• The FA Cup
  • Date: Sat 05 May 2012
  • Kick-off: 17:15
  • Venue: Wembley Stadium
Chelsea

Chelsea

Ramires 10"

Drogba 51"

2 - 1
Liverpool

Liverpool

Carroll 63"

Chelsea vs Liverpool


Team Lineups

Chelsea

1 Cech
17 Bosingwa
2 Ivanovic
26 Terry
3 Cole
7 Ramires10"
12 Mikel
8 Lampard
21 Kalou
11 Drogba51"
10 Mata
Substitutes
22 Turnbull
5 Essien
9 Torres
15 Malouda
16 Meireles
19 Ferreira
23 Sturridge

Liverpool

25 Reina
2 Johnson
37 Skrtel
5 Agger
3 Jose Enrique
20 Spearing
14 Henderson
19 Downing
8 Gerrard
39 Bellamy
7 Suarez
Substitutes
32 Doni
9 Carroll63"
11 Maxi
18 Kuyt
23 Carragher
33 Shelvey
34 Kelly

Possession Stats

44%
56%

Form Guide - The FA Cup

Chelsea

D W L W W L W L

Liverpool

L W D W W D W L


Live Text Commentary
94:56 +4.56
 

Salomon Kalou takes a shot. Martin Skrtel gets a block in.

93:54 +3.54
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Didier Drogba by Steven Gerrard. Frank Lampard fires a strike on goal direct from the free kick, save by Jose Reina.

91:51 +1.51
 

Martin Skrtel delivers the ball, Daniel Agger takes a shot. Petr Cech makes a save.

91:13 +1.13
 

Andy Carroll takes a shot. Blocked by John Terry.

90:19 +0.19
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Dirk Kuyt on Ashley Cole. Petr Cech takes the free kick.

89:45
Substitution
 

Florent Malouda on for Juan Mata.

89:12
 

Glen Johnson takes a shot. Blocked by Juan Mata.

89:01
 

Stewart Downing decides to take the corner short.

88:18
 

Stewart Downing takes a inswinging corner to the near post, clearance made by John Terry.

87:43
 

Stewart Downing takes a inswinging corner from the right by-line to the near post, John Terry makes a clearance.

86:35
 

Andy Carroll fouled by Salomon Kalou, the ref awards a free kick. Steven Gerrard has an effort direct from the free kick.

86:18
 

Martin Skrtel takes a shot. Blocked by Branislav Ivanovic.

85:50
 

Corner taken by Stewart Downing from the left by-line, clearance by John Terry.

85:42
 

Sanchez Jose Enrique delivers the ball, Jose Bosingwa manages to make a clearance.

85:34
 

Steven Gerrard delivers the ball, clearance by Jose Bosingwa.

81:52
Yellow card
 

Luis Suarez booked.

81:22
 

Andy Carroll takes a shot. Petr Cech makes a fantastic save.

80:17
 

Shot from just outside the box by Jordan Henderson goes over the crossbar.

79:23
 

A cross is delivered by Jordan Henderson, clearance made by John Terry.

78:57
 

Didier Drogba concedes a free kick for a foul on Sanchez Jose Enrique. Steven Gerrard takes the free kick.

76:32
Substitution
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Luis Suarez. Dirk Kuyt replaces Craig Bellamy. Indirect free kick taken by Petr Cech.

75:41
Substitution
 

Raul Meireles replaces Ramires.

75:24
 

A cross is delivered by Glen Johnson, Andy Carroll produces a header from inside the area that goes over the crossbar.

74:58
 

The ball is swung over by Stewart Downing, Ashley Cole makes a clearance.

74:52
 

The ball is sent over by Steven Gerrard, Branislav Ivanovic makes a clearance.

73:58
 

The ball is swung over by Sanchez Jose Enrique, Headed effort on goal by Andy Carroll from inside the penalty box misses to the right of the target.

73:42
 

Centre by Stewart Downing, clearance by Branislav Ivanovic.

72:54
 

A cross is delivered by Sanchez Jose Enrique, Headed effort from inside the area by Daniel Agger misses to the right of the target.

72:39
 

Short corner taken by Steven Gerrard.

72:27
 

Luis Suarez takes a shot. Save made by Petr Cech.

71:21
 

Jordan Henderson sends in a cross.

70:24
 

The official flags Luis Suarez offside. Free kick taken by Petr Cech.

69:36
 

A cross is delivered by Stewart Downing, Steven Gerrard has shot on goal from just outside the penalty box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

69:33
 

Steven Gerrard sends in a cross.

68:07
 

Branislav Ivanovic fouled by Stewart Downing, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Petr Cech.

67:37
 

The ball is swung over by Craig Bellamy, Petr Cech makes a save.

