• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 25 August 2012
  • Kick-off: 17:30
  • Venue: Stamford Bridge
Chelsea

Chelsea

Hazard 21" (P)

Torres 45"

2 - 0

Chelsea vs Newcastle United


Team Lineups

Chelsea

1 Cech
2 Ivanovic
4 Luiz
24 Cahill
3 Cole
12 Mikel
16 Meireles
34 Bertrand
17 Hazard21"
10 Mata
9 Torres45"
Substitutes
22 Turnbull
5 Essien
6 Romeu
7 Ramires
8 Lampard
11 Oscar
23 Sturridge

Newcastle United

1 Krul
5 Simpson
2 Coloccini
27 Taylor
3 Santon
10 Ben Arfa
4 Cabaye
8 Anita
18 Gutierrez
19 Ba
9 Cisse
Substitutes
37 Harper
6 Williamson
14 Perch
16 Taylor
17 Amalfitano
22 Marveaux
25 Obertan

Possession Stats

47%
53%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Chelsea

W D W D W W W W

Newcastle United

L W L L L L L L
Head to Head
Chelsea
0-2
Newcastle 02-May-2012
Newcastle
0-3
Chelsea 03-Dec-2011
Chelsea
2-2
Newcastle 15-May-2011
Newcastle
1-1
Chelsea 28-Nov-2010
Newcastle
0-2
Chelsea 04-Apr-2009
Chelsea
0-0
Newcastle 22-Nov-2008


Live Text Commentary
93:54 +3.54
 

Hatem Ben Arfa sends in a cross, clearance by Gary Cahill.

88:23
 

Jonas Gutierrez sends in a cross, David Luiz manages to make a clearance.

86:47
Substitution
 

James Perch gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Eden Hazard. Frank Lampard comes on in place of Raul Meireles. Mikel takes the free kick.

84:38
 

Papiss Cisse is caught offside. Free kick taken by David Luiz.

83:53
 

Sylvain Marveaux produces a cross, Demba Ba takes a shot. Petr Cech makes a save.

83:17
 

Centre by Ryan Taylor, clearance made by Mikel.

82:30
 

Ryan Taylor produces a cross.

79:46
 

Ryan Bertrand takes a shot. Tim Krul makes a save. Corner from the right by-line taken by Eden Hazard, clearance made by Steven Taylor.

79:23
 

The ball is delivered by Eden Hazard, Steven Taylor manages to make a clearance.

77:53
 

Jonas Gutierrez gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Ramires. Direct free kick taken by Ramires.

76:30
Substitution
 

Yohan Cabaye goes off and James Perch comes on.

75:30
 

Vurnon Anita handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Raul Meireles.

75:17
 

The ball is sent over by Branislav Ivanovic.

75:01
 

Fernando Torres produces a cross.

73:43
Substitution
 

Sylvain Marveaux on for Davide Santon.

70:11
 

Papiss Cisse is ruled offside. Petr Cech takes the free kick.

68:06
 

Jonas Gutierrez gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Raul Meireles. Shot comes in from David Luiz from the free kick.

66:08
Substitution
 

Hatem Ben Arfa fouled by Raul Meireles, the ref awards a free kick. Juan Mata goes off and Ramires comes on. The ball is swung over by Ryan Taylor, Papiss Cisse has a header from close range and clears the crossbar.

65:44
 

The ball is sent over by Ashley Cole.

63:34
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Ryan Taylor from the left by-line, clearance by Mikel.

63:10
Substitution
 

Ryan Taylor is brought on as a substitute for Danny Simpson.

61:59
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Yohan Cabaye by Mikel. Yohan Cabaye restarts play with the free kick.

61:38
 

Fernando Torres challenges Demba Ba unfairly and gives away a free kick. Davide Santon takes the direct free kick.

61:09
 

The ball is delivered by Davide Santon.

60:21
 

Juan Mata delivers the ball, Tim Krul makes a save.

59:50
 

The ball is swung over by Fernando Torres.

58:36
 

Demba Ba takes a shot. Save by Petr Cech. Corner taken by Yohan Cabaye played to the near post, Raul Meireles manages to make a clearance.

58:22
 

The ball is delivered by Davide Santon, clearance by Gary Cahill.

57:16
 

Mikel fouled by Vurnon Anita, the ref awards a free kick. David Luiz restarts play with the free kick.

