A cross is delivered by Daniel Sturridge, save by Paul Robinson.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Man City 4 10 12
2 Crystal Palace 4 3 9
3 Leicester 4 3 8
4 Man Utd 3 2 7
5 Arsenal 4 0 7
6 Liverpool 4 -1 7
7 West Ham 4 3 6
8 Swansea 3 2 5
9 Everton 4 1 5
10 Norwich 3 0 4

Full Barclays Premier League Table