• Premier League
  • Date: Sat 17 December 2016
  • Kick-off: 12:30
  • Venue: Selhurst Park

Crystal Palace

Crystal Palace

0 - 1

Chelsea

Chelsea

Costa 42"

Crystal Palace vs Chelsea


Team Lineups

Crystal Palace

13 Hennessey
34 Kelly
6 Dann
27 Delaney
2 Ward
18 McArthur
16 Ledley
11 Zaha
7 Cabaye
42 Puncheon
17 Benteke
Substitutes
1 Speroni
9 Campbell
10 Townsend
14 Lee
19 Fryers
22 Mutch
43 Husin

Chelsea

13 Courtois
28 Azpilicueta
30 Luiz
24 Cahill
15 Moses
7 Kante
21 Matic
3 Alonso
22 Willian
19 Costa
10 Hazard
Substitutes
1 Begovic
2 Ivanovic
4 Fabregas
5 Zouma
11 Pedro
23 Batshuayi
29 Chalobah

Possession Stats

44%
56%

Form Guide - Premier League

Crystal Palace

W L L L L L L L

Chelsea

W W L W W W D W


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Live Text Commentary
Full time
 

The referee signals the end of the game.

90:00 +4.25
 

Clearance by Gary Cahill.

90:00 +0.09
 

Wayne Hennessey restarts play with the free kick.

90:00 +0.32
 

Clearance made by David Luiz.

90:00 +1.32
 

Foul by Francesc Fabregas on Scott Dann, free kick awarded.

90:00 +1.37
 

The referee cautions Francesc Fabregas for unsporting behaviour.

90:00 +3.07
 

Christian Benteke concedes a free kick for a foul on David Luiz.

89:51
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Andros Townsend by Marcos Alonso.

89:11
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Scott Dann by Michy Batshuayi.

88:46
Substitution
 

Michy Batshuayi comes on in place of Diego Costa.

85:38
 

Free kick crossed by Andros Townsend.

84:54
 

Wilfried Zaha fouled by Branislav Ivanovic, the ref awards a free kick.

84:51
 

Cesar Azpilicueta manages to make a clearance.

84:22
 

The referee gives a free kick against Francesc Fabregas for handball.

83:46
Substitution
 

Zeki Fryers is brought on as a substitute for Martin Kelly.

83:05
 

Header at goal by Gary Cahill. Wayne Hennessey makes a save.

83:03
 

Marcos Alonso shoots direct from the free kick and hits the bar.

81:52
 

Damien Delaney receives a caution.

81:49
 

Eden Hazard fouled by Damien Delaney, the ref awards a free kick.

81:06
 

David Luiz restarts play with the free kick.

80:40
 

James McArthur concedes a free kick for a foul on Eden Hazard.

79:53
 

Marcos Alonso challenges Joe Ledley unfairly and gives away a free kick.

79:43
 

Francesc Fabregas decides to take the corner short.

79:23
 

Shot by Diego Costa. Damien Delaney gets a block in.

78:43
Substitution
 

Yohan Cabaye goes off and Fraizer Campbell comes on.

78:30
Substitution
 

Branislav Ivanovic on for Victor Moses.

77:41
 

Centre by Marcos Alonso.

76:38
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Nemanja Matic on Martin Kelly.

76:08
Substitution
 

Andros Townsend joins the action as a substitute, replacing Jason Puncheon.

73:37
 

Joel Ward makes a clearance.

73:25
 

Marcos Alonso takes a shot. Wayne Hennessey parries the ball away.

73:01
 

Centre by Martin Kelly.

71:58
 

Wayne Hennessey makes a clearance.

71:55
 

Ngolo Kante takes a shot. Parried by Wayne Hennessey back into danger.

70:27
 

Christian Benteke takes a shot. Thibaut Courtois makes a save.

68:56
 

Shot by Francesc Fabregas. A parry by Wayne Hennessey prevents the goal.

66:49
 

Scott Dann makes a clearance.

64:17
 

Damien Delaney makes a clearance.

63:51
Substitution
 

(Chelsea) makes a substitution, with Francesc Fabregas coming on for da Silva Willian.

62:59
 

Joel Ward makes a clearance.

62:45
 

Shot by Victor Moses. Scott Dann gets a block in.

61:51
 

Jason Puncheon concedes a free kick for a foul on Cesar Azpilicueta.

61:14
 

Clearance by Diego Costa.

60:56
 

Da Silva Willian manages to make a clearance.

60:51
 

Corner taken by Yohan Cabaye from the right by-line.

