Blackburn Rovers
No. Name
Saves 1
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
6 Ryan Nelsen  81'
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
35' 3  Martin Olsson
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
27 Míchel Salgado  33'
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 4 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
80' 8  David Dunn
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 4
  • 2 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 1
  • Shots 4
  • 2 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
45' 30  Jason Roberts
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 3
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Substitutes
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
  • KO
    • Kickoff
  • 21
    • Benjani Mwaruwari Goal
  • 33
    • Míchel Salgado Yellow Card
  • 35
    • On: Martin Olsson | Off: Gael Givet
  • 39
    • Nicolas Anelka Goal
  • HT
    • Halftime
  • 45
    • On: Jason Roberts | Off: Benjani Mwaruwari
  • 66
    • Didier Drogba Yellow Card
  • 72
    • On: Daniel Sturridge | Off: Florent Malouda
  • 80
    • Branislav Ivanovic Yellow Card
  • 80
    • On: David Dunn | Off: El-Hadji Diouf
  • 81
    • Ryan Nelsen Yellow Card
  • 84
    • Branislav Ivanovic Goal
  • 90+3
    • On: Paulo Ferreira | Off: Nicolas Anelka
  • FT
    • End Regular Time
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Match Commentary

- Match ends, Blackburn Rovers 1, Chelsea 2.
90' Second Half ends, Blackburn Rovers 1, Chelsea 2.
90' Yuri Zhirkov (Chelsea) wins a free kick on the right wing.
90' Foul by David Dunn (Blackburn Rovers).
90' Substitution, Chelsea. Paulo Ferreira defender replaces Nicolas Anelka.
90' Attempt missed. Yuri Zhirkov (Chelsea) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.
90' Foul by Didier Drogba (Chelsea).
90' Ryan Nelsen (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in his own half.
90' Corner, Chelsea. Conceded by Ryan Nelsen.
90' Corner, Chelsea. Conceded by Phil Jones.
90' Nicolas Anelka (Chelsea) wins a free kick in his own half.
90' Foul by Jason Roberts (Blackburn Rovers).
87' Didier Drogba (Chelsea) wins a free kick in his own half.
87' Foul by Míchel Salgado (Blackburn Rovers).
85' Offside, Chelsea. Michael Essien tries a through ball, but Ashley Cole is caught offside.
84' Goal! Blackburn Rovers 1, Chelsea 2. Branislav Ivanovic (Chelsea) header from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Yuri Zhirkov with a cross.
84' Attempt blocked. Yuri Zhirkov (Chelsea) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Daniel Sturridge.
83' Yuri Zhirkov (Chelsea) wins a free kick on the left wing.
83' Foul by Mame Biram Diouf (Blackburn Rovers).
82' Attempt missed. Jason Roberts (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from the left side of the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Mame Biram Diouf following a fast break.
82' Attempt blocked. Didier Drogba (Chelsea) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
81' Ryan Nelsen (Blackburn Rovers) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
81' Didier Drogba (Chelsea) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
81' Foul by Ryan Nelsen (Blackburn Rovers).
81' Attempt saved. Mame Biram Diouf (Blackburn Rovers) header from a difficult angle on the right is saved in the top right corner. Assisted by David Dunn with a cross.
80' Substitution, Blackburn Rovers. David Dunn midfielder replaces El Hadji Diouf.
80' Branislav Ivanovic (Chelsea) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
80' Foul by Branislav Ivanovic (Chelsea).
80' Phil Jones (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in his own half.
79' Ashley Cole (Chelsea) wins a free kick in his own half.
79' Foul by Jason Roberts (Blackburn Rovers).
78' Foul by Ashley Cole (Chelsea).
78' Mame Biram Diouf (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in his own half.
77' Attempt missed. El Hadji Diouf (Blackburn Rovers) left footed shot from the left side of the box is just a bit too high. Assisted by Brett Emerton following a fast break.
77' Corner, Chelsea. Conceded by Phil Jones.
77' Attempt blocked. Nicolas Anelka (Chelsea) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Ashley Cole.
76' Offside, Blackburn Rovers. Mame Biram Diouf tries a through ball, but Jason Roberts is caught offside.
74' Attempt missed. Daniel Sturridge (Chelsea) left footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by John Obi Mikel.
73' Hand ball by Phil Jones (Blackburn Rovers).
72' Substitution, Chelsea. Daniel Sturridge forward replaces Florent Malouda.
68' Attempt blocked. Didier Drogba (Chelsea) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.
68' Attempt blocked. Nicolas Anelka (Chelsea) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.
68' Michael Essien (Chelsea) wins a free kick on the right wing.
68' Foul by Morten Gamst Pedersen (Blackburn Rovers).
66' Didier Drogba (Chelsea) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
66' Foul by Didier Drogba (Chelsea).
66' Martin Olsson (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick on the left wing.
62' Attempt missed. Mame Biram Diouf (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Jason Roberts following a set piece situation.
62' Foul by Branislav Ivanovic (Chelsea).
62' Jason Roberts (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick on the left wing.
61' Attempt saved. Yuri Zhirkov (Chelsea) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Michael Essien.
59' John Terry (Chelsea) wins a free kick in his own half.
