• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Wed 10 November 2010
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: Stamford Bridge
Chelsea

Chelsea

Essien 29"

1 - 0

Chelsea vs Fulham


Team Lineups

Chelsea

1 Cech
17 Bosingwa
2 Ivanovic
26 Terry
3 Cole
5 Essien
12 Mikel
18 Zhirkov
21 Kalou
11 Drogba
15 Malouda
Substitutes
22 Turnbull
7 Ramires
19 Ferreira
23 Sturridge
43 Bruma
44 Kakuta
46 McEachran

Fulham

1 Schwarzer
2 Kelly
5 Hangeland
18 Hughes
28 Briggs
29 Davies
13 Murphy
20 Etuhu
16 Duff
23 Dempsey
30 Dembele
Substitutes
12 Stockdale
4 Pantsil
8 Johnson
11 Gera
21 Johnson
26 Dikgacoi
27 Greening

Possession Stats

51%
49%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Chelsea

D W W W W D W W

Fulham

L L W W L D L D
Head to Head
Chelsea
2-1
Fulham 28-Dec-2009
Fulham
0-2
Chelsea 23-Aug-2009
Chelsea
3-1
Fulham 02-May-2009
Fulham
2-2
Chelsea 28-Dec-2008
Fulham
1-2
Chelsea 01-Jan-2008
Chelsea
0-0
Fulham 29-Sep-2007


Live Text Commentary
93:39 +3.39
Red card
 

Michael Essien gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Clinton Dempsey. Red card for Michael Essien. Danny Murphy takes the free kick.

92:50 +2.5
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Simon Davies on Mikel. Free kick taken by Petr Cech.

90:15 +0.15
 

Simon Davies crosses the ball, clearance by John Terry.

89:37
 

The ball is delivered by Stephen Kelly, Branislav Ivanovic makes a clearance.

87:48
Substitution
 

Jose Bosingwa leaves the field to be replaced by Paulo Ferreira.

86:56
 

Didier Drogba gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Damien Duff. Mark Schwarzer restarts play with the free kick.

84:39
Substitution
 

Salomon Kalou leaves the field to be replaced by Daniel Sturridge.

82:57
 

Clinton Dempsey has an effort at goal from just outside the area which goes wide of the left-hand post.

81:39
 

Zoltan Gera produces a volleyed right-footed shot from 20 yards. Save by Petr Cech. Free kick awarded for a foul by Mikel on Simon Davies. The free kick is delivered left-footed by Damien Duff from right channel, Didier Drogba manages to make a clearance.

79:25
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Damien Duff on Salomon Kalou. Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Didier Drogba, Mark Schwarzer makes a comfortable save.

78:18
Substitution
 

Effort from deep inside the area by Didier Drogba misses to the left of the goal. (Fulham) makes a substitution, with Zoltan Gera coming on for Matthew Briggs.

76:42
Substitution
 

Michael Essien produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide left of the goal. Ramires comes on in place of Florent Malouda.

75:24
 

Ashley Cole concedes a free kick for a foul on Damien Duff. Ashley Cole goes into the book for unsporting behaviour. Aaron Hughes takes the direct free kick.

72:35
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Salomon Kalou by Brede Hangeland. Free kick taken by Mikel.

71:49
 

Clinton Dempsey takes a shot. Brilliant save by Petr Cech. Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Simon Davies, save made by Petr Cech.

70:19
 

Moussa Dembele challenges Mikel unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Michael Essien.

69:15
 

John Terry gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Damien Duff. Damien Duff delivers the ball from the free kick left-footed from right wing, Foul by Brede Hangeland on Didier Drogba, free kick awarded. Petr Cech takes the free kick.

67:26
 

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Yury Zhirkov played to the near post, Florent Malouda takes a shot. Save made by Mark Schwarzer. Shot from 25 yards by Mikel. Save by Mark Schwarzer. Salomon Kalou delivers the ball, Effort from inside the area by Michael Essien misses to the right of the goal.

65:34
 

Shot from 18 yards from Didier Drogba. Clearance made by Aaron Hughes.

64:56
 

Shot from just outside the box by Michael Essien goes over the bar.

63:08
 

Centre by Didier Drogba, save made by Mark Schwarzer.

60:52
Substitution
 

Andrew Johnson replaces Dickson Etuhu.

58:08
 

Simon Davies challenges Michael Essien unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Yury Zhirkov.

57:57
 

Stephen Kelly produces a cross, John Terry manages to make a clearance.

56:11
 

Jose Bosingwa fouled by Danny Murphy, the ref awards a free kick. Mikel takes the free kick.

55:30
 

Didier Drogba challenges Brede Hangeland unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Mark Schwarzer.

54:55
 

Salomon Kalou takes a shot. Mark Schwarzer makes a save.

54:31
 

The ball is crossed by Yury Zhirkov, Brede Hangeland manages to make a clearance.

53:26
 

Damien Duff is caught offside. Petr Cech takes the indirect free kick.

52:38
 

The official flags Clinton Dempsey offside. Petr Cech takes the indirect free kick.

