Chelsea v Arsenal, 21 August 2005

Score1-0 to Chelsea
RefereeGraham Poll
CompetitionPremier League
VenueStamford Bridge
Attendance42,136
KICK-OFF: 4.00pm

0 Arsenal

Manager: Arsene Wenger

Goals:

Didier Drogba 73 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Petr Čech
Defender Paulo Ferreira
Defender William Gallas
Defender/Centre back John Terry
Defender/Left back Asier Del Horno
Midfielder Frank Lampard
Midfielder Claude Makelele
Midfielder Arjen Robben
Midfielder/Forward Damien Duff
Midfielder/Forward Eidur Gudjohnsen
Forward Hernan Crespo

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Jens Lehmann
Defender/Centre back Philippe Senderos
Defender/Midfielder Lauren
Defender/Midfielder Kolo Touré
Defender/Left back Ashley Cole
Midfielder Cesc Fàbregas
Midfielder Gilberto Silva
Midfielder Aleksandr Hleb
Midfielder Freddie Ljungberg
Midfielder Robert Pires
Forward Thierry Henry

Substitutions:

Didier Drogba for Hernan Crespo 46
Michael Essien for Eidur Gudjohnsen 58
Shaun Wright-Phillips for Arjen Robben 58

Substitutions:

Robin van Persie for Freddie Ljungberg 26
Mathieu Flamini for Cesc Fàbregas 85

Cards:

William Gallas 51 Y
Claude Makelele 76 Y

Cards:

Robin van Persie 50 Y
Ashley Cole 90 Y
Philippe Senderos 90 Y

On the bench:

Midfielder Michael Essien
Midfielder/Forward Shaun Wright-Phillips
Forward Didier Drogba

On the bench:

Midfielder Mathieu Flamini

Comments:

League position: 4th Unused substitutes: Carlo Cudicini and Robert Huth

Comments:

League position: 9th Unused substitutes: Manuel Almunia, Pascal Cygan and Dennis Bergkamp