JAC Sport, London - Aston Villa Surprisingly successful defeated host Chelsea 3-1 in the Premier League that took place at Stamford Bridge on Saturday, December 31, 2011.
In this match Chelsea manager, Andre Villas-Boas, save Frank Lampard and Fernando Torres. On the front lines, relying on Daniel Sturridge, Didier Drogba, and Juan Mata. While the Lampard position is replaced Oriol Romeu.
The Blues actually superior first after successful use penalty 23rd minutes. Awarded a penalty after Didier Drogba was dropped by Richard Dunne. Without difficulty, Drogba, who took his own penalty that could bring Chelsea winning 1-0. This is the goal to-150 Ivory Coast striker with Chelsea.
Aston Villa could retaliate in the 28th minute with a goal by Stephen Ireland. Starting from Dunne's long ball into the penalty box, the ball was given to Charles N'Zogbia on the left side of the Chelsea defense
N'Zogbia then give the ball to Ireland who beat Chelsea goalkeeper, Petr Cech. Actually, Jhon Terry handsball after the Terry's hand touch the ball from Ireland kick. Luckily, the referee did not see it.
Aston Villa had been given a golden opportunity at minute 53. Starting from behind the attacks, Albrighton gave the ball to Gabriel Agbonlahor a free-standing. Unfortunately, Agbonlahor who lives dealing with Petr Cech failed to take advantage of these opportunities.
Aware of his team needs a goal to record the victory, Villas-Boas conducted a series of changes. Frank Lampard came on for Oriol Romeu, while Fernando Torres replaces Daniel Sturridge. But apparently it has not been able to break the deadlock for Chelsea.
Villa just back ahead on 83rd minutes by Stilian Petrov goal. Ciaran Clark along the Chelsea defense. He then deceived Jose Bosingwa before giving the ball to Petrov, who successfully beat Petr Cech.
Three minutes later, the visitors add goal to be 3-1. Frank Lampard is wrong to give the ball to Stephen Ireland. Ireland quickly handed the ball to Darren Bent who successfully break the Chelsea goal.
Score 3-1 to Aston Villa advantage lasted until the game ends. This result makes Chelsea have slipped to fifth place by collecting 34 points from 19 games.
Line Up :
Chelsea : Cech, Ferreira (Bosingwa 75’), Luiz, Terry, Cole, Ramires, Romeu (Lampard 57’), Meireles, Sturridge (Torres 63’), Drogba, Mata.
Aston Villa : Guzan, Clark, Dunne, Collins, Warnock, N’Zogbia (Bent 78’), Petrov (Bannan 86’), Cuellar, Ireland, Albrighton (Gary Gardner 78’), Agbonlahor