51:51
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Matthew Briggs by Jose Bosingwa. Free kick crossed right-footed by Danny Murphy from left wing, Michael Essien manages to make a clearance.

49:28
 

Michael Essien challenges Clinton Dempsey unfairly and gives away a free kick. Michael Essien receives a caution. Brede Hangeland takes the free kick.

48:06
 

Damien Duff delivers the ball, comfortable save by Petr Cech.

46:01
 

Clinton Dempsey concedes a free kick for a foul on Mikel. Jose Bosingwa takes the direct free kick.

44:49
 

Centre by Florent Malouda, Matthew Briggs manages to make a clearance.

44:22
 

Foul by Stephen Kelly on Florent Malouda, free kick awarded. Florent Malouda takes the direct free kick.

43:38
 

Shot from outside the area by Jose Bosingwa misses to the left of the goal.

42:38
 

The ball is sent over by Damien Duff, Branislav Ivanovic gets a block in. Outswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Damien Duff, clearance by Didier Drogba.

41:26
 

Salomon Kalou produces a right-footed shot from close in which goes wide of the left-hand upright.

40:25
 

The ball is sent over by Florent Malouda, Salomon Kalou produces a left-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the left of the target.

39:58
 

Florent Malouda takes a shot. Comfortable save by Mark Schwarzer.

35:22
 

Corner taken by Damien Duff, Didier Drogba manages to make a clearance. Centre by Damien Duff, Dickson Etuhu takes a shot. Clearance made by Michael Essien. Corner taken short by Simon Davies.

34:09
 

John Terry fouled by Dickson Etuhu, the ref awards a free kick. Michael Essien takes the free kick.

33:35
 

Foul by Jose Bosingwa on Matthew Briggs, free kick awarded. Mark Schwarzer restarts play with the free kick.

32:32
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Simon Davies on Yury Zhirkov. John Terry takes the direct free kick.

29:39
Goal
 

Michael Essien finds the back of the net with a headed goal from deep inside the penalty box. Chelsea 1-0 Fulham.Salomon Kalou provided the assist for the goal.

27:52
 

Matthew Briggs concedes a free kick for a foul on Salomon Kalou. Didier Drogba produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick, save by Mark Schwarzer. Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Michael Essien by Damien Duff. Mikel delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from right wing, clearance by Clinton Dempsey.

26:20
 

Didier Drogba challenges Aaron Hughes unfairly and gives away a free kick. Mark Schwarzer takes the direct free kick.

25:20
 

Mikel fouled by Clinton Dempsey, the ref awards a free kick. Jose Bosingwa restarts play with the free kick.

24:13
 

Didier Drogba takes a shot. Save by Mark Schwarzer.

23:21
 

The ball is crossed by Jose Bosingwa, clearance by Simon Davies.

21:48
 

Mikel takes a shot. Save made by Mark Schwarzer.

21:21
 

Matthew Briggs takes a shot. Comfortable save by Petr Cech.

19:41
 

Foul by John Terry on Clinton Dempsey, free kick awarded. Free kick crossed by Danny Murphy, John Terry makes a clearance.

18:58
 

Damien Duff produces a cross, clearance by Ashley Cole.

17:36
 

Ashley Cole delivers the ball, clearance by Aaron Hughes.

16:12
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Yury Zhirkov, John Terry takes a shot. Salomon Kalou crosses the ball, save made by Mark Schwarzer.

14:18
 

Didier Drogba produces a cross, Aaron Hughes makes a clearance. The ball is sent over by Michael Essien, Simon Davies manages to make a clearance.

12:25
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Dickson Etuhu by Mikel. Danny Murphy takes the free kick.

10:21
 

Moussa Dembele fouled by Jose Bosingwa, the ref awards a free kick. Dickson Etuhu restarts play with the free kick.

8:20
 

Didier Drogba is caught offside. Indirect free kick taken by Mark Schwarzer.

7:22
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Ashley Cole. Mark Schwarzer restarts play with the free kick.

6:43
 

Moussa Dembele challenges John Terry unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Petr Cech.

3:50
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Danny Murphy by Yury Zhirkov. Direct free kick taken by Danny Murphy.

2:28
 

Michael Essien crosses the ball. Salomon Kalou delivers the ball, Aaron Hughes manages to make a clearance. Michael Essien takes a shot. Blocked by Dickson Etuhu. Corner taken by Florent Malouda from the right by-line to the near post, clearance by Aaron Hughes. Florent Malouda takes the inswinging corner, clearance made by Brede Hangeland.

Kick off
 

The ref blows the whistle to start the match.

Half time
 

The whistle is blown to end the first half.

Full time
 

The match has reached full-time.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 35 42 83
2 Man City 35 35 70
3 Arsenal 34 33 70
4 Man Utd 35 24 65
5 Liverpool 35 11 61
6 Tottenham Hotspur 35 5 58
7 Southampton 35 20 57
8 Swansea 35 -1 53
9 West Ham 35 1 47
10 Stoke 35 -5 47

Full Barclays Premier League Table