54:55
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Raul Meireles on Jonas Gutierrez. Free kick taken by Hatem Ben Arfa.

53:43
 

The ball is sent over by Danny Simpson, Papiss Cisse has a headed effort at goal from just inside the penalty area that misses to the left of the goal.

52:20
 

Jonas Gutierrez has an effort at goal from outside the penalty box missing to the wide right of the goal.

51:21
 

Hatem Ben Arfa has an effort at goal from just inside the box that misses to the right of the goal.

47:17 +2.17
Goal
 

Goal scored by Fernando Torres from just outside the penalty area to the top right corner of the goal. Chelsea 2-0 Newcastle.Eden Hazard provided the assist for the goal.

46:25 +1.25
 

Juan Mata delivers the ball, Danny Simpson manages to make a clearance.

47:38
 

The ball is sent over by Ashley Cole.

46:05 +1.05
 

Eden Hazard decides to take a short corner.

44:15
 

Foul by Papiss Cisse on Ryan Bertrand, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by David Luiz.

43:41
 

Papiss Cisse takes a shot. Comfortable save by Petr Cech.

43:23
 

The ball is sent over by Danny Simpson, clearance made by Gary Cahill.

42:34
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Raul Meireles. Free kick taken by Vurnon Anita.

41:40
 

Jonas Gutierrez fouled by Eden Hazard, the ref awards a free kick. Yohan Cabaye delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from left wing, clearance by Mikel.

39:47
 

Papiss Cisse takes a shot. Gary Cahill gets a block in. Papiss Cisse delivers the ball, Headed effort from deep inside the area by Demba Ba misses to the left of the goal.

38:53
 

Fernando Torres goes into the book for unsporting behaviour.

36:17
 

Hatem Ben Arfa takes a shot. Blocked by Ryan Bertrand.

35:38
 

Eden Hazard produces a left-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide left of the target.

35:08
 

The ball is sent over by Juan Mata, Danny Simpson makes a clearance.

34:25
 

Juan Mata produces a cross, Fabricio Coloccini manages to make a clearance.

32:25
 

Raul Meireles gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jonas Gutierrez. Yohan Cabaye takes the direct free kick.

30:25
 

Centre by Ashley Cole, Branislav Ivanovic takes a shot. Save by Tim Krul.

27:55
 

David Luiz fouled by Papiss Cisse, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Petr Cech.

27:11
 

Unfair challenge on Ryan Bertrand by Vurnon Anita results in a free kick. Free kick taken by David Luiz.

20:28
Goal
 

Vurnon Anita challenges Fernando Torres unfairly and gives away a Penalty. Placed penalty scored by Eden Hazard. Chelsea 1-0 Newcastle.Fernando Torres provided the assist for the goal.

19:09
 

A cross is delivered by Demba Ba, Gary Cahill gets a block in. Yohan Cabaye takes a inswinging corner to the near post, Raul Meireles makes a clearance.

18:32
 

Foul by Fernando Torres on Fabricio Coloccini, free kick awarded. Vurnon Anita takes the direct free kick.

17:33
 

Ryan Bertrand takes a shot. Save made by Tim Krul.

16:52
 

David Luiz fouled by Demba Ba, the ref awards a free kick. Petr Cech takes the direct free kick.

15:59
 

Demba Ba fouled by Gary Cahill, the ref awards a free kick. Demba Ba restarts play with the free kick.

13:44
 

Eden Hazard takes a shot. Save made by Tim Krul.

12:35
 

Shot from deep inside the area by Demba Ba clears the bar.

8:38
 

Shot from just outside the box by Mikel goes over the bar.

7:31
 

Branislav Ivanovic produces a cross.

5:37
 

Eden Hazard takes a shot. Blocked by Steven Taylor.

4:58
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Danny Simpson on Fernando Torres. Eden Hazard takes the direct free kick.

4:13
 

Raul Meireles takes a shot from long range which goes wide of the right-hand post.

3:31
 

Ryan Bertrand produces a cross.

2:42
 

The ball is sent over by Branislav Ivanovic, save by Tim Krul.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 32 39 76
2 Arsenal 32 31 66
3 Man Utd 33 28 65
4 Man City 33 33 64
5 Liverpool 32 11 57
6 Tottenham Hotspur 33 6 57
7 Southampton 33 21 56
8 Swansea 33 -4 47
9 Stoke 33 -3 46
10 West Ham 33 0 43

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