59:43
Yellow card
 

Ngolo Kante is given a yellow card.

59:27
 

Jason Puncheon fouled by Victor Moses, the ref awards a free kick.

58:42
 

The ball is sent over by Martin Kelly.

56:35
 

The ball is sent over by Jason Puncheon.

55:45
 

Gary Cahill makes a clearance.

54:50
 

Marcos Alonso makes a clearance.

54:45
 

Corner taken by Yohan Cabaye.

54:01
 

Yohan Cabaye crosses the ball in from the free kick.

53:19
 

Jason Puncheon fouled by Ngolo Kante, the ref awards a free kick.

51:47
 

Joel Ward crosses the ball.

50:52
 

Free kick taken by Damien Delaney.

50:36
 

Diego Costa is ruled offside.

49:08
 

Ngolo Kante takes a fantastic shot. Wayne Hennessey parries the ball but the danger is not over.

48:19
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Jason Puncheon.

46:13
 

Yohan Cabaye takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Thibaut Courtois parries the ball away.

46:11
 

Clearance by Gary Cahill.

45:21
 

The ball is delivered by Jason Puncheon.

45:08
 

Clearance by David Luiz.

Half time
 

The ref blows to signal half-time.

45:00 +1.26
 

A cross is delivered by Martin Kelly.

45:00 +1.32
 

Jason Puncheon challenges David Luiz unfairly and gives away a free kick.

45:00 +1.19
 

Clearance by Marcos Alonso.

45:00 +0.19
 

The ball is crossed by Jason Puncheon.

42:57
Goal
 

Diego Costa scores a headed goal. Crystal Palace 0-1 Chelsea.The assist for the goal came from Cesar Azpilicueta.

41:16
 

Damien Delaney manages to make a clearance.

40:39
 

Jason Puncheon concedes a free kick for a foul on Victor Moses.

39:38
 

Jason Puncheon has an effort direct from the free kick that flies over the crossbar.

38:38
 

Marcos Alonso challenges Wilfried Zaha unfairly and gives away a free kick.

37:43
 

Header at goal by James McArthur to the left of the net.

37:41
 

The ball is delivered by Martin Kelly.

35:18
 

Jason Puncheon takes the free kick.

34:35
 

Unfair challenge on Christian Benteke by Cesar Azpilicueta results in a free kick.

34:28
 

Wayne Hennessey restarts play with the free kick.

33:58
 

Marcos Alonso concedes a free kick for a foul on Wilfried Zaha.

33:03
 

Clearance by Martin Kelly.

32:36
 

Da Silva Willian restarts play with the free kick.

31:50
 

Marcos Alonso fouled by Yohan Cabaye, the ref awards a free kick.

31:18
 

Unfair challenge on Ngolo Kante by James McArthur results in a free kick.

30:52
 

Ngolo Kante manages to make a clearance.

30:46
 

Free kick taken by Scott Dann.

30:14
 

Marcos Alonso gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Wilfried Zaha.

29:32
 

Nemanja Matic takes the free kick.

29:22
 

Christian Benteke concedes a free kick for a foul on Gary Cahill.

28:55
 

Damien Delaney makes a clearance.

27:15
 

Da Silva Willian crosses the ball in from the free kick.

25:21
 

Foul by Wilfried Zaha on Eden Hazard, free kick awarded.

23:50
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Diego Costa by James McArthur.

23:32
 

Corner taken by Jason Puncheon.

21:54
 

Nemanja Matic makes a clearance.

21:45
 

Free kick taken by Damien Delaney.

21:16
Yellow card
 

Booking for Diego Costa.

21:09
 

Foul by Diego Costa on Joe Ledley, free kick awarded.

19:57
 

Shot by Jason Puncheon went wide of the left-hand post.

18:51
 

Cesar Azpilicueta makes a clearance.

17:38
 

Direct effort from the free kick comes in from David Luiz. Joel Ward gets a block in.

16:24
Yellow card
 

Joel Ward receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour.

16:14
 

Joel Ward gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Eden Hazard.

14:36
 

Clearance by Martin Kelly.

13:36
 

Clearance by Joel Ward.

10:42
 

Christian Benteke is ruled offside.

10:05
 

Gary Cahill makes a clearance.

6:41
 

Free kick taken by Wayne Hennessey.

6:09
 

Eden Hazard challenges Wilfried Zaha unfairly and gives away a free kick.

5:24
 

Scott Dann restarts play with the free kick.

5:07
 

The referee blows for offside.

2:29
 

Clearance by Martin Kelly.

Kick off
 

The referee gets the game underway.