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Division 2, Week 8

Chelsea 2 - 0 Sunderland

Division Two League Match, Chelsea vs. Sunderland (Sun Nov 26)


                              Chelsea  |  Sunderland
                              4-4-2 N  |  4-1-3-2 C
                        James Houston  |  John Gemmell
                                       |
                            Rafael GK  |  GK G_Buffon
                             Doria DF  |  DF A_Cissokho
                        G_Burdisso DF  |  DF Maldini
                         A_Maxwell DF  |  DF E_Richards
                            M_Madl DF  |  DF A_Brehme
                           Drexler MF  |  DM M_Woods
                              Park MF  |  MF Eugen_Shakhov
                         R_Castias MF  |  MF M_V_Bommel
                         S_Gerrard MF  |  MF K_Paterson
                       D_Trezeguet FW  |  FW R_M_Perry
                     R_Lewandowski FW  |  FW M_Muniesa
                                       |
                            J_Bond SUB |  SUB L_Camp
                            Varane SUB |  SUB B_Weinman
                          Mo_Diame SUB |  SUB S_Vagini
                         T_Cairney SUB |  SUB L_Coca
                         M_Vucinic SUB |  SUB A_Akinbiyi

Referee: M_Stadio (Austria)


Min. 2  :(chs) Drexler is closed down
          ...  He plays a quick pass
          ...  D_Trezeguet latches onto the ball
          ...  D_Trezeguet fires off a right-footed shot !
          ...  It's gone over
          ...  Well he must have left his shooting boots at home for that one
Min. 5  :(sun) K_Paterson floats the ball in to find R_M_Perry
          ...  But M_Madl wins the ball with a sliding challenge
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  M_Woods chips the ball in towards the back post!
          ...  A_Maxwell reads it well
          ...  And he knocks it away
Min. 7  :(chs) G_Burdisso controls the ball immaculately
          ...  Leaves the defenders for dead
          ...  This looks like it could be a great chance
          ...  G_Burdisso curls the ball in on goal !
          ...  The shot takes a wicked deflection
          ...  Wide !!
          ...  That was fortunate
Min. 9  :(chs) Park pass splits open the defence and finds R_Lewandowski
          ...  Cleared by M_V_Bommel
Min. 9  :(sun) M_V_Bommel cuts through the defence
          ...  R_Lewandowski with an ugly foul
          ...  M_Stadio will want to speak to him
          ...  M_Stadio wants a quiet word
Min. 11 :(chs) S_Gerrard finds R_Lewandowski with a perfectly weighted pass
          ...  But A_Cissokho sweeps up the threat
Min. 12 :(sun) M_Muniesa pass splits open the defence
          ...  What a ball!
          ...  R_M_Perry is clean through!
          ...  A great volley from R_M_Perry !
          ...  Rafael makes a difficult save
Min. 13 :(sun) M_Muniesa with electric pace
          ...  He eases past G_Burdisso
          ...  M_Muniesa with a thundering volley!
          ...  But he puts it well wide
          ...  That was a mishit effort!
Min. 14 :(chs) D_Trezeguet finds his way through
          ...  They tried to play the offside trap
          ...  E_Richards plays it back
          ...  G_Buffon slips!!
          ...  It goes just wide
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  S_Gerrard chips the ball into the area!
          ...  It comes to D_Trezeguet
          ...  He fires it towards to goal
          ...  It hits off a defender!
          ...  G_Buffon is wrong footed!
          ...  It drifts just wide!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  R_Lewandowski chips the ball in towards the back post!
          ...  G_Buffon easily catches it!
Min. 19 :(chs) Drexler crosses in from the wing, he finds G_Burdisso in the box
          ...  G_Burdisso with a graceful, looping effort !
          ...  G_Buffon with a fantastic point blank save
          ...  He gave the striker no chance
Min. 19 :(chs) Park with the flick on
          ...  He plays the ball across to R_Lewandowski
          ...  Eugen_Shakhov with an ugly foul
