• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sun 20 March 2011
  • Kick-off: 16:00
  • Venue: Stamford Bridge
Chelsea

Chelsea

David Luiz 77"

Ramires 90"

2 - 0

Chelsea vs Manchester City


Team Lineups

Chelsea

1 Cech
2 Ivanovic
4 David Luiz77"
26 Terry
3 Cole
7 Ramires90"
5 Essien
8 Lampard
21 Kalou
9 Torres
15 Malouda
Substitutes
22 Turnbull
11 Drogba
12 Mikel
17 Bosingwa
18 Zhirkov
19 Ferreira
39 Anelka

Manchester City

25 Hart
2 Richards
4 Kompany
19 Lescott
13 Kolarov
34 De Jong
42 Toure Yaya
18 Barry
7 Milner
10 Dzeko
21 Silva
Substitutes
12 Taylor
8 Wright-Phillips
11 Johnson
17 Boateng
24 Vieira
38 Boyata
45 Balotelli

Possession Stats

49%
51%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Chelsea

W W D W D W W W

Manchester City

W W L W L W L L
Head to Head
Man City
1-0
Chelsea 25-Sep-2010
Chelsea
2-4
Man City 27-Feb-2010
Man City
2-1
Chelsea 05-Dec-2009
Chelsea
1-0
Man City 15-Mar-2009
Man City
1-3
Chelsea 13-Sep-2008
Man City
0-2
Chelsea 05-Apr-2008


Live Text Commentary
93:51 +3.51
 

Mario Balotelli concedes a free kick for a foul on John Terry. Direct free kick taken by Michael Essien.

93:07 +3.07
Yellow card
 

Marinho David Luiz is booked. Edin Dzeko fouled by Marinho David Luiz, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Aleksandar Kolarov.

91:15 +1.15
Goal
 

Ramires scores a goal from inside the area to the top left corner of the goal. Chelsea 2-0 Man City.Michael Essien provided the assist for the goal.

90:45 +0.45
 

Adam Johnson sends in a cross, save made by Petr Cech.

90:16 +0.16
 

Nigel De Jong fouled by Ramires, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick crossed left-footed by Aleksandar Kolarov.

89:21
Yellow card
 

Booking for Aleksandar Kolarov for unsporting behaviour. Aleksandar Kolarov concedes a free kick for a foul on Didier Drogba. Direct free kick taken by Michael Essien.

88:55
 

The ball is sent over by Didier Drogba, clearance by Aleksandar Kolarov.

88:36
 

Corner taken short by Didier Drogba.

88:26
 

Didier Drogba takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Joleon Lescott gets a block in.

85:11
 

Nicolas Anelka produces a right-footed shot from outside the penalty box and misses wide left of the target.

82:34
 

Vincent Kompany challenges Ashley Cole unfairly and gives away a free kick. Michael Essien takes the direct free kick.

81:23
Yellow card
 

The referee shows Gareth Barry a yellow card. Gareth Barry concedes a free kick for a foul on Ramires. Free kick crossed by Didier Drogba, clearance by Aleksandar Kolarov.

80:22
Substitution
 

James Milner goes off and Adam Johnson comes on.

80:00
Substitution
 

Mario Balotelli replaces Gnegneri Toure Yaya.

77:58
Goal
 

Marinho David Luiz finds the back of the net with a headed goal from close range. Chelsea 1-0 Man City.Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Marinho David Luiz by Micah Richards. The assist for the goal came from Didier Drogba.

76:55
 

Free kick crossed by Frank Lampard, Vincent Kompany makes a clearance.

76:37
Substitution
 

(Chelsea) makes a substitution, with Yury Zhirkov coming on for Salomon Kalou.

76:21
 

Nicolas Anelka fouled by Gareth Barry, the ref awards a free kick.

73:56
 

Unfair challenge on Branislav Ivanovic by Aleksandar Kolarov results in a free kick. Frank Lampard crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from right wing, clearance made by Vincent Kompany.

72:43
 

Handball decision goes against James Milner. Direct free kick taken by Petr Cech.

70:08
Yellow card
 

Edin Dzeko booked for unsporting behaviour.

69:55
Substitution
 

Florent Malouda goes off and Nicolas Anelka comes on.

69:34
Substitution
 

Didier Drogba is brought on as a substitute for Fernando Torres.

69:23
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Marinho David Luiz by Edin Dzeko. Marinho David Luiz restarts play with the free kick.

69:19
 

A cross is delivered by Ramires, clearance by Joleon Lescott.

67:29
 

The referee books Ramires for unsporting behaviour. Free kick awarded for a foul by Ramires on Aleksandar Kolarov. Nigel De Jong restarts play with the free kick.

66:33
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Vincent Kompany by Salomon Kalou. Vincent Kompany takes the free kick.

65:32
 

Marinho David Luiz gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Edin Dzeko. James Milner delivers the ball, Headed effort from deep inside the area by Edin Dzeko misses to the right of the goal.

65:22
 

Edin Dzeko has a drilled shot. Marinho David Luiz gets a block in.

