Chelsea v Manchester City, 15 March 2009

Score1-0 to Chelsea
RefereeMike Riley
CompetitionPremier League
VenueStamford Bridge
Attendance41,810
KICK OFF: 1.30pm

Goals:

Michael Essien 18 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Petr Čech
Defender Ricardo Carvalho
Defender/Centre back John Terry
Defender/Midfielder Jose Bosingwa
Defender/Left back Ashley Cole
Midfielder Michael Ballack
Midfielder Deco
Midfielder Michael Essien
Midfielder Frank Lampard
Forward Nicolas Anelka
Forward Didier Drogba

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Shay Given
Defender Nedum Onuoha
Defender Micah Richards
Defender Pablo Zabaleta
Defender/Centre back Richard Dunne
Defender/Left back Wayne Bridge
Midfielder Elano
Midfielder Stephen Ireland
Midfielder/Forward Shaun Wright-Phillips
Forward Felipe Caicedo
Forward Robinho

Substitutions:

Juliano Belletti for Deco 41
Florent Malouda for Didier Drogba 71

Substitutions:

Ched Evans for Felipe Caicedo 54
Kelvin Etuhu for Elano 66
Valery Bozhinov for Robinho 81

Cards:

Cards:

Elano 29 Y
Ched Evans 75 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Henrique Hilario
Defender/Right back Juliano Belletti
Defender Alex
Midfielder John Obi Mikel
Midfielder Ricardo Quaresma
Forward Salomon Kalou
Forward Florent Malouda

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Joe Hart
Defender Glauber Berti
Defender/Left back Javier Garrido
Midfielder Kelvin Etuhu
Midfielder Gelson Fernandes
Forward Valery Bozhinov
Forward Ched Evans

Comments:

League position: 2nd

Comments:

League position: 10th