Chelsea v Aston Villa, 31 December 2011

Score3-1 to Aston Villa
RefereeMark Halsey
CompetitionPremier League
VenueStamford Bridge
Attendance41,332

Goals:

Didier Drogba penalty 23 P

Goals:

Stephen Ireland 28 G
Stilian Petrov 83 G
Darren Bent 86 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Petr Čech
Defender Paulo Ferreira
Defender/Centre back John Terry
Defender/Midfielder David Luiz
Defender/Left back Ashley Cole
Midfielder Juan Mata
Midfielder Ramires
Midfielder Raul Meireles
Midfielder/Forward Oriol Romeu
Forward Didier Drogba

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Brad Guzan
Defender Carlos Cuellar
Defender/Centre back James M Collins
Defender/Centre back Richard Dunne
Defender/Midfielder Ciaran Clark
Defender/Midfielder Stephen Warnock
Midfielder Marc Albrighton
Midfielder Stephen Ireland
Midfielder Charles N'Zogbia
Midfielder Stilian Petrov

Substitutions:

Frank Lampard for Oriol Romeu 57
Fernando Torres for Daniel Sturridge 62
Jose Bosingwa for Paulo Ferreira 75

Substitutions:

Darren Bent for Charles N'Zogbia 78
Gary Gardner for Marc Albrighton 78
Barry Bannan for Stilian Petrov 84

Cards:

John Terry 32 Y

Cards:

Carlos Cuellar 67 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Ross Turnbull
Defender Sam Hutchinson
Defender/Midfielder Jose Bosingwa
Midfielder Frank Lampard
Forward Salomon Kalou
Forward Florent Malouda
Forward Fernando Torres

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Andy Marshall
Defender Alan Hutton
Midfielder Barry Bannan
Midfielder Gary Gardner
Midfielder/Forward Andi Weimann
Forward Darren Bent

Comments:

League position: 5th

Comments:

League position: 9th