Chelsea 1-0 Stoke: Drogba scores, Fuller sent-of
Chelsea won the full amount when dealing with Stoke City. Roberto Di Matteo's troops won 1-0 through Didier Drogba scored a single.
Playing at Stamford Bridge on Saturday (10/03/2012) night, the Blues who controlled the game a lot to create chances in the first round. But until the end of the first half both teams unable to score a goal.
In the 25th minute, Stoke was reduced to 10 men after Ricardo Fuller sent off after stepping on Ivanovic.
Drogba Chelsea finally a decisive victory over the tally on 68 minutes. Utilizing breakthrough bait Juan Mata, Drogba took his team ahead 1-0. Till the long whistle sounded, the score did not change for the host advantage.
This victory still puts Chelsea in fifth with 49 points. Stoke while stuck in 10 to 36 points.
The host immediately opened up opportunities in four minutes. However, Branislav Ivanovic headed corner kick Frank Lampard welcomes still hovering over the crossbar Stoke.
Five minutes later Gary Cahill's turn to threaten the Stoke goal. Bringing the ball from midfield, Cahill saw a gap in the Stoke defense and kick from outside the penalty box. But his shot can still be ignored by Asmir Begovic.
Stoke in the 17th minute had the opportunity through Jonathan Walters. After that fell through John Terry, Walters fired a shot that was successfully blocked by Cahill. His attempts to once again pass the ball rebound is still sideways to the left of goalkeeper Petr Cech.
Entering the 25th minute, Stoke were reduced to 10 players. Ricardo Fuller sent off after stepping on Ivanovic.
Superior number of players, Chelsea continued to press. Raul Meireles a kick from outside the box was wide on the right side of goal Begovic.
John Terry! Header utilizing a corner kick hit the crossbar Lampard still Stoke.
Cooperation and Lampard in the 35th minute Ivanovic Stoke threaten the goal. But Ivanovic's header was too weak and capable arrested Begovic.
Chelsea attack that has not been able to constantly change the score. Ivanovic is a hard kick in the penalty box on 41 minutes still hit the crossbar. A minute later Lampard shot from outside the box is still able to arrest Bergovic.
Into the second half, Chelsea pressed. A hard kick from outside the penalty area Lampard on 49 minutes was still able to be secured Bergovic.
Chelsea in the 58th minute effort by David Luiz is also still not produce a goal. Horizontal shot was too weak and can be secured Bergovic. Two minutes later John Terry a hard kick from outside the box was wide on the right side of goal Bergovic.
Didier Drogba almost brought Chelsea ahead on 66 minutes. But his free-kick was still able to be driven by Bergovic and only corner kick.
Two minutes later Drogba brought Chelsea. As bait breakthrough Juan Mata, Drogba managed to fool Bergovic and sent the ball into the empty goal. Stoke 0 Chelsea 1.
Stoke try to squeeze in 74 minutes. But Walters shot from inside the box is still not meeting targets.
Four minutes later, Andy Wilkinson who saw Cech out of position trying to free kick from midfield. But the ball was wide right-sided thin Cech's goal.
Stoke counter-attack in 83 minutes have not been able to bring a balancing goals. Cameron Jerome kick from the right side is still not meeting targets.
Eye Chelsea almost doubled their advantage. But his free-kick was the goalpost. Rebound the ball fell to the foot of David Luiz try forwarded to Daniel Sturridge. But both have first caught offside.
Till the long whistle sounded, the score was 1-0 to Chelsea remained unchanged.
Chelsea: Cech; Ivanovic (David Luiz 46 '), Cahill, Terry, Cole; Mikel (Sturridge 67'), Meireles (Mata 37 '); Ramires, Lampard, Kalou; Drogba
Stoke: Begovic; Wilkinson, Shawcross, Huth, Wilson (Upson 51 '); Shotton, Whitehead, Diao (Palacios 50'), Walters; Jones, Fuller
Bayern Munich 7-1 Hoffenheim: Gomez hat-trick
Bayern Munich at the Allianz Arena rampage when host Hoffenheim. Bayern won 7-1 with Mario Gomez contributed three goals.
