• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 10 March 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Stamford Bridge

Chelsea vs Stoke City


Team Lineups

Chelsea

1 Cech
2 Ivanovic
24 Cahill
26 Terry
3 Cole
7 Ramires
12 Mikel
8 Lampard
16 Meireles
21 Kalou
11 Drogba
Substitutes
22 Turnbull
4 Luiz
5 Essien
6 Romeu
9 Torres
10 Mata
23 Sturridge

Stoke City

1 Begovic
28 Wilkinson
17 Shawcross
4 Huth
12 Wilson
30 Shotton
18 Whitehead
15 Diao
10 Fuller
9 Jones
19 Walters
Substitutes
29 Sorensen
16 Pennant
20 Upson
24 Delap
25 Crouch
33 Jerome
40 Palacios

Possession Stats

57%
43%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Chelsea

W W D W W D L W

Stoke City

L D W D L W D W
Head to Head
Stoke
0-0
Chelsea 14-Aug-2011
Stoke
1-1
Chelsea 02-Apr-2011
Chelsea
2-0
Stoke 28-Aug-2010
Chelsea
7-0
Stoke 25-Apr-2010
Stoke
1-2
Chelsea 12-Sep-2009
Chelsea
2-1
Stoke 17-Jan-2009


Live Text Commentary
89:55
 

Daniel Sturridge takes a shot. Matthew Upson gets a block in. Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Juan Mata from the left by-line, clearance by Ryan Shotton.

89:24
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ryan Shawcross by Didier Drogba. Ryan Shawcross takes the free kick.

87:31
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ramires by Robert Huth. Free kick taken by David Luiz.

86:51
 

David Luiz is ruled offside. Asmir Begovic takes the indirect free kick.

85:52
 

Ramires fouled by Dean Whitehead, the ref awards a free kick. Direct strike on goal from the free kick comes in from Juan Mata.

84:29
 

Daniel Sturridge produces a left-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide right of the goal.

82:21
 

Shot from just outside the box by Cameron Jerome misses to the right of the goal.

81:01
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Wilson Palacios by Ramires. Dean Whitehead delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from left channel, save by Petr Cech.

79:45
 

Didier Drogba gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Cameron Jerome. Dean Whitehead restarts play with the free kick.

77:44
 

Effort from long range by Andy Wilkinson goes wide left of the goal.

73:48
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Didier Drogba on Andy Wilkinson. Direct free kick taken by Asmir Begovic.

73:08
 

Effort on goal by Jonathan Walters from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the target.

72:07
 

Salomon Kalou concedes a free kick for a foul on Wilson Palacios. Direct free kick taken by Asmir Begovic.

70:39
 

Corner taken left-footed by Juan Mata from the right by-line to the near post, clearance by Dean Whitehead.

69:04
 

Frank Lampard takes a shot. Save by Asmir Begovic.

67:29
Goal
 

Didier Drogba finds the net with a goal from close range low into the middle of the goal. Chelsea 1-0 Stoke.Assist on the goal came from Juan Mata.

66:49
Substitution
 

Daniel Sturridge comes on in place of Mikel.

66:02
 

Corner taken by Juan Mata, clearance made by Andy Wilkinson.

64:55
 

Foul by Matthew Upson on Frank Lampard, free kick awarded. Strike comes in from Didier Drogba from the free kick, save made by Asmir Begovic.

64:12
 

Shot by Ashley Cole from outside the area goes high over the crossbar.

63:51
 

Corner from right by-line taken by Juan Mata.

63:02
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Juan Mata from the right by-line, Cameron Jerome manages to make a clearance.

62:27
 

Unfair challenge on Ashley Cole by Ryan Shotton results in a free kick. John Terry restarts play with the free kick.

59:24
Substitution
 

Cameron Jerome replaces Kenwyne Jones.

59:09
 

John Terry produces a right-footed shot from long distance which goes wide right of the goal.

58:10
 

The ball is crossed by Juan Mata, Robert Huth makes a clearance.

57:40
 

Corner taken left-footed by Juan Mata, save made by Asmir Begovic.

56:58
 

David Luiz takes a shot. Save by Asmir Begovic.

56:07
 

Wilson Palacios takes a shot. John Terry manages to make a clearance.

55:38
 

Dean Whitehead takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line to the near post, Didier Drogba manages to make a clearance.

55:05
 

David Luiz gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jonathan Walters. Dean Whitehead restarts play with the free kick.

53:13
 

Unfair challenge on Didier Drogba by Ryan Shawcross results in a free kick. Salomon Kalou takes the free kick.

51:44
 

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Juan Mata.

51:23
 

Unfair challenge on Ashley Cole by Ryan Shotton results in a free kick. Frank Lampard takes the free kick.