          ...  The fans are chanting "OFF!!! OFF!!!
          ...  That will be a booking
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
Min. 20 :(chs) Drexler holds the ball up and waits for support
          ...  His team mate makes an overlapping run now!
          ...  He knocks a through ball to R_Lewandowski
          ...  R_Lewandowski drives it towards goal !
          ...  G_Buffon makes himself big
          ...  Superb Stop !
          ...  Well that one would have delighted him
Min. 21 :(sun) M_V_Bommel with the heel pass to R_M_Perry
          ...  Superbly timed tackle by Park
          ...  He made it look easy
Min. 24 :(sun) M_Woods runs down the flank
          ...  He threads the ball in to K_Paterson
          ...  A_Maxwell with the tackle
          ...  He did well to stop that attack!
Min. 25 :(chs) Drexler looks for options
          ...  He sees a man in space!
          ...  He hits the ball up to M_Madl
          ...  M_Woods read the danger and stops the pass
Min. 25 :(sun) M_Woods beats one
          ...  Knocks it past a second
          ...  And finds M_Muniesa
          ...  M_Muniesa uses the inside of his foot to curl a shot!
          ...  But Rafael punches it away
          ...  He had to be brave to come for that one
Min. 27 :(chs) S_Gerrard drives it across the face of the goal R_Lewandowski
          ...  M_V_Bommel with the tackle
          ...  He left his foot in there!
          ...  The ref shows him a YELLOW CARD!!
          ...  He'll need to be careful from now on!
          ...  FREE KICK!
          ...  That could have been a penalty!
          ...  R_Lewandowski hits it over the wall
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  G_Buffon looks dejected
          ...  That's put Chelsea ahead!
          ...  Chelsea 1-0 Sunderland ...
Min. 28 :(sun) It looks as though Sunderland is now playing A
Min. 28 :(sun) M_Woods looks around for some movement
          ...  His team mate makes an overlapping run now!
          ...  He hits the ball to R_M_Perry
          ...  R_M_Perry with a bomb of a shot !
          ...  But he puts it well wide
          ...  That was a mishit effort!
Min. 29 :(chs) Park volleys it forward. He finds R_Lewandowski
          ...  R_Lewandowski sights up the goal
          ...  He shoots!
          ...  It comes back off the woodwork!!
          ...  But he picks up the rebound
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  Chelsea 2-0 Sunderland ...
Min. 30 :(sun) M_Muniesa sprints forward with the ball
          ...  What a shot from M_Muniesa !
          ...  It could go anywhere
          ...  He couldn't have hit that shot much better!!
          ...  But it thumps off the woodwork !!
          ...  And goes safely clear!
          ...  Rafael never had a chance!
Min. 32 :(sun) M_Muniesa with electric pace
          ...  He eases past Doria
          ...  M_Muniesa pounds a rocket on goal !
          ...  Rafael with an amazing dive to the bottom left
          ...  How he got to that one I don't know !
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Eugen_Shakhov chips the ball in towards the back post!
          ...  G_Burdisso wins the ball
          ...  And he clears the danger
Min. 40 :(chs) D_Trezeguet loses E_Richards
          ...  Maldini steals the ball of off him
Min. 43 :(REF) The board goes up indicating that there are 4 minutes of time to be added on
Min. 43 :(chs) Park looks around for support
          ...  His team mate makes an overlapping run now!
          ...  He knocks a through ball to Doria
          ...  A wicked drive by Doria !
          ...  It hits the inside of the post
          ...  It falls right into G_Buffon's arms
          ...  Unlucky
Min. 44 :(sun) Eugen_Shakhov looks around for some movement
          ...  He sees a man in space!
          ...  He hits the ball up to R_M_Perry
          ...  A powerful shot by R_M_Perry !
          ...  It goes wide for a goal kick
Min. 47 :(sun) M_V_Bommel with an incisive pass to M_Muniesa
          ...  Good sliding challenge from M_Madl

