• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sun 18 September 2011
  • Kick-off: 16:00
  • Venue: Old Trafford
Manchester United

Manchester United

Smalling 7"

Nani 36"

Rooney 44"

3 - 1
Chelsea

Chelsea

Torres 45"

Manchester United vs Chelsea


Team Lineups

Manchester United

1 De Gea
12 Smalling7"
4 Jones
6 Evans
3 Evra
17 Nani36"
24 Fletcher
8 Anderson
18 Young
10 Rooney44"
14 Hernandez
Substitutes
34 Lindegaard
9 Berbatov
11 Giggs
13 Park
16 Carrick
20 Da Silva
25 Valencia

Chelsea

1 Cech
17 Bosingwa
2 Ivanovic
26 Terry
3 Cole
7 Ramires
16 Meireles
8 Lampard
23 Sturridge
9 Torres45"
10 Mata
Substitutes
22 Turnbull
4 Luiz
6 Romeu
12 Mikel
15 Malouda
18 Lukaku
39 Anelka

Possession Stats

47%
53%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Manchester United

W W L L L W D D

Chelsea

W W D W W D L W
Head to Head
Man Utd
2-1
Chelsea 08-May-2011
Chelsea
2-1
Man Utd 01-Mar-2011
Man Utd
1-2
Chelsea 03-Apr-2010
Chelsea
1-0
Man Utd 08-Nov-2009
Man Utd
3-0
Chelsea 11-Jan-2009
Chelsea
1-1
Man Utd 21-Sep-2008


Live Text Commentary
92:32 +2.32
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Nicolas Anelka, Branislav Ivanovic takes a shot. Antonio Valencia gets a block in.

90:29 +0.29
 

Dimitar Berbatov takes a shot. Blocked by Ashley Cole.

89:28
 

Ashley Cole fouled by Luis Nani, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by John Terry.

87:57
 

Patrice Evra delivers the ball, blocked by Branislav Ivanovic.

86:02
 

Ashley Young decides to take the corner short. Patrice Evra crosses the ball, Petr Cech makes a comfortable save.

85:11
 

Ashley Young crosses the ball, Wayne Rooney takes a shot. Save made by Petr Cech.

84:06
Yellow card
 

Darren Fletcher gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Juan Mata. Darren Fletcher is booked. Free kick crossed by Juan Mata, clearance by Jonathan Evans.

82:51
 

Fernando Torres produces a left-footed shot from close range which goes wide of the left-hand upright.

80:44
 

Luis Nani sends in a cross.

80:09
 

The ball is sent over by Ashley Cole.

79:22
Yellow card
 

Antonio Valencia gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Fernando Torres. Antonio Valencia booked. Free kick crossed left-footed by Juan Mata.

79:05
 

Antonio Valencia gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Juan Mata. Ashley Cole restarts play with the free kick.

78:16
Substitution
 

Mikel comes on in place of Raul Meireles. Javier Hernandez leaves the field to be replaced by Dimitar Berbatov.

77:20
 

Caution for Ashley Cole.

76:06
 

The ball is crossed by Patrice Evra, Wayne Rooney has an effort at goal from close in that hits the post. Javier Hernandez has an effort at goal from close range which goes wide right of the target.

75:18
 

Unfair challenge on Luis Nani by Juan Mata results in a free kick. Ashley Young restarts play with the free kick.

74:58
 

The ball is delivered by Wayne Rooney.

74:11
 

Long range shot from Branislav Ivanovic misses to the left of the target.

72:40
 

Phil Jones is ruled offside. Free kick taken by Petr Cech.

72:02
 

Corner taken by Ashley Young played to the near post, clearance made by Ramires.

71:05
 

Fernando Torres takes a shot. Save by David De Gea. Shot from inside the area by Fernando Torres clears the bar.

69:25
 

Juan Mata takes the outswinging corner, Header from close in by Branislav Ivanovic misses to the right of the target.

69:02
 

Fernando Torres takes a short corner.

68:11
 

Corner taken by Juan Mata from the left by-line played to the near post, clearance by Phil Jones.

67:49
 

Corner taken left-footed by Juan Mata to the near post, clearance made by Luis Nani.

67:31
Substitution
 

Daniel Sturridge goes off and Romelu Lukaku comes on.

67:10
 

Raul Meireles produces a cross, clearance made by Michael Carrick.

66:25
 

The ball is swung over by Ashley Young, Header from close range by Phil Jones misses to the right of the target.

66:09
 

Short corner worked by Ashley Young.

65:56
 

Wayne Rooney takes a shot. Blocked by Branislav Ivanovic.

64:52
 

Unfair challenge on Patrice Evra by Branislav Ivanovic results in a free kick. Wayne Rooney produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick.

61:20
Substitution
 

Chris Smalling concedes a free kick for a foul on Fernando Torres. Chris Smalling leaves the field to be replaced by Antonio Valencia. Michael Carrick joins the action as a substitute, replacing Oliveira Anderson. John Terry takes the direct free kick.

60:23
 

Nicolas Anelka delivers the ball.

59:45
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Juan Mata from the right by-line, clearance made by Chris Smalling.

58:56
 

Nicolas Anelka delivers the ball, save made by David De Gea.

58:16
 

The ball is delivered by Patrice Evra, clearance made by Branislav Ivanovic.

55:17
Goal
 

Penalty awarded for an unfair challenge on Luis Nani by Jose Bosingwa. John Terry receives a caution for dissent. Penalty taken by Wayne Rooney and missed.

54:33
 

Luis Nani takes a shot.

54:13
 

The ball is swung over by Ramires, Phil Jones manages to make a clearance.