After last week arrested Bayer Leverkusen 0-2, Bayern immediately got up at 25 this week with the coming visit devastated Hoffenheim on Saturday (10/03/2012).
Gomez immediately making Bayern the lead through his goal after just four minutes walk. Seven minutes later Bayern's Philipp Lahm to get a penalty after being violated. Execute and forward Arjen Robben made the score finished 2-0.
The position changed again on 17 minutes after kick Toni Kroos who received the ball from Franck Ribery, break down the visitors' goal.
Ribery back to the designer after the bait breakthrough goal on 29 minutes successfully maximized Robben into goals.
Five minutes later, Gomez's turn to make his second goal. Ribery was again instrumental, this time with the shipment crossing to Gomez.
Three minutes into the second half of the game, Gomez scored a hat-trick. From the corner, Robben managed to feed the ball into the goal Gomez headlong Hoffenheim.
At 58 minutes, turn Ribery listed his name on the scoreboard. Of fast attack, the ball sent Robben to Ribery who did not waste the opportunity.
Six minutes before the break, Hoffenheim getting a consolation goal after Luis Gustavo Dias scored an own goal.
These results confirmed the position put Bayern in second place standings with 51 points from 25 games, behind four of the top standings engka Borussia Dortmund who have not played a party for her 25th.
On the other parties, Borussia Monchengladbach Bayern failed to hold down after only a balanced opponent Freiburg 0-0. The results make it budge Monchengladbach in third position with 48 points.
Bayern Munich: Neuer - Lahm, Boateng (Tymoshchuk 46), Badstuber, Alaba - Luiz Gustavo, Kroos - Robben, Mueller (Schweinsteiger 62), Ribery - Gomez (Olic 57)
Hoffenheim: Starke - Williams, Vestergaard, Compper, Braafheid - Vorsah - Vukcevic (Kaiser 87), Weis (Mlapa 87), Rudy, Roberto Firmino (Wieser 62) - Babylon
Sunderland 1-0 Liverpool: Bendtner scores
Sunderland a 1-0 victory when the host Liverpool at the Stadium of Light. The only goal of The Black Cats in the game was created by Nicklas Bendtner.
In a match that took place Saturday (03.10.2012), Liverpool have never won in the last three games in the Premier League appears dominant from the first round begins. Soccernet record, they won control of the ball by 60%.
Liverpool had four shots during the first half, but only two were right on target. In contrast, Sunderland have three, but only one status on target.
Sunderland get a chance in the ninth minute through John O'Shea. But the former Manchester United defender's header was still soar above the goal guarded by Jose Reina.
Liverpool's Dirk Kuyt had a chance over in the 30th minute. However, the Dutchman's header was headed right to catch goalkeeper Simon Mignolet. The Reds continued to press Sunderland afterwards.
In the 32nd minute, Charlie Adam off the left foot shot from outside the box. The result? The ball was bounced over the crossbar.
Sunderland finally took the lead early in the second half, precisely in the 56th minute. Goal was started by Jack Colback bait to Fraizer Campbell. However, Campbell still kick the goalposts.
The ball then fell at the feet of Nicklas Bendtner. Denmark striker then threw the ball to the goalkeeper Pepe Reina. Sunderland 1-0.
Inter 2-2 Catania: Forlan, Milito scored
Inter Milan finally end the streak of five matches in Serie A after their match Catania. Coming from behind two goals in the first, forcing Il Nerazzurri Elefanti 2-2 draw.
In the action at the Giuseppe Meazza on Sunday (03/04/2012), behind Inter's first two goals in the first round. Alejandro Gomez and Mariano Izco score Catania goals.
In the second half and then Inter equalized through Diego Forlan and Diego Milito. These two goals ending the fasting goals in six games before or nearly reached 540 minutes.