50:58
 

Unfair challenge on Mikel by Ryan Shotton results in a free kick. Ashley Cole restarts play with the free kick.

49:29
Substitution
 

Wilson Palacios joins the action as a substitute, replacing Salif Diao. Marc Wilson goes off and Matthew Upson comes on.

48:29
 

Frank Lampard takes a shot. Save made by Asmir Begovic.

46:47 +1.47
 

Juan Mata gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jonathan Walters. Asmir Begovic takes the free kick.

47:23
 

Foul by Ashley Cole on Ryan Shotton, free kick awarded. Asmir Begovic takes the free kick.

46:17
 

Marc Wilson challenges Ramires unfairly and gives away a free kick. Juan Mata crosses the ball from the free kick left-footed from right wing, save by Asmir Begovic.

45:40
 

Foul by Ryan Shawcross on Didier Drogba, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Frank Lampard.

45:17 +0.17
 

The offside flag is raised against Ramires. Asmir Begovic takes the indirect free kick.

45:01
Substitution
 

David Luiz joins the action as a substitute, replacing Branislav Ivanovic.

42:14
 

Gary Cahill concedes a free kick for a foul on Kenwyne Jones. Dean Whitehead takes the free kick.

41:22
 

Frank Lampard takes a shot. Save by Asmir Begovic.

40:03
 

Branislav Ivanovic takes a shot.

39:26
 

Ramires takes a shot. Blocked by Salif Diao.

39:21
 

The ball is delivered by Frank Lampard, clearance made by Ryan Shawcross.

39:02
 

Frank Lampard decides to take a short corner.

37:42
 

Marc Wilson concedes a free kick for a foul on Ramires. Marc Wilson goes into the book. Direct free kick taken by Mikel.

36:43
Substitution
 

Dean Whitehead fouled by Mikel, the ref awards a free kick. Raul Meireles goes off and Juan Mata comes on. Direct free kick taken by Dean Whitehead.

35:14
 

Branislav Ivanovic takes a shot. Asmir Begovic makes a save.

34:04
 

Frank Lampard produces a right-footed effort from long distance that goes harmlessly over the bar.

29:57
 

Corner taken by Frank Lampard from the right by-line, John Terry takes a shot.

29:31
 

Corner taken by Frank Lampard.

28:41
 

Raul Meireles has an effort at goal from outside the area which goes wide left of the target.

24:23
Red card
 

Unfair challenge on Branislav Ivanovic by Ricardo Fuller results in a free kick. Ricardo Fuller receives a red card. Direct free kick taken by Petr Cech.

20:44
 

Foul by Ricardo Fuller on Branislav Ivanovic, free kick awarded. Free kick crossed by Frank Lampard, Kenwyne Jones manages to make a clearance.

18:02
Yellow card
 

Mikel concedes a free kick for a foul on Jonathan Walters. Mikel booked. Marc Wilson takes the free kick.

16:59
 

Jonathan Walters takes a shot. Gary Cahill gets a block in. Effort from deep inside the area by Jonathan Walters misses to the right of the goal.

13:44
 

Salif Diao concedes a free kick for a foul on Ramires. Salif Diao receives a caution. Raul Meireles restarts play with the free kick.

13:27
 

Kenwyne Jones takes a shot. Gary Cahill gets a block in.

12:39
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Salomon Kalou by Andy Wilkinson. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Frank Lampard, Asmir Begovic makes a save.

11:13
 

Didier Drogba takes a shot. Dean Whitehead gets a block in.

10:12
 

Kenwyne Jones concedes a free kick for a foul on Mikel. Mikel takes the direct free kick.

9:19
 

Corner taken by Frank Lampard, clearance by Robert Huth.

9:08
 

Gary Cahill takes a shot. Asmir Begovic makes a save.

7:57
 

Robert Huth takes a shot and missed to the left of the target.

6:44
 

Gary Cahill gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Kenwyne Jones. Direct free kick taken by Ryan Shawcross.

3:30
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Frank Lampard from the right by-line, Branislav Ivanovic produces a header from inside the area that goes over the bar.

3:10
 

Outswinging corner taken by Frank Lampard from the right by-line, clearance by Kenwyne Jones.

2:53
 

Mikel takes a shot. Ryan Shawcross gets a block in.

1:49
 

Corner taken right-footed by Frank Lampard, clearance made by Kenwyne Jones.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Arsenal 0 0 0
2 Aston Villa 0 0 0
3 Bournemouth 0 0 0
4 Chelsea 0 0 0
5 Crystal Palace 0 0 0
6 Everton 0 0 0
7 Leicester 0 0 0
8 Liverpool 0 0 0
9 Man City 0 0 0
10 Man Utd 0 0 0

Full Barclays Premier League Table