*************  HALF TIME  ****************
Half Time Score: Chelsea 2-0 Sunderland

Min. 46 :(chs) Park has it now
          ...  He takes on M_Woods
          ...  He gets past him!
          ...  He puts in R_Lewandowski!
          ...  R_Lewandowski with a low drive through the rain!
          ...  But he puts it wide
          ...  He found himself with no room to manoeuvre
Min. 50 :(chs) M_Madl runs at the defence
          ...  E_Richards bundles the player over!!
          ...  That's a foul!!
          ...  The ref looks across to his assistant!
          ...  Play on!
Min. 51 :(chs) M_Madl with a measured pass to D_Trezeguet
          ...  D_Trezeguet with the 40 yard drive !
          ...  G_Buffon parries it, he follows it up
          ...  And G_Buffon recovers to save!!
Min. 51 :(sun) R_M_Perry runs forward
          ...  He only has going for the goal in mind!
          ...  R_M_Perry attempts the shot!
          ...  He has put it wide!
          ...  He looks horrified by that miss!
          ...  He puts his face in his hands!
Min. 52 :(sun) M_Woods knocks it past Doria and runs onto it
          ...  He leaves the defender standing
          ...  A_Maxwell with the tackle
Min. 54 :(chs) S_Gerrard comes to collect the ball
          ...  Great turn!!!
          ...  Superb play
          ...  S_Gerrard gets his head to the ball !
          ...  G_Buffon falls over
          ...  He recovers to tip it onto the post!
          ...  But it hits his back!
          ...  And goes wide!!
          ...  G_Buffon looks relieved!!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Drexler hits it towards the far post!
          ...  R_Lewandowski gets something on it!
          ...  G_Buffon with a superb tip over the bar
          ...  He showed great Reflexes there
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  R_Castias crosses it in!
          ...  It is cleared by A_Brehme
Min. 55 :(sun) R_M_Perry nutmegs M_Madl
          ...  But Doria wins the tackle
Min. 57 :(chs) R_Castias is taking a throw in
          ...  He sees a man in space!
          ...  He throws it to Park
          ...  Park is miles offside!
          ...  The flag stays down
          ...  G_Buffon tries to close down the angle
          ...  He rounds G_Buffon
          ...  He has been pushed wide!
          ...  He shoots from a tight angle
          ...  It hits the post and goes out for a goal kick!!
Min. 58 :(chs) R_Lewandowski slows the ball down and waits for support
          ...  A team mate overlaps him now
          ...  He uses his team mates run as a decoy and heads towards the goal!
          ...  R_Lewandowski heads the ball towards goal !
          ...  The fans get off there seats!
          ...  But it sails over !!
Min. 58 :(chs) R_Lewandowski flicks it over the defenders head
          ...  He showed some great skill there!
          ...  M_Muniesa wins the ball with ease
          ...  M_Stadio saw something no-one else did
          ...  M_Stadio ignores the protests for a card
          ...  John Gemmell looks relieved
          ...  FREE KICK!
          ...  It is well within shooting range!
          ...  R_Lewandowski hits it over the wall
          ...  Terrific shot
          ...  It takes a bounce of the defender
          ...  The deflection takes it just wide
          ...  That's unlucky!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  S_Gerrard plays it into the danger area!
          ...  D_Trezeguet gets a shot in
          ...  But G_Buffon dives to his left
          ...  I think G_Buffon just got a hand on that one
          ...  M_Stadio has given a goal kick
          ...  Unbelievable !
Min. 59 :(sun) M_V_Bommel with the deft touch
          ...  He takes it past M_Madl
          ...  He knocks it to M_Muniesa!
          ...  M_Madl does well to get the tackle in
Min. 60 :(chs) R_Lewandowski beats Maldini
          ...  That was a quick burst of pace to set him free
          ...  R_Lewandowski hits the shot with the inside of the left foot!
          ...  It takes a deflection!
          ...  But sails wide!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Drexler crosses it in!
          ...  Maldini reads it well
          ...  And he knocks it away
Min. 65 :(sun) It looks like the manager is going to make a few changes to his side.
