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Stamford Bridge (ATT 41,548) 2nd March 2013 - Kick off 15:00 Ref: K Friend

Chelsea Chelsea vs West Bromwich Albion W Brom

Chelsea 1

D Ba (28)


W Brom 0

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  1. Chelsea 1 - 0 West Brom

  2. 90+5

    Despite the best efforts from Olsson inside the box from the corner, and some acrobatics from Foster, the Blues hang for the three points.

  3. 90+4

    Mata takes a slow march off the field to allow John Obi Mikel to take to the park for the final moments of the match.

  4. 90+3

    Rosenberg spots Odemwingie out o the right of the box and finds him with ease, but the latter's strike to the near post is smothered by Cech.

  5. 90+2

    Chelsea seemingly limping their way over the finish line, Albion throwing everything at them in the final third.

  6. 90+1

    Four added minutes signaled and the Baggies seem revitalised on attack.

  7. 90

    Lampard spots Moses out on the right and finds him with a good ball, but the Nigerian's return into the box is below-par and is cleared by the defence.

  8. 89

    A lovely one-two from Oscar and Mata allows the latter to get in behind the defence, but his initial touch is too heavy andFoster has the time to drop low and smother.

  9. 88

    Oscar goes down on the left and looks for a foul, but the referee waves play on and the Baggies make their way up field with some zeal.

  10. 87

    Could Fernando Torres come and rescue Chelsea from the late fightback from West Brom, the Spaniard replacing Ba.

  11. 86

    Entering the last five minutes of regulation time and one can sense the home fans are nervous with Albion pushing up.

  12. 85

    Luiz forced to put the ball into touch with the Baggies looking ever more dangerous going forward.

  13. 84

    Moses wasted a shot on goal at the other end, but it's worrying times for Benitez's men as Albion press up determinedly in the final ten minutes.

  14. 83

    Good left-handed save to his right by Cech denies Odemwingie from the set-piece, with the Blues gloveman up to the task from the subsequent corner-kick moments later.

  15. 82

    Mata gives away a good free-kick for Albion on the right after Odemwingie is adjudged to have been fouled. Meanwhile, Yacob is removed with Markus Rosenberg coming on in his stead.

  16. 81

    Oscar wriggles through and engineers a shot on goal, only for Foster to once again thwart to the Blues forward.

  17. 80

    The numbers game catches up with Mata down the right flank, with Victor Moses taking to the pitch in place of Hazard.

  18. 79

    Oscar gets some decent power behind his shot, but Foster does as well to get behind the ball and smother the stinging drive.

  19. 78

    No danger to Chelsea from the subsequent set-piece, with Olsson eventually giving away a free-kick for a tackle on Lampard.

  20. 77

    Morrison delivers the ball to the far post for McAuley, but the ball is bumbled into touch for a corner.

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