Last Updated at 5:08 pm, September 24th 2011
FULL TIME: Three points for Chelsea but the win is overshadowed by Fernando Torres' sending-off after giving the hosts the lead. Ramires scored twice either side of the break while Didier Drogba scored four minutes into stoppage time. The Swans consolation came through Ashley Williams header.
GOAL: Chelsea 4 (Didier Drogba 90) Swansea 0.
YELLOW CARD: Neil Taylor is booked for manhandling Drogba.
GOAL: Chelsea 3 Swansea 1 (Ashley Williams 86).
YELLOW CARD: Ashley Cole is booked for pulling back Routledge.
SUBSTITUTION: Josh McEachran makes his first Premier League appearance of the season coming on for Raul Meireles.
SUBSTITUTION: Didier Drogba gets a standing ovation as he replaces Nicolas Anelka.
GOAL: Chelsea 3 (Ramires 76) Swansea 0.
YELLOW CARD: Garry Monk is booked for a late tackle on Nicolas Anelka.
SUBSTITUTION: Stephen Dobbie replaces Nathan Dyer as Brendan Rodgers makes his final change.
Alex says: "I'm a chelsea fan and i think what has just happened to torres in the last two matches hes played sums up his season. Scores at old trafford then misses an open goal, now scores at the Bridge and gets sent off."
SUBSTITUTIONS: Danny Graham replaces Leroy Lita for Swansea and also a change for Chelsea as Florent Malouda comes on for Juan Mata.
Nick is looking at the positives: "It's nice to see Torres score two weeks in a row, but the poor guy is cursed! If he can keep playing well I'm sure he will keep smashing them in! Form is temporary, talent is permanent, and he has talent!"
YELLOW CARD: Nathan Dyer is booked for a challenge on Nicolas Anelka.
Quick update from SKYBET. Chelsea seemed to be coasting until Fernando Torres' red card , but are still 1/66 to win this match. The Swans are 100/1 to find a win from here against the Blues, while a draw is 20/1. Go to www.skybet.com to place your bets.
Alan writes: "Looks like Brendan is going for broke with that substitution, nothing to lose!! Now to overturn a 2-0 deficit with a 3-2 Win!!"
Ayden doesn't know what's wrong with Torres. "Sometimes you just don't know what's going on in Torres' head these days. One minute he scores a wonderful goal and the next he's off the field with a two footed challenge on the halfway line?! Was there any need? I thought he was going to have a brilliant game... Well I guess I thought wrong."
SUBSTITUTION: Wayne Routledge replaces the impressive Leon Britton for Swansea at the start of this half.
Ryan says: "Today was a day for Torres to show off and prove he has what it takes, which he was doing but just ruined it all with that pathetic challenege. When will he learn?"
Peter says: "At least he scored again, if he scores one goal every game he plays he'll be fine!"
HALF TIME: A half of real contrasting fortunes for Chelsea. Fernando Torres opened the scoring with only his third goal for the club but soon after Ramires had doubled the lead, the Spanish striker saw a straight red card for an awful lunge on Mark Gower.
David writes in about Torres: "This guy just cant get a break, scores, misses a sitter, scores get a red card, set up on a plate for him today to bag a hat-trick, so frustrating."
RED CARD: Fernando Torres catches Mark Gower with a two-footed tackle on the halfway line. That was ugly and he can have no complaints.
GOAL: Chelsea 2 (Ramires 36) Swansea 0.
YELLOW CARD: Juan Mata is booked for pulling the shirt of Angel Rangel.
GOAL: Chelsea 1 (Fernando Torres 29) Swansea 0.
Dale reckons a shock might be on the cards today. He says: "Just wanted to say how much I am looking forward to a 1-0 win for the Swans today, after all Torres is playing! Also thanks to Chelsea for the gesture for the Miners Fund, big respect!" Yes, that was a lovely gesture!