          ...  L_Coca will come on for M_Woods and play MF
Min. 65 :(sun) A_Brehme with electric pace
          ...  He eases past A_Maxwell
          ...  A_Brehme must beat Rafael!
          ...  It hits the bar and goes over
          ...  Well, sometimes they go in, sometimes they don't
Min. 70 :(sun) S_Vagini is being prepared to come on
          ...  E_Richards is leaving the pitch
          ...  Looks like the substitute will play DF
Min. 70 :(sun) A_Akinbiyi is coming on for R_M_Perry and will play FW
Min. 71 :(sun) A_Cissokho is taking a throw in
          ...  He sees a team mate loosing his marker
          ...  He throws it to M_Muniesa
          ...  M_Muniesa with the strike !
          ...  But he puts it wide
          ...  How did he manage to miss that?
Min. 73 :(sun) M_Muniesa with the dribble
          ...  He's clean through
          ...  The fans are on their feet
          ...  G_Burdisso with a nasty foul
          ...  That looked malicious
          ...  M_Stadio called him over for a strong verbal warning
Min. 75 :(chs) R_Lewandowski with the mazy dribble
          ...  He takes it past L_Coca
          ...  An audacious effort from R_Lewandowski !
          ...  It hits off a defender!
          ...  But goes clear to safety!
Min. 77 :(chs) S_Gerrard with a smart turn
          ...  S_Gerrard with a thundering shot!
          ...  But it goes wide
Min. 80 :(chs) Varane is being prepared to come on
          ...  Doria is leaving the pitch
          ...  Looks like the substitute will play DF
Min. 80 :(chs) There's going to be a change
          ...  T_Cairney will come on for Drexler and play MF
Min. 80 :(chs) Up goes the substitution board - M_Vucinic on for S_Gerrard as a FW
Min. 81 :(chs) Park beats one
          ...  Knocks it past a second
          ...  And finds M_Vucinic
          ...  S_Vagini takes the player down!!
          ...  PENALTY!!
          ...  No! The ref has given the free kick the other way!
          ...  Unbelievable!
Min. 83 :(chs) R_Castias with a flashy move
          ...  S_Vagini stands his ground and wins the tackle
Min. 85 :(chs) Park turns past the defender
          ...  He sees a team mate in space
          ...  He passes it to G_Burdisso
          ...  G_Burdisso tries to curl it into the bottom corner !
          ...  It hits the inside of the post
          ...  It falls right into G_Buffon's arms
          ...  Unlucky
Min. 86 :(chs) Park moves out over to the edge of the pitch
          ...  He sees a team mate in space
          ...  He plays the ball through to R_Lewandowski
          ...  Blocked by A_Brehme
Min. 87 :(chs) Varane with an incisive pass to M_Vucinic
          ...  M_Vucinic with only one thing on his mind!
          ...  He hits the ball towards goal!
          ...  It takes a deflection!
          ...  But flies wide of the post!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  R_Castias chips the ball in towards the back post!
          ...  G_Burdisso loses his marker
          ...  He gets his head onto it!
          ...  But G_Buffon tips it over
          ...  M_Stadio has given a goal kick
          ...  He's not having the best of days !
Min. 88 :(REF) The 4th referee signals that there are 3 minutes of time to be added on
Min. 88 :(chs) T_Cairney brings the ball into the opposing area
          ...  D_Trezeguet makes himself available
          ...  Excellent sliding challenge by S_Vagini
          ...  He timed it well
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  A_Maxwell crosses it in!
          ...  G_Buffon easily claims the ball!
Min. 89 :(sun) S_Vagini sidesteps A_Maxwell
          ...  He was too quick for his marker
          ...  M_Madl slides in to knock the ball out for a throw-in
Min. 92 :(chs) M_Vucinic jumps over the defender's challenge
          ...  Well executed sliding challenge from A_Cissokho
          ...  It goes out of play
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  T_Cairney floats the ball in!
          ...  A_Cissokho reads it well and clears the danger
Min. 92 :(sun) A_Akinbiyi runs forward
          ...  He nicks it past the slide tackle skilfully
          ...  He only has going for the goal in mind!
          ...  But A_Maxwell slid in
          ...  It was a well timed tackle and it had to be

