Bayer Leverkusen 2-1 Chelsea: Drogba scored, Derdiyok, Friedrich header
Bayer Leverkusen beat Chelsea's success right at the last minute of the game. They won 2-1 at Chelsea and is entitled to get a ticket to the round of 16.
In a match that took place on Wednesday (11/23/2011), Chelsea appear relatively dominant. Statistical records show that 51 of the Blues won control of the ball, releasing six shots and three of them on target.
Meanwhile, Leverkusen only fired two shots throughout the first half, but none that meet the target.
Frank Lampard could get a chance at minute 25. Unfortunately for Lampard, his hard shot from outside the box is still sideways to the Leverkusen goal.
Didier Drogba chance five minutes later because not produced results can still be saved by the goalkeeper Bernd Leno.
Two minutes before the first round is finished, turn to Juan Mata who has a chance. But, his right leg kick from inside the penalty box leads right to catch Leno.
Chelsea finally open the scoring when the game entered the 49th minute. Starting from a nice pass from Daniel Sturridge, the ball fell at the feet of Drogba. Ivory Coast striker is also direct kick off the left foot toward the goal. 1-0 to Chelsea.
Leverkusen had a chance 10 minutes after that goal. However, the kick from Michael Ballack could still be saved by Petr Cech.
Newly in 73 minutes, Eren Derdiyok make home fans cheered. Welcomes feedback header is released by Sidney Sam successfully beat goalkeeper Cech. Score changed to 1-1 and Leverkusen resistance not only get here.
Right in the 90th minute, Manuel Friedrich header after a corner kick to welcome once again unable driven Cech. Goal! Leverkusen were leading 2-1 and lasted until the game ended.
This victory Leverkusen passed to the round of 16. While Chelsea have to wait until Matchday 6, where they will scuffled with Valencia to fight one ticket left to qualify from Group E.
Leverkusen are now collecting the value of nine, while Chelsea collecting the value of eight - the same as Valencia.
Bayer Leverkusen: Leno, Toprak, Friedrich, Kadlec (Derdiyok 71), Schwaab (Schurrle 57), Rolfes, Bender, Sam, Ballack, Castro, Kiessling (Oczipka 83).
Chelsea: Cech, Ivanovic, David Luiz (Alex 69), Terry, Bosingwa, Ramires, Lampard, Meireles (Mikel 80), Sturridge, Eye (Malouda 66), Drogba.