• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 03 December 2011
  • Kick-off: 12:45
  • Venue: Sports Direct Arena
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Chelsea

Chelsea

Drogba 37"

Kalou 88"

Sturridge 90"

Newcastle United vs Chelsea


Team Lineups

Newcastle United

26 Krul
5 Simpson
27 Taylor
2 Coloccini
16 Taylor
11 Lovenkrands
8 Guthrie
4 Cabaye
25 Obertan
10 Ben Arfa
19 Ba
Substitutes
1 Harper
3 Santon
14 Perch
15 Gosling
20 Best
23 Ameobi
28 Ameobi

Chelsea

1 Cech
2 Ivanovic
4 Luiz
26 Terry
3 Cole
7 Ramires
6 Romeu
8 Lampard
23 Sturridge90"
11 Drogba37"
10 Mata
Substitutes
22 Turnbull
9 Torres
15 Malouda
16 Meireles
17 Bosingwa
21 Kalou88"
34 Bertrand

Possession Stats

45%
55%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Newcastle United

W D D L W L L L

Chelsea

W D W W D W D W
Head to Head
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
Newcastle
0-2
Chelsea 05-May-2008
Chelsea
2-1
Newcastle 29-Dec-2007

Live Text Commentary
92:55 +2.55
Yellow card
 

Unfair challenge on Daniel Sturridge by Ryan Taylor results in a free kick. The referee shows Ryan Taylor a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. The referee books John Terry for dissent. Branislav Ivanovic takes the free kick.

91:50 +1.5
Goal
 

Daniel Sturridge gets on the score sheet with a goal from the edge of the area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Newcastle 0-3 Chelsea.Ramires provided the assist for the goal.

90:53 +0.53
 

Daniel Sturridge takes a shot. Blocked by Danny Simpson. Salomon Kalou is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Tim Krul takes the free kick.

88:14
Goal
 

Fernando Torres takes a shot. Ryan Taylor gets a block in. Salomon Kalou fires in a goal from inside the penalty area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Newcastle 0-2 Chelsea.The assist for the goal came from Fernando Torres.

88:02
 

Danny Simpson receives a caution for dissent.

85:40
 

Shot by Danny Guthrie from a long way out goes over the crossbar.

85:07
 

Salomon Kalou takes a shot. Save by Tim Krul.

83:57
 

Fernando Torres challenges James Perch unfairly and gives away a free kick. Daniel Sturridge goes into the book. Direct free kick taken by Tim Krul.

83:24
 

Effort from inside the area by Demba Ba misses to the left of the goal.

82:30
 

Shot by Ramires. Blocked by James Perch.

82:07
 

Daniel Sturridge takes a shot. Save by Tim Krul.

81:54
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Demba Ba. Petr Cech restarts play with the free kick.

80:38
 

Corner taken by Yohan Cabaye, save made by Petr Cech.

80:11
 

Sammy Ameobi takes a shot. Save made by Petr Cech.

79:54
 

Shola Ameobi takes a shot.

78:24
Substitution
 

Fernando Torres comes on in place of Didier Drogba.

75:13
 

Didier Drogba challenges Sammy Ameobi unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Ryan Taylor.

73:31
Substitution
 

(Chelsea) makes a substitution, with Salomon Kalou coming on for Juan Mata.

73:07
 

Effort from 12 yards by Sammy Ameobi. Clearance made by John Terry.

71:41
 

Juan Mata has an effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the right of the goal.

70:44
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Yohan Cabaye, clearance made by Didier Drogba.

70:25
Substitution
 

Sammy Ameobi comes on in place of Peter Lovenkrands.

66:42
 

Foul by Yohan Cabaye on Daniel Sturridge, free kick awarded. David Luiz takes the direct free kick.

66:28
 

The ball is crossed by Ryan Taylor.

65:54
 

Didier Drogba gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Ryan Taylor. Free kick taken by Tim Krul.

65:37
 

Demba Ba takes a shot. John Terry gets a block in.

60:56
 

The ball is crossed by Peter Lovenkrands, Branislav Ivanovic makes a clearance.

59:28
Substitution
 

Raul Meireles joins the action as a substitute, replacing Frank Lampard.

59:20
 

Ryan Taylor sends in a cross.

58:48
 

The ball is crossed by Gabriel Obertan, Ramires manages to make a clearance.

58:26
 

The ball is delivered by Juan Mata, clearance by Steven Taylor.

57:45
 

Shot from outside the area by Shola Ameobi misses to the left of the target.

55:25
 

Frank Lampard has an effort at goal from the edge of the area that misses to the right of the target. Didier Drogba has an effort at goal from just inside the box that misses to the right of the goal.

53:47
 

Inswinging corner taken by Yohan Cabaye from the left by-line, Didier Drogba makes a clearance. Ramires takes a shot. Tim Krul makes a save. Corner taken short by Juan Mata.

51:56
 

Effort from close in by Didier Drogba goes wide left of the target.

