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  • Date:06 Oct 2012
  • Kick-off:15:00
  • Venue:Stamford Bridge
  • Attendance:41,784
  • Torres (13)
    Lampard (21) Hazard (30)
    Ivanovic (75)
  • Holt (10)
Goal!

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91:26 +1.26

Effort from just outside the area by Oriol Romeu goes over the bar.

90:09 +0.09

Juan Mata decides to take a short corner.

89:17

Eden Hazard decides to take the corner short.

87:05

Steve Morison is penalised for a handball. Direct free kick taken by John Terry.

86:41

Free kick awarded for a foul by Eden Hazard on Jonathan Howson. John Ruddy takes the direct free kick.

85:58

Oriol Romeu has an effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the right of the target.

85:09

Outswinging corner taken by Eden Hazard from the right by-line, Russell Martin makes a clearance.

84:09

Oriol Romeu has shot on goal from just outside the penalty box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

81:30

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Eden Hazard by Ryan Bennett. (Chelsea) makes a substitution, with Oriol Romeu coming on for Mikel. Juan Mata delivers the ball, Close range headed effort by John Terry goes wide of the left-hand post.

77:41

Cesar Azpilicueta on for Branislav Ivanovic.

77:13

Ryan Bennett on for Sebastien Bassong.

76:50

Steve Morison is brought on as a substitute for Grant Holt.

75:43

Branislav Ivanovic scores a goal from inside the box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Chelsea 4-1 Norwich.Assist by Juan Mata.

74:50

Juan Mata takes a inswinging corner from the right by-line played to the near post, Jonathan Howson manages to make a clearance.

74:35

Fernando Torres takes a shot. Save by John Ruddy.

72:45

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Eden Hazard, save by John Ruddy.

71:37

Foul by Nascimento Ramires on Grant Holt, free kick awarded. Wesley Hoolahan restarts play with the free kick.

71:23

Juan Mata takes a shot. Blocked by Sebastien Bassong.

67:41

Anthony Pilkington is brought on as a substitute for Bradley Johnson.

66:18

Nascimento Ramires comes on in place of Frank Lampard.

65:26

Jonathan Howson takes a shot. Blocked by John Terry.

61:01

The referee blows for offside against Fernando Torres. Indirect free kick taken by John Ruddy.

59:38

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

59:12

Frank Lampard takes a shot. Blocked by Javier Garrido.

57:08

Juan Mata takes a shot. Save by John Ruddy.

55:32

Emboaba Oscar takes a shot. Save made by John Ruddy.

53:34

Alexander Tettey has an effort at goal from a long way out that goes wide left.

49:14

Fernando Torres is ruled offside. John Ruddy takes the indirect free kick.

47:48

Ashley Cole takes a shot. Sebastien Bassong gets a block in.

46:35

Headed effort from deep inside the area by Grant Holt misses to the right of the goal.

42:56

Header on goal by Grant Holt from inside the box goes harmlessly over the target.

39:28

Emboaba Oscar takes a shot. Save made by John Ruddy.

36:28

Eden Hazard decides to take the corner short, Mikel produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the net.

34:25

Elliott Bennett takes a short corner.

33:12

Corner taken by Juan Mata, clearance made by Sebastien Bassong.

31:45

Corner taken short by Frank Lampard.

31:31

Ashley Cole takes a shot. Blocked by Sebastien Bassong.

30:14

Eden Hazard finds the back of the net with a goal from inside the penalty area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Chelsea 3-1 Norwich.Assist by Juan Mata.

29:30

Corner from the left by-line taken by Elliott Bennett, clearance by John Terry.

24:32

Close range header by Ashley Cole goes wide of the left-hand upright.

21:26

Overhead kick right-footed shot by Fernando Torres. Save by John Ruddy.

21:20

Goal scored by Frank Lampard from just outside the penalty area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Chelsea 2-1 Norwich.The assist for the goal came from Fernando Torres.

18:47

Bradley Johnson takes a shot. Save by Petr Cech.

17:53

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Frank Lampard, save by John Ruddy.

17:17

Grant Holt takes a shot. Save by Petr Cech.

16:42

Free kick awarded for a foul by Branislav Ivanovic on Alexander Tettey. Javier Garrido takes the direct free kick.

15:53

Eden Hazard takes a shot. Save made by John Ruddy.

13:36

Fernando Torres scores a headed goal from inside the area. Chelsea 1-1 Norwich.The assist for the goal came from Branislav Ivanovic.

10:05

Goal scored by Grant Holt from deep inside the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Chelsea 0-1 Norwich.Assist on the goal came from Leon Barnett.

9:13

Mikel gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Elliott Bennett. Free kick crossed right-footed by Elliott Bennett from right wing, David Luiz manages to make a clearance.

8:29

Unfair challenge on Grant Holt by Frank Lampard results in a free kick. Grant Holt restarts play with the free kick.

6:09

Mikel challenges Alexander Tettey unfairly and gives away a free kick. Elliott Bennett crosses the ball in from the free kick, clearance made by Mikel.