The draw was made Inter held at No. 7 with 37 points from 27 matches. While Catania at number 10 with 33 points.
In the 15th minute Inter earn the first leg through Diego Forlan. Diego Milito got the crossing, Forlan kick left foot volley and the ball was tipped by Juan Pablo Carrizo.
Five minutes later Catania actually capable of winning first, after the Gomez who escaped the offside trap after receiving a distant colleagues.
He then cut into the penalty box and outwit Nagatomo before kick curled into the goalkeeper Julio Cesar.
Increasingly become a disaster for Inter in the 38th minute after Catania doubled the score finished 2-0. Giovanni Marchese who escaped the offside trap to easily conquer Yuto Nagatomo Izco before feeding to the free-standing in front of goal. Izco easily cheat the ball into the net.
In the second half Inter game nevertheless not develop even after entering Wesley Sneijder though. Catania game even more organized and often dangerous goalkeeper Cesar.
In the 55th minute when Cesar did kesalahn sweep the ball and leads to Gomez. He was later to lob the ball towards goal but still not meet the target.
Marco Motta in the 59th minute through a header in front of goal but the ball was wide of the target.
Forlan! In 71 minutes Inter finally able to score his first goal in the last six games in all competitions as well as cut dropping to 1-2. Forlan who got the ball at the far post two players pass through Catania.
Uruguay striker then fired a hard left foot into the goal. The ball can still be ignored, but eventually goes into the net Carrizo.
On 80 minutes Inter were finally able to equalize. Forlan gets the ball in front of the box and then handed it to Milito on the right side.
Once the Argentina striker touched the ball and fired it hard into the top right corner and Carrizo could not confronting.
Inter goalkeeper on 84 minutes nearly collapse after Seymour had a golden opportunity in front of goal. But unfortunately his shot was weak and could be arrested Cesar.
Pazzini! Got the ball in front of goal, kicking the Italian striker is still stuck in the 90th minute Carrizo feet.
2-2 score lasted until the game was over and the Inter had ended a five game losing streak in Serie A.
Inter: Julio Cesar; Nagatomo, Lucio, Samuel, Zanetti; Faraoni (Sneijder 45 '), Palombo (Obi 60'), Cambiasso (Poly 60 '), Forlan; Milito, Pazzini
Catania: Carrizo; Motta, Legrottaglie, Spolli, Marchese; Izco, Lodi, Almiron; Gomez (Llama 87 '), Bergessio (Ebagua 69'), Barrientos (Seymour 76 ')
Real Madrid 5-0 Espanyol: Higuain double, Ronaldo, Ozil score
Real Madrid won a landslide victory at home to Espanyol. Won five goals without reply, Los Blancos more firmly at the top.
Playing at the Santiago Bernabeu on Sunday (04/03/2012), a new host can score the first goal on 23 minutes through the feet of Cristiano Ronaldo. Sami Khedira Madrid then took a 2-0 lead over the tally in the 38th minute.
A pair of goals from Gonzalo Higuain and a goal from Kaka in the second half and sealed the victory 5-0 to Jose Mourinho's team was.
This win further cemented the position of Los Merengues in the standings with 67 points. While Espanyol held on rank 11 with 33 points.
Espanyol first opportunity in the sixth minute. But Romaric kick from outside the box is still not meeting targets.
Ronaldo to Madrid to present the first chance six minutes later. But his shot was inches wide to the left side Espanyol.
Twenty minutes walk game Madrid attacks have not led to touchdowns. Efforts to Kaka in the 20th minute was still able to be saved Kiko Casilla.
Madrid attacks ultimately fruitful results in 23 minutes. A cross from Ronaldo and Higuain completed by bringing the host 1-0.
Left behind one goal, Espanyol try out the attack. But Philippe Coutinho kick from outside the box is still able to be defeated Iker Casillas.
Not long ago, Madrid doubled its superiority over the foot Khedira. He successfully converting feed Mesut Ozil and change the score to 2-0.
