Chelsea will host Stoke in their fifth match of the league as they eye to keep the top position at the league table.
September 22, 2012
English Premier league
Stamford Bridge, Chelsea
The European Champions Chelsea have settled 2-2 draw after Oscar scored both goals in the Champions league group stage match with the Italian giants Juventus. They will look for a similar performance from Oscar as their new signing Hazard has already settled well at England. Chelsea will eye an home win to keep themselves in the top position as they stand 1 points ahead of Manchester United.
Stoke lie in the mid table with all four draw in their last 4 league match. They played draw with Manchester City in their last match at the Britannia stadium.
In their last meeting at Stamford Bridge, Chelsea won the game by 1-0.
Chelsea: Cech, Ivanovic, Cole, Luiz, Terry, Lampard, Oscar, Ramires, Mata, Hazard, Torres
Stoke: Begovic, Wilkinson, Huth, Shawcross, Cameron, Pennant, N’Zonzi, Adam, Kightly, Crouch, Owen
Chelsea 3-1 Stoke City