• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 24 March 2012
  • Kick-off: 12:45
  • Venue: Stamford Bridge

Chelsea vs Tottenham Hotspur


Team Lineups

Chelsea

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

Tottenham Hotspur

24 Friedel
28 Walker
4 Kaboul
13 Gallas
32 Assou-Ekotto
14 Modric
30 Sandro
8 Parker
3 Bale
11 Van der Vaart
10 Adebayor
Substitutes
23 Cudicini
15 Saha
18 Defoe
21 Kranjcar
25 Rose
29 Livermore
33 Nelsen

Possession Stats

40%
60%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Chelsea

W D W W D W D W

Tottenham Hotspur

W W L D W W L W
Head to Head
Tottenham
1-1
Chelsea 22-Dec-2011
Chelsea
2-1
Tottenham 30-Apr-2011
Tottenham
1-1
Chelsea 12-Dec-2010
Tottenham
2-1
Chelsea 17-Apr-2010
Chelsea
3-0
Tottenham 20-Sep-2009
Tottenham
1-0
Chelsea 21-Mar-2009

Live Text Commentary
94:40 +4.4
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Luka Modric from the right by-line.

93:29 +3.29
 

Foul by David Luiz on Emmanuel Adebayor, free kick awarded. Gareth Bale produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick, save by Petr Cech.

92:31 +2.31
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jake Livermore by Ramires. Gareth Bale crosses the ball in from the free kick, Gary Cahill makes a clearance.

91:30 +1.3
 

Corner taken by Luka Modric from the left by-line played to the near post, clearance made by Frank Lampard.

91:20 +1.2
 

Gareth Bale takes a shot. Blocked by Gary Cahill.

90:45 +0.45
 

Ashley Cole is adjudged to have handled the ball. Brad Friedel takes the free kick.

89:55
 

Emmanuel Adebayor gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Gary Cahill. Gary Cahill takes the free kick.

89:26
 

Effort on goal by Didier Drogba from just outside the penalty area goes harmlessly over the target.

88:59
 

Juan Mata produces a cross, save by Brad Friedel.

88:02
Substitution
 

(Chelsea) makes a substitution, with Salomon Kalou coming on for Daniel Sturridge.

87:50
 

Effort from outside the penalty area by Luka Modric goes wide left of the goal.

85:37
 

Shot by Frank Lampard. Save by Brad Friedel.

83:59
 

Kyle Walker delivers the ball, clearance made by John Terry.

83:08
 

Shot from 18 yards by Gareth Bale. Petr Cech makes a save.

82:40
 

Louis Saha is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Frank Lampard takes the indirect free kick.

79:55
 

Close range header by Emmanuel Adebayor goes over the crossbar.

79:02
 

Emmanuel Adebayor takes a shot. Blocked by Gary Cahill. Corner taken right-footed by Luka Modric from the right by-line, Gareth Bale takes a shot.

78:23
 

Louis Saha produces a left-footed shot from just outside the penalty box that goes wide left of the target.

78:03
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Scott Parker by Ramires. Luka Modric takes the direct free kick.

77:26
 

Didier Drogba takes a shot. Save made by Brad Friedel.

74:27
Substitution
 

Unfair challenge on Luka Modric by David Luiz results in a free kick. Michael Essien goes off and Fernando Torres comes on. Rafael Van der Vaart goes off and Louis Saha comes on. Jake Livermore is brought on as a substitute for Raniere Sandro. Luka Modric sends in a cross, William Gallas produces a header from close range which goes wide of the left-hand upright.

72:57
 

Frank Lampard concedes a free kick for a foul on Benoit Assou-Ekotto. Direct free kick taken by Brad Friedel.

70:35
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Gareth Bale on Ramires. Shot comes in from Juan Mata from the free kick.

67:57
 

Rafael Van der Vaart gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Michael Essien. Didier Drogba produces a shot on goal direct from the free kick.

67:35
 

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Frank Lampard, Kyle Walker manages to make a clearance.

67:25
 

David Luiz crosses the ball, Kyle Walker manages to make a clearance.

65:48
Yellow card
 

Raniere Sandro challenges Michael Essien unfairly and gives away a free kick. Raniere Sandro is shown a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Michael Essien takes the direct free kick.

65:31
 

David Luiz crosses the ball, save by Brad Friedel.

63:36
 

Benoit Assou-Ekotto challenges Ramires unfairly and gives away a free kick. Benoit Assou-Ekotto goes into the book for unsporting behaviour. Free kick crossed right-footed by Didier Drogba from right wing, clearance by Kyle Walker.

61:48
 

Corner taken right-footed by Frank Lampard, Daniel Sturridge has a header from deep inside the six-yard box and clears the crossbar.

61:41
 

Daniel Sturridge delivers the ball, clearance by Benoit Assou-Ekotto.

60:57
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Didier Drogba. Free kick taken by Brad Friedel.

59:57
 

Emmanuel Adebayor challenges Gary Cahill unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Petr Cech.