*************  FULL TIME  ****************


Match Details
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Venue                : Stamford Bridge
Attendance           : 87,699
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Chelsea Match Info
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Best player          : R_Lewandowski (Man of the Match)
Scorers              : R_Lewandowski (27,29)
Sent Off             : N/A
Booked               : N/A
Injured              : N/A
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Sunderland Match Info
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Best player          : M_Muniesa
Scorers              : N/A
Sent Off             : N/A
Booked               : Eugen_Shakhov (19), M_V_Bommel (27)
Injured              : N/A
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Match Statistics
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                              Chelsea     |    Sunderland
Attempts on Goal     :          22        |       10
Off target           :          13        |       7
On target            :           9        |       3
Possession           :          52        |       48
Corners              :           9        |       2
Red Cards            :           0        |       0
Yellow Cards         :           0        |       2
Subs Used            :           3        |       3
Fouls                :           5        |       6
Key Tackles          :           9        |       11
Key Passes           :          18        |       10
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Final Score          : Chelsea 2 - 0 Sunderland
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Player Statistics - Chelsea
Name          Pos  St  Tk  Ps  Sh  Ag | Min Sav Ktk Kps Ass Sht Gls Yel Red KAb TAb PAb SAb
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Rafael         GK  29   2   2   2  20 |  97   3   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  55   0   0   0
Doria          DF   3  26   7   5  32 |  84   0   1   0   0   1   0   0   0   0  20   0   1
G_Burdisso     DF   2  25   5   9  39 |  97   0   1   0   0   4   0   0   0   0  20   0  12
A_Maxwell      DF   2  25   5   3  27 |  97   0   4   0   0   0   0   0   0   0 100  20  20
M_Madl         DF   3  24   8   6  22 |  97   0   4   1   0   0   0   0   0   0  80  10   0
Drexler        MF   3   8  27   9  12 |  84   0   0   4   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  40   0
Park           MF   1   6  27   9  23 |  97   0   1   8   1   1   0   0   0   0  20  95   1
R_Castias      MF   2   9  27   9  29 |  97   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  10   0
S_Gerrard      MF   2   6  26  17  21 |  84   0   0   2   0   2   0   0   0   0  20  40  26
D_Trezeguet    FW   3   6  10  26  21 |  97   0   0   0   0   4   0   0   0   0   0   0  12
R_Lewandowski  FW   2   9   8  26  20 |  97   0   0   0   0   9   2   0   0   0   0   0  75
J_Bond         GK  27   3   3   3  42 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Varane         DF   2  23   9   6  10 |  13   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0  40  10   0
Mo_Diame       MF   2  13  24   7  42 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
T_Cairney      MF   2   7  23   8  21 |  13   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  10   0
M_Vucinic      FW   2   8   9  26  14 |  13   0   0   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1

Player Statistics - Sunderland
Name          Pos  St  Tk  Ps  Sh  Ag | Min Sav Ktk Kps Ass Sht Gls Yel Red KAb TAb PAb SAb
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G_Buffon       GK  31   2   3   1  22 |  97   9   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  25   0   0   0
A_Cissokho     DF   2  26  11   6  12 |  97   0   3   1   0   0   0   0   0   0  60  10   0
Maldini        DF   2  26   9   7  41 |  97   0   2   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  40   0   0
E_Richards     DF   2  24  13   5  32 |  74   0   2   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  40   0   0
A_Brehme       DF   1  24   7   8  35 |  97   0   2   0   0   1   0   0   0   0  40   0   1
M_Woods        DM   2  16  25   9  18 |  69   0   1   3   0   0   0   0   0   0  20  30   0
Eugen_Shakhov  MF   1   6  28   6  21 |  97   0   0   1   0   0   0   1   0   0  -2   8  -2
M_V_Bommel     MF   1   7  25  17  29 |  97   0   1   3   0   0   0   1   0   0  18  28  -2
K_Paterson     MF   2   6  23   8  11 |  97   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  10   0
R_M_Perry      FW   1   8  11  25  30 |  74   0   0   0   0   4   0   0   0   0   0   0   8
M_Muniesa      FW   2   7   8  24  17 |  97   0   0   1   0   5   0   0   0   0 -20 -10  -7
L_Camp         GK  27   3   4   4  10 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
B_Weinman      DF   2  25   8  11  30 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
S_Vagini       DF   1  23  11   6  42 |  23   0   3   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  60   0   0
L_Coca         MF   2  10  23  14  22 |  28   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0 -20 -20 -20
A_Akinbiyi     FW   3   6   9  23  30 |  23   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
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