|Juan Mata is becoming faster and clinical every day. Photo source: UEFA|
Saturday, 6 October 2012
Chelsea came from behind to beat Norwich as the visitor went ahead after Grant Holt strike in 11th minute. The premier league leader quickly responded and 3 minutes latter Torres equalized with an easy header to register his 4th premier league goal this season. Frank Lampard fired the 2nd followed by Eden Hazard 3rd after solo effort by Mata. After the 3rd goal it looked like Chelsea will score more goals but Stamford Bridge had to wait till 76th minute for Chelsea 4th goal. At the end, three crucial point and 4 points game which won't be affected by United results.
Norwich should start fight for survival now before it is too late Norwich has conceded 11 goals in premier league second worst to Southampton and worst goal difference, meaning they are letting goals and not scoring enough. Today’s results and two of the previous matches 5-0 vs Fulham and 2-5 vs Liverpool signals teams is in trouble. Hughton in post-match interview acknowledges to have seen the danger but the problem is how he will solve it. "At the moment, as a team, we're not defending well enough." He said. The manager has tough job to do if they are to survive in the league. In the last 10 premier league games Norwich record flashes danger sign to Norwich fans 1W, 2D, 7L.
Chelsea Midfielders combination
The three Chelsea midfielders are becoming comfortable to play around each other day by day. The combination left opponents thinking what to do as they tried to control the ball. Juan Mata has mutated and became a complete different player; he is comfortable on the ball, faster and more clinical. The Spaniard has so far scored 4 goals and 5 assists in all competitions this season. Di Matteo is pleased to go in international break: "We're pleased that we're going into this international break at the top of the Premier League.
Chelsea FC vs Norwich goals summary
Grant Holt (11') 0-1
Fernando Torres (14') 1-1
Frank Lampard (22') 2-1
Eden Hazard (31') 3-1
Branislav Ivanovic (76') 4-1
Chelsea FC vs Norwich video highlight of all goalsAll Goals Chelsea v norwich city EPL7 -06-10-2012 by f100004356999876