Swansea 1-1 Chelsea: Bosingwa dramatic-strike
Chelsea had to settle which stood at one point when a visit to the headquarters of Swansea City in the Premier League. Care team Andre Villas-Boas could compensate the host 1-1 thanks to an own goal in injury time.
In a match at Liberty Stadium on Tuesday (31/01/2012), the home team winning once in the first half. The Swans goal scorer is former Chelsea youngster Scott Sinclair.
In the remaining time, Chelsea struggled to find the equalizing goal. But, their efforts more weight after Ashley Cole was sent off at the last minute.
Jose Bosingwa finally appears as the hero of the rescue team. Penetration in the extra time to force Neil Taylor did an own goal and the score finished 1-1 as strong.
A draw is not changing the position of Chelsea in fourth place standings with 42 points from 23 matches. Swansea is ranked 13th with 27 points.
Chelsea had the opportunity in the 12th minute. After receiving feedback Fernando Torres, Daniel Sturridge fired a shot on goal, but still sideways.
Swansea hit back six minutes later. Bad luck for Danny Graham, though abandoned by the Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech, kick can still be stopped by David Luiz.
Juan Mata business in the 31st minute also have led to goals. Volley shots continued Bosingwa's cross was wide.
Three minutes later, Nathan Dyer had a chance to bring Swansea excel through long-distance shots. However, Cech still be in the right position to secure the ball.
Cech finally succumbed in the 40th minute after goalkeeper Sinclair uprooted. From a set-piece situations, Sinclair who exploit wild ball is apt to remove left-foot volley into the top corner Cech.
Until the end of the first half, Swansea still lead 1-0.
In the second half, Chelsea need goals appear more offensive. Michael Essien, who signed to replace Oriol Romeu has a chance by kicking distance away. However, the direction the ball is still thin on the slide.
Swansea chance to double the score in the 82nd minute through the efforts Dyer. But, his shot into the far still sideways.
Chelsea lost one player from the minute 86. Ashley Cole had to leave the field due to receive a second yellow card.
In the third minute of extra time, Chelsea were finally able to equalize. Bosingwa fruitful penetration action equalizing goal for his team.
Puncture of the right wing, Bosingwa trick Luke Moore and then opened fire. Turned toward the ball after hitting Taylor and then break through the goalkeeper Michel vorm.
Moments after the goal Bosingwa, the long whistle sounded. Equally strong score 1-1.
Swansea City: vorm, Rangel, Caulker, Williams, Taylor, Britton, Allen, Sigurdsson (Agustien 67 '), Dyer, Sinclair (Moore 78'), Graham
Chelsea: Cech, Bosingwa, Ivanovic, Luiz, Cole, Meireles, Romeu (Essien 65 '), Malouda (Lukaku 80'), Sturridge, Torres, Mata