54:01
 

Corner taken short by Juan Mata.

53:46
 

Juan Mata takes a shot. Save by David De Gea.

52:31
 

A cross is delivered by Jose Bosingwa.

52:09
 

A cross is delivered by Luis Nani, comfortable save by Petr Cech.

50:21
 

Nicolas Anelka crosses the ball, Jonathan Evans manages to make a clearance.

49:19
 

Patrice Evra sends in a cross, save by Petr Cech.

48:22
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Wayne Rooney by Ramires. Ramires is shown a yellow card. Free kick taken by Darren Fletcher.

46:19 +1.19
 

Frank Lampard challenges Wayne Rooney unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Oliveira Anderson.

47:17
 

Wayne Rooney gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Raul Meireles. Branislav Ivanovic takes the direct free kick.

45:29
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Fernando Torres from inside the six-yard box high into the middle of the goal. Man Utd 3-1 Chelsea.The assist for the goal came from Nicolas Anelka.

45:01
Substitution
 

Nicolas Anelka joins the action as a substitute, replacing Frank Lampard.

44:38
Goal
 

Wayne Rooney gets on the score sheet with a goal from inside the six-yard box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Man Utd 3-0 Chelsea.Assist by Luis Nani.

43:58
 

Ramires gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Darren Fletcher. Direct free kick taken by Jonathan Evans.

40:51
 

Effort on goal by Ramires from just inside the box goes harmlessly over the target.

40:05
 

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

38:57
 

The ball is sent over by Ashley Young, Petr Cech makes a comfortable save.

36:28
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Luis Nani from just outside the area to the top left corner of the goal. Man Utd 2-0 Chelsea.The assist for the goal came from Jonathan Evans.

35:50
 

Ashley Young delivers the ball, blocked by Jose Bosingwa.

33:45
 

Wayne Rooney produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide right of the goal.

31:56
 

Daniel Sturridge takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Comfortable save by David De Gea.

30:14
 

Daniel Sturridge crosses the ball, Fernando Torres produces a left-footed shot from the edge of the area and misses to the left of the goal.

29:37
 

Chris Smalling challenges Ashley Cole unfairly and gives away a free kick. Juan Mata restarts play with the free kick.

28:39
 

Jose Bosingwa concedes a free kick for a foul on Ashley Young. David De Gea takes the free kick.

27:45
 

Foul by Patrice Evra on Daniel Sturridge, free kick awarded. Raul Meireles restarts play with the free kick.

26:44
 

Javier Hernandez is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Petr Cech restarts play with the free kick.

26:19
 

Juan Mata takes the inswinging corner, save by David De Gea.

25:50
 

The ball is crossed by Fernando Torres, Shot by Ramires. David De Gea makes a brilliant save.

25:22
 

Luis Nani delivers the ball, Raul Meireles makes a clearance.

23:05
 

Luis Nani crosses the ball, Petr Cech makes a comfortable save.

22:24
 

Fernando Torres concedes a free kick for a foul on Phil Jones. Free kick taken by David De Gea.

21:14
 

Frank Lampard produces a drilled right-footed shot from deep inside the penalty box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

20:37
 

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

20:30
 

The ball is crossed by Jose Bosingwa, Chris Smalling makes a clearance.

19:41
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Daniel Sturridge by Wayne Rooney. Direct free kick taken by Jose Bosingwa.

19:28
 

A cross is delivered by Luis Nani.

18:09
 

Ashley Cole gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Luis Nani. Direct free kick taken by Wayne Rooney.

16:46
 

Corner taken right-footed by Ashley Young from the left by-line, comfortable save by Petr Cech.

15:16
 

Unfair challenge on Daniel Sturridge by Patrice Evra results in a free kick. Jose Bosingwa takes the direct free kick.

14:21
 

Patrice Evra crosses the ball, Raul Meireles gets a block in.

13:26
 

Corner taken by Juan Mata from the left by-line, Branislav Ivanovic takes a shot. Comfortable save by David De Gea.

13:16
 

Frank Lampard takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by Jonathan Evans.

12:45
 

Luis Nani produces a cross, blocked by John Terry.

11:41
 

Effort from deep inside the area by Fernando Torres misses to the left of the goal.

11:04
 

The ball is delivered by Jose Bosingwa.

10:31
 

The ball is crossed by Juan Mata, save made by David De Gea.

10:04
 

Juan Mata decides to take the corner short.

9:13
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Chris Smalling on Juan Mata. Direct free kick taken by Ashley Cole.

6:36
Goal
 

Ashley Young fouled by Jose Bosingwa, the ref awards a free kick. The ball is crossed by Ashley Young, Chris Smalling finds the back of the net with a headed goal from close range. Man Utd 1-0 Chelsea.The assist for the goal came from Ashley Young.

4:43
 

Shot from outside the penalty box by Daniel Sturridge goes wide right of the goal.

4:27
 

Unfair challenge on Chris Smalling by Ashley Cole results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Phil Jones.

3:03
 

Foul by Branislav Ivanovic on Javier Hernandez, free kick awarded. Oliveira Anderson takes the direct free kick.

2:35
 

Centre by Ashley Cole, Ramires has a drilled shot. Save by David De Gea.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 38 41 87
2 Man City 38 45 79
3 Arsenal 38 35 75
4 Man Utd 38 25 70
5 Tottenham Hotspur 38 5 64
6 Liverpool 38 4 62
7 Southampton 38 21 60
8 Swansea 38 -3 56
9 Stoke 38 3 54
10 Crystal Palace 38 -4 48

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