66:17
 

Glen Johnson has an effort at goal from outside the penalty box missing to the wide left of the goal.

66:13
 

The ball is crossed by Stewart Downing, clearance by Branislav Ivanovic.

65:58
 

The ball is swung over by Craig Bellamy, clearance made by John Terry.

65:07
 

Jordan Henderson produces a right-footed shot from outside the penalty area and misses left.

64:39
 

Juan Mata is caught offside. Free kick taken by Jose Reina.

63:37
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Andy Carroll from deep inside the penalty area high into the middle of the goal. Chelsea 2-1 Liverpool.Assist on the goal came from Stewart Downing.

63:06
 

Effort from deep inside the area by Didier Drogba misses to the left of the target.

61:11
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Didier Drogba by Luis Suarez. Frank Lampard has a direct shot on goal from the free kick.

59:37
 

The ball is delivered by Stewart Downing.

58:52
 

Effort from the edge of the box by Salomon Kalou goes wide of the right-hand upright.

58:34
 

Centre by Steven Gerrard, clearance made by Branislav Ivanovic.

57:47
 

The ball is swung over by Glen Johnson, clearance by Branislav Ivanovic.

57:37
 

Centre by Sanchez Jose Enrique.

55:24
 

Juan Mata takes a shot. Comfortable save by Jose Reina.

54:14
Substitution
 

Didier Drogba is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Andy Carroll replaces Jay Spearing. Direct free kick taken by Jose Reina.

53:42
 

Luis Suarez takes a shot. Save by Petr Cech.

53:07
 

Juan Mata produces a cross, Jose Reina makes a save.

51:30
Goal
 

Didier Drogba finds the net with a goal from deep inside the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Chelsea 2-0 Liverpool.Frank Lampard provided the assist for the goal.

51:02
 

The ball is delivered by Juan Mata, clearance made by Daniel Agger.

50:41
 

The ball is crossed by Stewart Downing, Branislav Ivanovic manages to make a clearance.

48:13
 

Inswinging corner taken by Frank Lampard, John Terry produces a left-footed shot from inside the area that goes over the bar.

47:40
 

Didier Drogba fouled by Glen Johnson, the ref awards a free kick. Ashley Cole restarts play with the free kick.

46:47
 

Corner taken right-footed by Craig Bellamy to the near post, clearance by Frank Lampard.

44:09
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Mikel by Daniel Agger. Booking for Daniel Agger. John Terry takes the free kick.

42:55
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Juan Mata. Jose Reina takes the indirect free kick.

42:18
 

Sanchez Jose Enrique challenges Ramires unfairly and gives away a free kick. Petr Cech takes the free kick.

41:49
 

The ball is crossed by Stewart Downing, clearance made by John Terry.

40:42
 

Headed effort from inside the area by Luis Suarez misses to the left of the goal.

39:40
 

Craig Bellamy produces a cross, Petr Cech makes a save.

39:30
 

Corner taken right-footed by Craig Bellamy from the right by-line, clearance by Branislav Ivanovic.

38:54
 

The ball is crossed by Stewart Downing, Ashley Cole makes a clearance.

38:09
 

Didier Drogba produces a right-footed shot from 35 yards and missed to the left of the target.

36:21
 

Mikel gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Steven Gerrard. Caution for Mikel. Daniel Agger takes the free kick.

35:42
 

The referee blows for offside. Petr Cech takes the free kick.

34:48
 

Glen Johnson fouled by Salomon Kalou, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick crossed right-footed by Steven Gerrard.

33:07
 

Ashley Cole takes a shot. Jordan Henderson gets a block in.

31:22
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ramires by Sanchez Jose Enrique. The free kick is delivered left-footed by Juan Mata from right channel, clearance made by Daniel Agger.

28:27
 

Frank Lampard takes a shot and missed to the left of the goal.

25:39
 

Salomon Kalou has an effort at goal from outside the area missing to the wide right of the target.

25:16
 

The ball is delivered by Daniel Agger, Petr Cech makes a save.

20:18
 

Craig Bellamy is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Free kick taken by Petr Cech.

16:41
 

The ball is delivered by Stewart Downing, John Terry manages to make a clearance.

15:26
 

Ramires sends in a cross, save by Jose Reina.

12:58
 

Glen Johnson delivers the ball, clearance by John Terry. Craig Bellamy takes a shot. Branislav Ivanovic gets a block in.

10:17
Goal
 

Ramires gets on the score sheet with a goal from deep inside the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Chelsea 1-0 Liverpool.The assist for the goal came from Juan Mata.

6:50
 

Salomon Kalou is caught offside. Jose Reina takes the free kick.

4:06
 

Didier Drogba gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Steven Gerrard. Free kick taken by Steven Gerrard.

:28
 

Long distance shot from Didier Drogba misses to the left of the goal.