59' Foul by Jason Roberts (Blackburn Rovers).
56' Branislav Ivanovic (Chelsea) wins a free kick in his own half.
56' Foul by El Hadji Diouf (Blackburn Rovers).
55' Attempt missed. Ashley Cole (Chelsea) left footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Florent Malouda.
54' Attempt missed. Mame Biram Diouf (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from a difficult angle on the right is high and wide to the right. Assisted by Martin Olsson with a cross.
51' Foul by Florent Malouda (Chelsea).
51' Martin Olsson (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in his own half.
50' Foul by Florent Malouda (Chelsea).
50' Paul Robinson (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in his own half.
49' Attempt missed. Christopher Samba (Blackburn Rovers) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left. Assisted by Morten Gamst Pedersen.
48' Attempt missed. Florent Malouda (Chelsea) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by John Obi Mikel.
47' Attempt blocked. Didier Drogba (Chelsea) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Branislav Ivanovic.
- Second Half begins Blackburn Rovers 1, Chelsea 1.
45' Substitution, Blackburn Rovers. Jason Roberts forward replaces Benjani because of an injury.
45' First Half ends, Blackburn Rovers 1, Chelsea 1.
45' Corner, Chelsea. Conceded by Míchel Salgado.
43' Foul by Branislav Ivanovic (Chelsea).
43' El Hadji Diouf (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
42' Foul by Michael Essien (Chelsea).
42' Morten Gamst Pedersen (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in his own half.
41' Offside, Chelsea. Branislav Ivanovic tries a through ball, but Nicolas Anelka is caught offside.
39' Goal! Blackburn Rovers 1, Chelsea 1. Nicolas Anelka (Chelsea) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Didier Drogba with a headed pass.
38' Attempt missed. Michael Essien (Chelsea) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Ashley Cole.
36' Ashley Cole (Chelsea) wins a free kick on the left wing.
36' Foul by Brett Emerton (Blackburn Rovers).
35' Substitution, Blackburn Rovers. Martin Olsson defender replaces Gaël Givet because of an injury.
34' Foul by Branislav Ivanovic (Chelsea).
34' El Hadji Diouf (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in his own half.
33' Míchel Salgado (Blackburn Rovers) is shown the yellow card.
32' Delay over. They are ready to continue.
31' Delay in match Gaël Givet (Blackburn Rovers) because of an injury.
30' Foul by Florent Malouda (Chelsea).
30' El Hadji Diouf (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in his own half.
30' Attempt blocked. Yuri Zhirkov (Chelsea) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
25' Attempt missed. Brett Emerton (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from a difficult angle on the right is high and wide to the right.
24' Corner, Chelsea. Conceded by Phil Jones.
23' Florent Malouda (Chelsea) wins a free kick on the left wing.
23' Foul by Phil Jones (Blackburn Rovers).
21' Goal! Blackburn Rovers 1, Chelsea 0. Benjani (Blackburn Rovers) header from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by El Hadji Diouf with a cross following a corner.
21' Corner, Blackburn Rovers. Conceded by Didier Drogba.
21' Attempt blocked. Christopher Samba (Blackburn Rovers) header from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Morten Gamst Pedersen with a headed pass.
20' Foul by Yuri Zhirkov (Chelsea).
20' Míchel Salgado (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in his own half.
18' Offside, Blackburn Rovers. Morten Gamst Pedersen tries a through ball, but El Hadji Diouf is caught offside.
18' Foul by Branislav Ivanovic (Chelsea).
18' El Hadji Diouf (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick on the left wing.
17' Attempt missed. Benjani (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left. Assisted by El Hadji Diouf.
17' Attempt missed. Benjani (Blackburn Rovers) header from the right side of the six yard box misses to the left.
16' Attempt saved. Benjani (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Brett Emerton.
16' Corner, Blackburn Rovers. Conceded by Alex.
15' Attempt saved. Mame Biram Diouf (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top centre of the goal. Assisted by Benjani.
14' Corner, Blackburn Rovers. Conceded by John Terry.
12' Attempt blocked. Morten Gamst Pedersen (Blackburn Rovers) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
11' Foul by Yuri Zhirkov (Chelsea).
11' Mame Biram Diouf (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick on the right wing.
7' Attempt missed. Didier Drogba (Chelsea) header from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Branislav Ivanovic with a cross.
2' Yuri Zhirkov (Chelsea) wins a free kick on the left wing.
2' Foul by Míchel Salgado (Blackburn Rovers).
- First Half begins.
- Lineups are announced and players are warming up

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POS Team GP GD PTS
1 Chelsea 14 +21 34
2 Arsenal 14 +19 31
3 Liverpool 14 +17 30
4 Manchester City 14 +15 30
5 Tottenham Hotspur 14 +14 27
6 Manchester United 14 +3 21
7 West Bromwich Albion 14 +3 20
8 Everton 14 +1 20
9 Stoke City 14 -3 19
10 AFC Bournemouth 14 -3 18
11 Watford 14 -6 18
12 Southampton 14 -2 17
13 Middlesbrough 14 -2 15
14 Crystal Palace 14 -2 14
15 Burnley 14 -11 14
16 Leicester City 14 -7 13
17 West Ham United 14 -14 12
18 Sunderland 14 -10 11
19 Hull City 14 -18 11
20 Swansea City 14 -15 9

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