• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 03 March 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: The Hawthorns

West Bromwich Albion vs Chelsea


Team Lineups

West Bromwich Albion

1 Foster
12 Reid
23 McAuley
3 Olsson
6 Ridgewell
8 Andrews
21 Mulumbu
7 Morrison
24 Odemwingie
32 Fortune
14 Thomas
Substitutes
13 Fulop
9 Long
11 Brunt
17 Dorrans
20 Shorey
30 Tamas
31 Cox

Chelsea

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

Possession Stats

46%
54%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

West Bromwich Albion

L L W D W D W L

Chelsea

W W D W W D L W
Head to Head
Chelsea
2-1
West Brom 20-Aug-2011
West Brom
1-3
Chelsea 16-Apr-2011
Chelsea
6-0
West Brom 14-Aug-2010
Chelsea
2-0
West Brom 26-Dec-2008
West Brom
0-3
Chelsea 15-Nov-2008
West Brom
1-2
Chelsea 04-Mar-2006


Live Text Commentary
93:29 +3.29
Yellow card
 

Foul by Chris Brunt on Ramires, free kick awarded. Booking for Chris Brunt. Juan Mata delivers the ball from the free kick left-footed from right channel, clearance made by Youssouf Mulumbu.

92:42 +2.42
 

Juan Mata has an effort from just inside the box that misses to the left of the target.

91:01 +1.01
 

Ashley Cole sends in a cross, Effort on goal by Frank Lampard from inside the box misses to the right of the target.

89:38
 

Juan Mata takes a outswinging corner to the near post, Close range headed effort by Didier Drogba clears the crossbar.

89:02
 

The ball is swung over by Raul Meireles, clearance made by Gareth McAuley.

86:04
 

Florent Malouda gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Youssouf Mulumbu. Chris Brunt fires a strike on goal direct from the free kick.

85:26
 

Keith Andrews takes a shot. Petr Cech makes a save.

84:39
Yellow card
 

Ashley Cole gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Shane Long. Ashley Cole receives a yellow card. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Chris Brunt, Raul Meireles makes a clearance.

83:22
Substitution
 

Shane Long comes on in place of Marc-Antoine Fortune. Branislav Ivanovic leaves the field to be replaced by Raul Meireles.

81:33
Goal
 

Goal scored by Gareth McAuley from close in to the bottom left corner of the goal. West Brom 1-0 Chelsea.The assist for the goal came from Liam Ridgewell.

80:15
 

The ball is swung over by Chris Brunt, clearance by Ashley Cole. Chris Brunt takes a inswinging corner to the near post, Frank Lampard manages to make a clearance. Corner taken left-footed by Chris Brunt, save by Petr Cech.

80:02
 

Peter Odemwingie sends in a cross, clearance made by Ramires.

78:45
Yellow card
 

Fernando Torres fouled by Keith Andrews, the ref awards a free kick. Keith Andrews booked for unsporting behaviour. Juan Mata crosses the ball in from the free kick, clearance by Chris Brunt.

77:29
 

The ball is sent over by Juan Mata, Gareth McAuley manages to make a clearance.

75:31
Substitution
 

Fernando Torres comes on in place of Michael Essien.

75:18
 

Chris Brunt produces a left-footed shot from long range which goes wide right of the goal.

74:56
 

The ball is sent over by Branislav Ivanovic, save by Ben Foster.

74:19
 

Centre by Branislav Ivanovic, Jonas Olsson manages to make a clearance.

70:21
 

Centre by Liam Ridgewell, Ashley Cole manages to make a clearance. Corner taken by Chris Brunt from the left by-line to the near post, Liam Ridgewell has a header from deep inside the six-yard box and clears the crossbar.

69:29
 

The ball is delivered by Branislav Ivanovic, Jonas Olsson manages to make a clearance.

68:06
 

Marc-Antoine Fortune takes a shot. Save made by Petr Cech.

65:49
 

Marc-Antoine Fortune takes a shot. Ashley Cole gets a block in. Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Chris Brunt, Youssouf Mulumbu takes a shot. Save made by Petr Cech. Corner taken by Chris Brunt, clearance by Ashley Cole.

64:46
Yellow card
 

Liam Ridgewell gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Ramires. Liam Ridgewell is shown a yellow card. Free kick taken by Juan Mata.

63:10
Substitution
 

(West Brom) makes a substitution, with Chris Brunt coming on for Jerome Thomas.

62:46
Substitution
 

Florent Malouda joins the action as a substitute, replacing Daniel Sturridge.

61:36
 

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

60:55
 

The official flags Marc-Antoine Fortune offside. Gary Cahill takes the free kick.

58:57
 

A cross is delivered by Peter Odemwingie, Frank Lampard makes a clearance. Corner taken right-footed by James Morrison, Peter Odemwingie concedes a free kick for a foul on Petr Cech. Petr Cech takes the direct free kick.

58:12
 

The ball is swung over by Liam Ridgewell.

56:11
Substitution
 

Marc-Antoine Fortune concedes a free kick for a foul on Michael Essien. Steven Reid leaves the field to be replaced by Gabriel Tamas. Petr Cech takes the direct free kick.