3:58

Sebastien Bassong fouled by John Terry, the ref awards a free kick. Leon Barnett restarts play with the free kick.

Match Preview

Mikel out to continue Blues form John Obi Mikel has no intention of taking his foot off the gas as he looks to help maintain Chelsea's blistering start to the season against Norwich. The European champions go into Saturday's home match three points clear at the top of the Barclays Premier League, having dropped just two points from their opening six matches. Even a draw would be enough to see them end the weekend at the summit but midfielder Mikel is determined to build on the Blues' four successive wins in all competitions. "I've been pretty happy with the way we've started the season," said the 25-year-old, who is set to make his 250th Chelsea appearance. "We are where we want to be. We're top of the table and unbeaten still. We want to keep that going." Chelsea have so far confounded the doubters who did not believe they could overhaul Manchester City and Manchester United after finishing 25 points adrift of them last season and engaging in a revolution in their style of play. Last weekend's win at Arsenal was their biggest test yet and they passed it with flying colours. Mikel told Chelsea TV: "When we played against Newcastle, I said it was going to be a big test for us and we managed to beat them 2-0 and it was a great win for us. "And then Arsenal, wow, how are we going to go about it? But we went out there, we took the initiative. "We made sure we took the game to them. We played very well, we controlled the game. "We know Arsenal are going to have a bit possession. "But I think we actually did exactly what we wanted to do." Chris Hughton has challenged his struggling Norwich side to be inspired when they tackle make seemingly daunting trip to Stamford Bridge. The Canaries head to west London without a win from their first six league games and seeking a response from last week's 5-2 home demolition by Liverpool. While facing the in-form Blues might not be exactly what Norwich need as they try to turn the tide, Hughton, who took over from Paul Lambert in the summer, sees no reason why his team should not rise to the occasion. "The inspiration for the team should be walking out against quality international players. What a wonderful stage to go and apply your trade," Hughton told a press conference. "I would be incredibly disappointed if there was one player who was not looking forward to that challenge. "Whether it is this week, next week or next month we have got to play them." Norwich had recovered from their 5-0 thrashing at Fulham on the opening day and - before being taken apart by Liverpool as Luis Suarez stroked in a hat-trick - had been hard to beat, battling to a 1-1 draw at Tottenham last month and playing well enough at Newcastle before losing 1-0. Hughton added: "It will be a tough task, but it would be that whether we were on the back of a defeat or in the middle of a good run. "It is a difficult place to go. You know that before you go there. "You just have to set up the team correctly and give a good account of ourselves."

Formation:4231Manager: Roberto Di Matteo

Chelsea

Formation: 451Manager: Chris Hughton

Norwich

  • Petr Cech
  • Branislav Ivanovic
  • David Luiz
  • John Terry
  • Ashley Cole
  • Mikel
  • Frank Lampard
  • Juan Mata
  • Emboaba Oscar
  • Eden Hazard
  • Fernando Torres
  • SUBS
  • Ross Turnbull
  • Oriol Romeu
  • Nascimento Ramires
  • Victor Moses
  • Gary Cahill
  • Cesar Azpilicueta
  • Ryan Bertrand

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Match Report

Form Guide

    WWWDWW
  • Chelsea
  • VS
  • Norwich
  • LDDDLL

Last Meetings

  • Norwich
  • 0 - 0
  • Chelsea
  • 21/01/2012
  • Chelsea
  • 3 - 1
  • Norwich
  • 27/08/2011
  • Norwich
  • 1 - 3
  • Chelsea
  • 05/03/2005
  • Chelsea
  • 4 - 0
  • Norwich
  • 18/12/2004
  • Norwich
  • 3 - 0
  • Chelsea
  • 10/12/1994
  • Chelsea
  • 2 - 0
  • Norwich
  • 20/08/1994

Top Scorers

Chelsea

  • FJ Torres 3
  • B Ivanovic 2
  • A Cole 1
  • G Cahill 1
  • JM Mata 1

Norwich

  • G Holt 1
  • S Morison 1
  • R Snodgrass 1
  • S Jackson 1

Goals

Chelsea

    • Total goals 14
    • Goals per game 11
  • 2 (For) Period 0-10 mins
  • 2 (For) Period 11-20 mins
  • 1 (For) 2 (Against) Period 21-30 mins
  • 1 (For) 1 (Against) Period 41-50 mins
  • 1 (For) Period 51-60 mins
  • 1 (For) Period 61-70 mins
  • 3 (For) Period 81-90 mins

Norwich

    • Total goals 7
    • Goals per game 4
  • (For) 1 (Against) Period 0-10 mins
  • 1 (For) 2 (Against) Period 11-20 mins
  • (For) 1 (Against) Period 21-30 mins
  • (For) 1 (Against) Period 31-40 mins
  • (For) 2 (Against) Period 41-50 mins
  • (For) 2 (Against) Period 51-60 mins
  • 1 (For) 3 (Against) Period 61-70 mins
  • 2 (For) 1 (Against) Period 81-90 mins

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