59:02
Substitution
 

David Luiz comes on in place of Jose Bosingwa.

58:48
 

Gareth Bale has an effort at goal from outside the box which goes wide right of the goal.

56:12
 

Kyle Walker has an effort at goal from the edge of the box that misses to the right of the target.

53:05
 

Didier Drogba takes a shot. Benoit Assou-Ekotto gets a block in.

51:54
 

The ball is sent over by Jose Bosingwa, William Gallas makes a clearance.

50:13
 

Daniel Sturridge has an effort at goal from the edge of the box that misses to the right of the target.

49:22
 

Michael Essien concedes a free kick for a foul on Luka Modric. Michael Essien goes into the book for unsporting behaviour. Benoit Assou-Ekotto takes the free kick.

48:33
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Brad Friedel by Daniel Sturridge. Brad Friedel takes the free kick.

46:39 +1.39
 

Emmanuel Adebayor produces a header from deep inside the six-yard box that clears the bar.

46:25 +1.25
 

Rafael Van der Vaart takes a shot. Ashley Cole gets a block in.

46:14 +1.14
 

Rafael Van der Vaart takes a shot. Save by Petr Cech.

46:07
 

Kyle Walker produces a cross, Ashley Cole gets a block in. Corner from the right by-line taken by Luka Modric, John Terry makes a clearance.

44:40
 

Corner taken left-footed by Juan Mata from the right by-line, Didier Drogba has a headed effort from close range and clears the crossbar.

44:33
 

The ball is delivered by Ramires, blocked by Younes Kaboul.

44:00
 

The ball is swung over by Benoit Assou-Ekotto.

42:19
 

Rafael Van der Vaart is adjudged to have handled the ball. Free kick taken by Ashley Cole.

41:45
 

Effort on goal by Gareth Bale from outside the box goes harmlessly over the bar.

39:54
 

Drilled left-footed shot by Benoit Assou-Ekotto. Blocked by Ashley Cole.

39:14
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Frank Lampard on Gareth Bale. Rafael Van der Vaart delivers the ball from the free kick left-footed from left wing, Jose Bosingwa makes a clearance.

37:03
 

The ball is delivered by Ashley Cole, save by Brad Friedel.

35:55
 

Foul by Gareth Bale on Jose Bosingwa, free kick awarded. Michael Essien takes the free kick.

31:36
 

Handball decision goes against Scott Parker. Free kick crossed by Frank Lampard, clearance made by Kyle Walker.

30:28
 

Gareth Bale takes a shot from deep inside the box clearing the bar.

29:54
 

A cross is delivered by Daniel Sturridge, Younes Kaboul makes a clearance.

29:34
 

Corner taken by Juan Mata, Scott Parker makes a clearance.

28:18
 

Frank Lampard takes the inswinging corner, William Gallas makes a clearance.

27:17
 

Ramires concedes a free kick for a foul on Benoit Assou-Ekotto. Benoit Assou-Ekotto restarts play with the free kick.

26:25
 

Centre by Benoit Assou-Ekotto, Rafael Van der Vaart produces a header from the edge of the box and misses to the left of the target.

26:17
 

The ball is delivered by Benoit Assou-Ekotto, clearance by John Terry.

24:02
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on John Terry by Emmanuel Adebayor. Michael Essien takes the free kick.

22:22
 

Didier Drogba fouled by Younes Kaboul, the ref awards a free kick. Michael Essien takes the direct free kick.

20:18
 

Michael Essien takes a shot from 35 yards. Blocked by Scott Parker.

20:02
 

Jose Bosingwa delivers the ball, William Gallas makes a clearance.

19:41
 

Didier Drogba delivers the ball, Younes Kaboul manages to make a clearance.

16:25
 

The offside flag is raised against Daniel Sturridge. Brad Friedel takes the indirect free kick.

15:37
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Michael Essien by Raniere Sandro. Frank Lampard takes the free kick.

13:24
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Juan Mata, Younes Kaboul manages to make a clearance.

12:40
 

Jose Bosingwa crosses the ball, blocked by Benoit Assou-Ekotto.

9:47
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Scott Parker on Daniel Sturridge. Free kick taken by Ashley Cole.

7:36
 

Benoit Assou-Ekotto takes a shot. John Terry gets a block in.

7:27
 

Kyle Walker sends in a cross, John Terry manages to make a clearance.

7:05
 

Inswinging corner taken by Rafael Van der Vaart, John Terry makes a clearance.

6:58
 

Centre by Kyle Walker, blocked by Ashley Cole.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 29 36 67
2 Man City 30 34 61
3 Arsenal 30 27 60
4 Man Utd 30 25 59
5 Liverpool 30 12 54
6 Southampton 30 21 53
7 Tottenham Hotspur 30 5 53
8 Swansea 30 -4 43
9 West Ham 30 3 42
10 Stoke 30 -3 42

Full Barclays Premier League Table