52:16
 

Didier Drogba gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Steven Reid. The free kick is swung in right-footed by James Morrison, Branislav Ivanovic manages to make a clearance.

51:21
 

Didier Drogba takes a shot. Gareth McAuley gets a block in.

47:31 +2.31
 

Corner taken right-footed by James Morrison.

49:40
 

Daniel Sturridge fouled by Liam Ridgewell, the ref awards a free kick. Branislav Ivanovic restarts play with the free kick.

47:02 +2.02
 

Youssouf Mulumbu takes a shot. Gary Cahill gets a block in.

46:49 +1.49
 

Jerome Thomas delivers the ball, Branislav Ivanovic manages to make a clearance.

46:05 +1.05
 

Daniel Sturridge sends in a cross, save by Ben Foster.

46:55
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ramires by Steven Reid. Free kick crossed left-footed by Juan Mata, Jonas Olsson manages to make a clearance.

44:57
 

Short corner taken by Peter Odemwingie from the right by-line.

43:46
 

Branislav Ivanovic challenges Marc-Antoine Fortune unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Liam Ridgewell.

42:10
 

Michael Essien concedes a free kick for a foul on James Morrison. Free kick taken by Jonas Olsson.

41:13
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by James Morrison, Didier Drogba manages to make a clearance.

39:36
 

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

39:00
 

Liam Ridgewell sends in a cross.

38:13
 

Michael Essien takes a shot. Save by Ben Foster.

38:01
 

Juan Mata crosses the ball, clearance by Gareth McAuley.

37:39
 

Corner taken left-footed by Juan Mata from the right by-line, Gareth McAuley makes a clearance.

37:27
 

Daniel Sturridge takes a shot. Liam Ridgewell gets a block in.

36:19
 

Liam Ridgewell produces a cross, clearance by Branislav Ivanovic. Corner taken right-footed by James Morrison from the left by-line to the near post, Keith Andrews produces a header from close range which goes wide of the left-hand upright.

36:03
 

Steven Reid delivers the ball, Gary Cahill manages to make a clearance.

34:49
 

The ball is sent over by Ashley Cole.

31:03
 

Youssouf Mulumbu produces a right-footed shot from just outside the area that goes harmlessly over the target.

30:17
 

Peter Odemwingie sends in a cross, blocked by David Luiz. Outswinging corner taken right-footed by James Morrison from the right by-line to the near post, Gary Cahill makes a clearance.

29:41
 

Gary Cahill gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Marc-Antoine Fortune. James Morrison restarts play with the free kick.

28:18
 

Didier Drogba takes a shot from a long way out clearing the bar.

27:49
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Gary Cahill by Marc-Antoine Fortune. Direct free kick taken by Michael Essien.

26:43
 

Gary Cahill takes a shot. Blocked by Liam Ridgewell.

26:09
 

Corner taken right-footed by Frank Lampard to the near post, Steven Reid manages to make a clearance.

25:02
 

Unfair challenge on Liam Ridgewell by Didier Drogba results in a free kick. Ben Foster takes the direct free kick.

21:33
 

Shot from just outside the box by James Morrison goes over the target.

21:23
 

The ball is swung over by Michael Essien, clearance made by Jonas Olsson.

20:09
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by James Morrison from the right by-line, save made by Petr Cech.

20:00
 

The ball is crossed by Marc-Antoine Fortune, David Luiz makes a clearance.

19:33
 

Foul by Ramires on Jerome Thomas, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Liam Ridgewell.

18:57
 

Effort from the edge of the box by Peter Odemwingie goes wide of the left-hand upright.

18:38
 

James Morrison takes a shot. Blocked by Michael Essien.

17:19
 

The ball is sent over by Liam Ridgewell, Effort from the edge of the area by Marc-Antoine Fortune goes wide of the left-hand upright.

14:42
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Peter Odemwingie. Indirect free kick taken by Gary Cahill.

14:16
 

Michael Essien takes a shot. Gareth McAuley gets a block in.

13:57
 

Juan Mata takes the inswinging corner, Gareth McAuley manages to make a clearance.

13:41
 

Juan Mata takes a shot. Save by Ben Foster.

13:15
 

Marc-Antoine Fortune sends in a cross.

11:22
 

Daniel Sturridge sends in a cross.

10:02
 

James Morrison produces a cross, Gary Cahill manages to make a clearance.

8:32
 

Centre by Peter Odemwingie.

7:38
 

Corner taken right-footed by James Morrison from the right by-line, save by Petr Cech.

7:21
 

James Morrison takes a shot. Save made by Petr Cech.

6:47
 

Keith Andrews takes a shot. Blocked by Michael Essien.

5:58
 

Frank Lampard challenges Jerome Thomas unfairly and gives away a free kick. James Morrison crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from right wing, clearance made by Didier Drogba.

5:05
 

Juan Mata takes the inswinging corner, clearance by Keith Andrews.

2:16
 

The ball is crossed by Liam Ridgewell.

2:08
 

Steven Reid crosses the ball.

1:35
 

The referee blows for offside against Didier Drogba. Indirect free kick taken by Ben Foster.

:53
 

Liam Ridgewell concedes a free kick for a foul on Daniel Sturridge. Free kick taken by Daniel Sturridge.

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

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