Michael is happy that Lampard isn't playing today. He says: "I'd rather watch paint dry, then watch Lampard in midfield. They need to use players with pace that will link with Torres! AVB is a complete legend though, and he will bring success to the side. Plus he has gingers hair like me. I think it will be an easy win for Chelsea and Torres will get 2, also Mata with get one. Scott Sinclair will score against his former team though to prove them wrong!"
Lee is confident of a home win: "I think that we may see a couple from Torres today. That should stop the papers harping on about his (awful) miss last week. Swansea could score today though as I think Chelsea will push forward to ring up a big scoreline. Up the blues!!!"
Dean writes in to say: "I'm a Chelsea fan who admires and respects a good Swansea side. I think we'll win though, with Torres and Mata scoring, will end up 3-2 winners."
Rayhan is happy with the way AVB has his team lined-up today: "Chelsea look much better playing a 4-2-3-1 formation when Torres is playing, with Anelka on the left of midfield and Mata playing behind Torres. Decent line-up today, and i'm quite excited to see Meireles take that attacking midfield role today. Fancy him taking a few right footed blasts from outside the box! Torres has looked very very sharp this season and hopefully bags a brace or a hat trick which would definitely get all the fans behind him! Looking forward to the return of our top Drog! 4-0 win for Chelsea with Torres, Mata and Drogba on the scoresheet."
Alan from Swansea is optimistic: "This is a game Swansea are expected to lose, so anything out of it is a bonus for us! But we will still play our attacking passing game I am sure. Would be great to see Sinclair get a hat-trick, but one will do!"
Jordan says: "Chelsea with a easy win today 4-0. Torres to get a couple with the open goal miss haunting him still. Mata 1 and Drogba 1."
Ricky from Lincoln also thinks it might end up in a big Chelsea win. He says: "Personally some Chelsea fans are judging Swansea because they're newly promoted! I think it'll be 3-0 to Chelsea with Torres getting a couple and Drogba getting on the score sheet for his comeback. But then I think Swansea will be the better team for certain spells of the game! Hopefully it ends like 6-0 though (as all fans will wish). I hope Scott Sinclair has a good game aswell to prove to Roman and the others that he really is a top player who deserved a place in the team!"
Ben is confident of a big scoreline in Chelsea's favour. He says: "Hey Raz. I think Chelsea have a chance to run riot today, but we have to be weary. A lot of people are criticising Lampard too much. He's still one of our best players! I want to see a bit more of Romeu as he hasn't really shone yet. 6-0 Chelsea is my prediction. Torres, Drogba, Mata and Luiz on the scoresheet. It's optimistic, but we'll see what happens!" Indeed.
I think a lot of Chelsea fans are hoping for Torres to bank a few goals today. David says: "Hoping Torres has a good game today, bet on the hat-trick. Felt sorry for him last weekend scoring then missing a sitter. Today is the day his season really kicks off. Hope to see Lukaku as well. 4-0 Chelsea."
Dovydas is confident of a home win for Chelsea today and Torres to bag a couple. "I think chelsea will win today 3-0. Torres (2) and Mata (1)." By the way, how do you Chelsea fans think Mata has settled in since his move from Spain?
Here's the latest odds from SKYBET. Fernando Torres is 5/2 to exorcise the demons of his open goal miss at Old Trafford with the opening goal against Swansea and Chelsea are huge favourites to win at 1/5. A shock away win is 14/1 with a draw available at 5/1. Blues old boy Scott Sinclair is 9/2 to get on the scoresheet in 90 minutes. I'm going for a pre-match prediction of 3-1, which is 10/1. Head now to www.skybet.com to place your bets.
Alex wants the manager to give his youngsters a chance, saying: "I think AVB needs to start playing Lampard less. No doubt he's a very talented player still, but sometimes slows the game down. Start youngsters, hopefully see the likes of Romeu or McEachran."
Adam is first to write in this afternoon and it's clear he doesn't want Scott Sinclair scoring against his former club. He says: "I think it will be easy for Chelsea today 5-0, Drogba (2), Torres (2) And Mata to score. I hope Sinclair does not Score!"
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