Shortly before halftime, Ronaldo almost scored his second goal in this match. But his right-foot shot was still able to be saved by Casilla.
Madrid has superior speed in the second half. Utilizing breakthrough bait from Kaka, Higuain Casilla forced to collect the ball from the net for the third time.
The visitors are not without a fight. But efforts to Sergio Garcia in the 55th minute free kick was floated utilizing thin over the bar Casillas.
Ronaldo almost brought Madrid further and further away in the 58th minute. But the kick after just dealing with Casilla is still capable of Espanyol's goalkeeper saved.
Kaka! Madrid getting away in the 66th minute. Kaka kick from the right side Espanyol defense after Higuain's cross could not be driven by Casilla.
Madrid finally sealed victory 5-0 goal by Higuain in the 75th minute. Argentina striker was once again listed his name on the scoreboard after Kaka's cross shot was ripped Espanyol goalkeeper.
Real Madrid: Casillas, Arbeloa, Carvalho (Varane 46 '), Ramos, Marcelo; Xabi Alonso, Khedira; Ronaldo, Kaka, Ozil (Callejon 69'); Higuain (Morata 82 ')
Espanyol: Kiko Casilla; Javi Lopez, Raul Rodriguez (Jordi Amat 61 '), Hector Moreno, Didac Vila; Forlin, Romaric; Weiss, Verdu, Coutinho (Baena Raul 46'); Alvaro (Sergio Garcia 46 ')
Tottenham 1-3 Manchester United: Young double, Rooney header
Manchester United continued to stick to Manchester City's top standings, with a capital of a 3-1 victory in a visit to the headquarters of Tottenham Hotspur.
At White Hart Lane on Sunday (03/04/2012), MU is actually often dominated by the Spurs in control of the ball managed to hit the goal by Wayne Rooney ahead of the first half.
In the middle of the second half, when the Spurs players are also diligent to spread threats, Manchester United managed to steal it back slit, and adding a pair of goals by Ashley Young.
Spurs scored consolation goal in the 87th minute through Jermain Defoe a few minutes before coming on for Louis Saha.
With the addition of three points, the 'Red Devils' has now won 64 points from 27 games result, closed to within two points of the City who topped the standings with 66 points.
While for the Spurs, the defeat has not disrupt their position at number three. But The Lily Whites are now just four points ahead of Arsenal, who occupy the fourth position.
MU recorded a chance on six minutes. From outside the penalty box to kick off Welbeck though the ball was bounced off the mark.
Spurs returned several minutes later with Saha kick. The ball is still not meeting targets.
At nine minutes, Lennon tried to penetrate the MU defense through penetration into the middle. But the business eventually intercepted Lennon Evans.
Saha returned to threaten Chelsea's goal in minute 16. This time it leads right to kick the ball into the goal despite De Gea successfully tame it.
De Gea tested again in 19 minutes. Adebayor penetration ending with a kick into the bottom corner of the goal, but De Gea still had brushed it off.
Spurs got a free kick on 29 minutes just outside the penalty box but the ball just kick Younes Kaboul corner.
In the 36th minute, Rooney just flick towards goal despite Spurs Friedel can be secured without difficulty. Opportunity born from a corner kick.
A minute later, Spurs Chelsea goalkeeper but the referee annulled a goal because the ball has touched a judge Adebayor kick Saha, right in front of goal.
Manchester United had the lead just before the break. From the corner, a ball thrown forward Ashley Young's goal to then be greeted Rooney with his head.
Six minutes into the second half, Jake Livermore kick towards goal after a previous MU changes its direction over the other players. But De Gea could swiftly brushed off the ball.
Chelsea's goal continued to threatened the Spurs players, one of them when Ferdinand repulsed the dangerous ball into the front of the goalkeeper De Gea on 56 minutes.
A minute later, the Spurs get a free kick not far from Manchester United penalty area. Assou-Ekotto got up and took the free kick, sending the ball just hit the crossbar MU.
