Chelsea v Portsmouth, 21 October 2006

Score2-1 to Chelsea
RefereeMark Clattenburg
CompetitionPremier League
VenueStamford Bridge
Attendance41,838

Goals:

Andriy Shevchenko 55 G
Michael Ballack 57 G

Goals:

Benjani 69 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Henrique Hilario
Defender Ricardo Carvalho
Defender Ashley Cole
Defender Paulo Ferreira
Defender John Terry
Midfielder Michael Ballack
Midfielder Michael Essien
Midfielder Frank Lampard
Midfielder Arjen Robben
Forward Didier Drogba

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper David James
Defender/Right back Noe Pamarot
Defender Sol Campbell
Defender/Centre back Linvoy Primus
Defender/Midfielder Matt Taylor
Midfielder Manuel Fernandes
Midfielder Niko Kranjcar
Midfielder Gary O'Neil
Midfielder Pedro Mendes
Forward Benjani
Forward Nwankwo Kanu

Substitutions:

Joe Cole for Arjen Robben 66
Claude Makélélé for Andriy Shevchenko 76
Khalid Boulahrouz for Michael Ballack 90

Substitutions:

Sean Davis for Nwankwo Kanu 46
Andrew Cole for Manuel Fernandes 58
David Thompson for Pedro Mendes 83

Cards:

Andriy Shevchenko 56 Y
Michael Ballack 58 Y
Joe Cole 90 Y

Cards:

Noe Pamarot 43 Y
Pedro Mendes 51 Y

On the bench:

Midfielder Joe Cole
Midfielder Claude Makélélé

On the bench:

Midfielder Sean Davis
Midfielder David Thompson
Forward Andrew Cole

Comments:

League position: 1st Unused substitutes: Yves Makaba-Makalamby and Shaun Wright-Phillips

Comments:

League position: 4th Unused substitutes: Dean Kiely and Andy O'Brien