63:01
 

Ramires gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on James Milner. James Milner takes the free kick.

62:55
 

James Milner fouled by Michael Essien, the ref awards a free kick. Nigel De Jong takes the direct free kick.

61:48
 

Florent Malouda decides to take the corner short.

61:28
 

The ball is delivered by Frank Lampard, Branislav Ivanovic takes a shot. Blocked by Vincent Kompany.

61:00
 

Corner taken by Frank Lampard from the right by-line.

60:05
 

Effort on goal by Branislav Ivanovic from outside the area goes harmlessly over the bar.

59:51
 

Michael Essien has an effort at goal from 25 yards. Blocked by Vincent Kompany.

58:37
 

Fernando Torres concedes a free kick for a foul on Nigel De Jong. Joleon Lescott takes the free kick.

57:32
 

The referee cautions Nigel De Jong for unsporting behaviour. Unfair challenge on Michael Essien by Nigel De Jong results in a free kick. Frank Lampard takes the direct free kick.

56:59
 

The offside flag is raised against Fernando Torres. Free kick taken by Micah Richards.

51:19
 

Aleksandar Kolarov sends in a cross, Marinho David Luiz makes a clearance.

50:50
 

Florent Malouda takes a shot. Comfortable save by Joe Hart.

49:02
 

Corner taken left-footed by Florent Malouda, Joleon Lescott manages to make a clearance.

48:50
 

Salomon Kalou takes a shot. Blocked by Gareth Barry.

48:23
 

Aleksandar Kolarov sends in a cross, save made by Petr Cech.

47:53
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Aleksandar Kolarov by Marinho David Luiz. Gareth Barry takes the direct free kick.

47:22
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Vincent Kompany on Florent Malouda. Michael Essien restarts play with the free kick.

44:29
 

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Aleksandar Kolarov from the left by-line, John Terry manages to make a clearance.

44:17
 

Aleksandar Kolarov produces a cross, Marinho David Luiz makes a clearance.

43:53
 

The ball is swung over by Ashley Cole, Gareth Barry manages to make a clearance.

41:20
 

The ball is delivered by Florent Malouda, Effort from 12 yards by Salomon Kalou. Save by Joe Hart.

38:50
 

James Milner challenges Florent Malouda unfairly and gives away a free kick. Ashley Cole takes the free kick.

36:23
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Fernando Torres by Gnegneri Toure Yaya. Free kick taken by Branislav Ivanovic.

35:53
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Ramires. Joe Hart takes the free kick.

35:26
 

Ramires produces a cross, Effort on goal by Frank Lampard from 12 yards. Blocked by Vincent Kompany.

33:48
 

Corner taken by Florent Malouda from the left by-line, clearance by James Milner.

33:09
 

Branislav Ivanovic produces a cross, blocked by Aleksandar Kolarov.

30:58
 

Effort from outside the penalty box by James Milner goes wide left of the goal.

28:47
 

Frank Lampard produces a right-footed shot from outside the penalty box and misses right.

25:16
 

Frank Lampard has a direct shot on goal from the free kick.

24:53
Yellow card
 

James Milner is shown a yellow card. James Milner gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Florent Malouda.

24:32
 

The ball is swung over by James Milner, comfortable save by Petr Cech.

22:55
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Fernando Torres. Free kick taken by Joe Hart.

21:50
 

Frank Lampard crosses the ball, Joleon Lescott manages to make a clearance.

21:19
 

Aleksandar Kolarov has an effort at goal. Blocked by Marinho David Luiz.

20:27
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Edin Dzeko by Michael Essien. Free kick taken by Nigel De Jong.

17:57
 

Frank Lampard has an effort at goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the left-hand upright.

17:08
 

Florent Malouda takes a shot. Vincent Kompany gets a block in.

15:16
 

Foul by Salomon Kalou on Micah Richards, free kick awarded. Vincent Kompany restarts play with the free kick.

13:55
 

Ashley Cole takes a shot from inside the box clearing the bar.

12:40
 

Florent Malouda crosses the ball.

7:45
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Ramires on Gareth Barry. Aleksandar Kolarov takes the free kick.

6:46
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Michael Essien on Edin Dzeko. Free kick taken by Vincent Kompany.

5:35
 

Shot by Gnegneri Toure Yaya. Save by Petr Cech.

3:16
 

Aleksandar Kolarov delivers the ball, comfortable save by Petr Cech.

2:36
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Ramires on Aleksandar Kolarov. Aleksandar Kolarov takes the free kick.

2:19
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Aleksandar Kolarov by Fernando Torres. Aleksandar Kolarov restarts play with the free kick.

:48
 

Michael Essien challenges Edin Dzeko unfairly and gives away a free kick. Nigel De Jong takes the free kick.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 31 38 73
2 Arsenal 32 31 66
3 Man Utd 32 29 65
4 Man City 32 31 61
5 Liverpool 32 11 57
6 Southampton 32 22 56
7 Tottenham Hotspur 32 4 54
8 Swansea 32 -2 47
9 West Ham 32 2 43
10 Stoke 32 -4 43

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