51:16
 

Shola Ameobi challenges Juan Mata unfairly and gives away a free kick. Petr Cech takes the free kick.

50:37
 

Peter Lovenkrands delivers the ball, Shola Ameobi takes a shot. Blocked by John Terry.

50:17
 

Danny Guthrie takes a shot. Blocked by John Terry.

50:09
 

The ball is crossed by Danny Simpson, clearance made by Branislav Ivanovic.

46:48 +1.48
 

The ball is sent over by Yohan Cabaye, John Terry makes a clearance.

46:41 +1.41
 

A cross is delivered by Ryan Taylor, clearance by Branislav Ivanovic.

46:21 +1.21
 

Corner taken by Yohan Cabaye from the left by-line.

47:38
 

Ryan Taylor crosses the ball, Branislav Ivanovic makes a clearance.

46:09 +1.09
 

Danny Guthrie sends in a cross.

45:23 +0.23
 

Juan Mata takes a shot. James Perch gets a block in.

45:01
Substitution
 

Hatem Ben Arfa leaves the field to be replaced by Shola Ameobi.

44:52
 

Peter Lovenkrands gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Branislav Ivanovic. Petr Cech takes the direct free kick.

44:19
 

Didier Drogba crosses the ball, clearance made by James Perch.

42:05
 

The ball is swung over by Daniel Sturridge.

41:25
 

Demba Ba takes a shot. John Terry gets a block in.

40:27
 

Daniel Sturridge takes a shot. Save by Tim Krul.

39:41
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Juan Mata, save by Tim Krul.

39:09
 

Demba Ba is ruled offside. Free kick taken by Petr Cech.

37:47
Goal
 

The ball is delivered by Juan Mata, Didier Drogba finds the net with a headed goal from inside the six-yard box. Newcastle 0-1 Chelsea.Juan Mata provided the assist for the goal.

37:07
 

The ball is crossed by Branislav Ivanovic.

36:53
 

Juan Mata takes a shot. Steven Taylor gets a block in.

34:00
 

Danny Guthrie produces a cross, Header from close range by Demba Ba bounces off the post. Corner taken by Yohan Cabaye, Oriol Romeu manages to make a clearance. Effort from just outside the area by Ryan Taylor goes over the bar.

33:03
 

Frank Lampard sends in a cross, save made by Tim Krul.

32:04
 

Shot from just outside the area by Oriol Romeu misses to the left of the target.

31:26
 

Unfair challenge on Ramires by Danny Guthrie results in a free kick. Free kick crossed left-footed by Juan Mata, James Perch manages to make a clearance.

30:55
 

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

29:45
 

Corner taken left-footed by Juan Mata, clearance by Gabriel Obertan.

29:27
 

Corner taken by Juan Mata played to the near post, clearance made by Gabriel Obertan.

29:00
 

The ball is crossed by Juan Mata, Ryan Taylor makes a clearance.

26:56
Substitution
 

Fabricio Coloccini goes off and James Perch comes on.

23:57
 

The ball is delivered by Peter Lovenkrands, Demba Ba takes a shot. Save by Petr Cech. Corner from the left by-line taken by Ryan Taylor, clearance by John Terry.

22:48
 

Effort on goal by Daniel Sturridge from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the goal.

21:18
 

Daniel Sturridge takes a shot. Save by Tim Krul.

19:35
 

Daniel Sturridge has an effort at goal from outside the area which goes wide right of the goal.

17:45
 

Peter Lovenkrands takes a shot. John Terry gets a block in.

15:23
 

Daniel Sturridge produces a drilled right-footed shot from deep inside the area and strikes the post. Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Juan Mata, save made by Tim Krul.

14:08
 

The ball is swung over by Yohan Cabaye, Oriol Romeu manages to make a clearance.

13:57
 

A cross is delivered by Ryan Taylor, clearance by David Luiz.

12:41
Goal
 

Didier Drogba fouled by Yohan Cabaye, the ref awards a Penalty. Placed penalty taken by Frank Lampard saved by Tim Krul. Newcastle 0-0 Chelsea.

12:19
 

A cross is delivered by Danny Simpson, save made by Petr Cech.

10:13
 

The referee blows for offside. Tim Krul takes the direct free kick.

9:41
 

Oriol Romeu challenges Hatem Ben Arfa unfairly and gives away a free kick. Fabricio Coloccini takes the free kick.

9:29
 

The ball is swung over by Daniel Sturridge, Steven Taylor manages to make a clearance.

7:40
 

Danny Guthrie takes a shot. John Terry gets a block in. Didier Drogba concedes a free kick for a foul on Fabricio Coloccini. Ryan Taylor takes the direct free kick.

3:43
Yellow card
 

Foul by David Luiz on Demba Ba, free kick awarded. David Luiz receives a yellow card. Ryan Taylor has a direct shot on goal from the free kick.

:7
 

Hatem Ben Arfa gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Didier Drogba. Direct free kick taken by Ramires.

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