Premier League Scores: Result and highlights from the EPL fixture between Chelsea v Norwich City on Saturday, October 6, 2012
Result: Chelsea 4 – 1 Norwich City
Where: Stamford Bridge – Chelsea
|Chelsea 4||Norwich City 1|
|Fernando Torres (14’)||Grant Holt (11’)|
|Frank Lampard (22’)|
|Eden Hazard (31’)|
|Branislav Ivanovic (76’)|
While Chelsea started out the match strong seeing Torres getting a great chance early, Norwich were the first to strike with a splendid finish by Grant Holt in only the 11th minute. In the 14th minute Chelsea got the goal back through a nice header from Torres. The build up to the header was excellent with Mata laying off for Ivanovic to send in the cross. The 22nd minute saw Frank Lampard put the home side ahead with an well taken volley at the top of the box after the ball had been pinging around the box. From here Chelsea stayed in control with Hazard getting their third following a great run by Juan Mata.
Grant Holt came close with 2 headers that he put just wide of the target, but otherwise Chelsea looked comfortable and put the game further out of reach with Ivanovic’s volley in the 76th minute. Chelsea maintain their lead at the top of the table with 6 wins and 1 loss.
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