Chelsea v Newcastle United, 13 December 2006

Score1-0 to Chelsea
RefereePhil Dowd
CompetitionPremier League
VenueStamford Bridge
Attendance41,945

Goals:

Didier Drogba 74 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Henrique Hilario
Defender Ricardo Carvalho
Defender/Centre back John Terry
Defender/Left back Ashley Cole
Midfielder Michael Ballack
Midfielder Michael Essien
Midfielder Geremi
Midfielder Frank Lampard
Midfielder Arjen Robben
Midfielder/Forward Salomon Kalou
Midfielder/Forward Shaun Wright-Phillips

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Shay Given
Defender Peter Ramage
Defender Steven Taylor
Defender/Centre back Paul Huntington
Defender/Midfielder James Milner
Defender/Left back Celestine Babayaro
Midfielder Nicky Butt
Midfielder Charles N'Zogbia
Midfielder Giuseppe Rossi
Midfielder/Forward Antoine Sibierski
Forward Obafemi Martins

Substitutions:

Didier Drogba for Shaun Wright-Phillips 46
Claude Makélélé for Ricardo Carvalho 46
Andriy Shevchenko for Geremi 67

Substitutions:

Matty Pattison for Charles N'Zogbia 44
Luque for Antoine Sibierski 78

Cards:

Michael Essien 62 Y
Claude Makélélé 90 Y

Cards:

Peter Ramage 77 Y
Celestine Babayaro 90 Y

On the bench:

Midfielder Claude Makélélé
Forward Didier Drogba

On the bench:

Midfielder Matty Pattison
Forward Luque

Comments:

League position: 2nd Unused substitutes: Magnus Hedman and Wayne Bridge

Comments:

League position: 14th Unused substitutes: Pavel Srnicek, Alan O'Brien and David Edgar