Under pressure, the United doubled the lead on 60 minutes, preceded the crisis in the face of the Spurs goal. Nani feedback from the left side of the Spurs players try to be driven, but eventually moved the ball wildly and was greeted with a volley Young.
Nine minutes later, Young scored his second goal. Evra ran on the left and then pass the ball to Young. Moment the ball, Young then is apt to kick the Spurs goalkeeper Friedel unstoppably.
Three minutes from time, Jermain Defoe coming on as a substitute scored after Ryan Giggs error in passing the ball. Spurs 1, Manchester 3.
Tottenham: Friedel, Walker, King, Kaboul, Assou-Ekotto, Lennon (Rose 85 '), Livermore, Sandro (Kranjcar 80'), Modric, Adebayor, Saha (Defoe 80 ').
Man Utd: De Gea, Jones, Evans, Ferdinand, Evra, Nani (Park 80 '), Carrick, Scholes (Giggs 61'), Young, Rooney, Welbeck.
Fulham 5-0 Wolves: Pogrebnyak hat-trick, Dempsey fouble
Fulham leapt up into the top half of the Premier League table with a 5-0 win over Wolverhampton Wanderers at Craven Cottage.
Pavel Pogrebnyak continued his excellent start to his career in English football by scoring a first-half brace for the Whites before Clint Dempsey added a third 10 minutes after the break.
Pogrebnyak then struck just past the hour mark to register a perfect hat-trick, scoring one each with his left foot, right foot and head.
Dempsey then added another seven minutes from time to round off a miserable afternoon for Wolves, who allowed their hosts 18 shots on target.
The win carries Fulham up from 13th to eighth in the table, while the heavy defeat sees Wolves drop into the bottom three, below Blackburn Rovers on goal difference.
The Whites completed a run of three straight league wins for the first time since May 2008, and Martin Jol's side have now won six and lost just one of their last eight games at Craven Cottage.
The early loss of Wolves midfielder Karl Henry to injury only aided the flow of play in an open encounter.
John Arne Riise's low strike was saved well by Wayne Hennessey before Damien Duff fired a crisp strike just wide. Richard Stearman then headed wide from a Jamie O'Hara free-kick before Wolves team-mate Christoph Berra had a diving header blocked.
With 36 minutes played, Pogrebnyak continued his scoring run since his January arrival at Fulham with his third goal for the club. The big Russian striker was allowed far too much space at a corner by Ronald Zubar and he headed past Hennessey from close range.
Pogrebnyak then made it two just before the break after Kevin Foley's suicidal pass across the pitch was intercepted. Andy Johnson motored down the right before crossing, and Pogrebnyak finished with aplomb at the near post.
Wolves looked in no better shape as they emerged from the break. Soon after the restart Hennessey's clumsy spill after clattering his own defender led to Johnson flashing the ball across the six-yard box, before a terrible mix-up in the area allowed Johnson to tee up Dempsey, who could only trickle a tame effort on goal.
Dempsey, who scored the winner for USA in their friendly with Italy in midweek, did not have to wait much longer for his goal, however. Danny Murphy picked out his run with a weighted through ball and the American took it around Hennessey before finishing for his eighth goal in his last nine games.
Wolves' misery was compounded when Pogrebnyak struck to claim the match ball. Johnson's low shot was saved by Hennessey, but the Russian was there to send home the rebound.
Pogrebnyak had not scored from open play for parent club Stuttgart at all during the first half of the season, but he has now scored with each of his five shots on target in the Premier League since making his loan move.
Dempsey took his tally for the season to 18 in the final 10 minutes. Mahamadou Diarra, making his debut off the bench for Fulham, laid the ball into Dempsey's path and the American surged into the box before dispatching an emphatic finish inside the near post. Fulham strung together 22 passes in the move which led to that goal, although one of them was a handball from Pogrebnyak.
Nevertheless, the Russian left the field to a standing ovation when he was substituted five minutes from time.