Last Updated: 05/04/14 8:48pm
Azpilicueta crosses deep into the box looking for his fellow full back Ivanovic, but Begovic is there first to claim it.
Salah makes a break and goes down looking for a penalty after Pieters' challenge - but nothing given.
First touch for Cole as he makes a burst looking for Torres pass, he is played in but forced out wide and has to be content with winning a throw.
Torres breaks again and he finds Hazard in the box, but he just can't get his shot away as Wilkinson and Shawcross are back and manage to clear.
Good run from Torres, he decides not to shoot as he is forced out wide - he plays it back for Hazard but Stoke are back in numbers and chance is gone.
GOAL - WILLIAN - Great finish from the Man of the Match Willian. He picks up the ball from Salah and comes inside to curl the ball past Begovic. Superb.
Good attempt from Odemwingie as he cuts inside, but it deflects behind for a corner. Adam takes to Arnautovic on the edge of the box but Salah does well and blocks effort.
Lampard brings down Adam, he is not happy with earlier challenge on Willian. Stoke free-kick comes in from Adam and Ivanovic can only help it out for a corner.
Lampard tries one from about 45-yards with Begovic off his line, but not enough power on it and it drops into the arms of the Bosnian.
Great chance for Stoke, long ball over the top from Nzonzi for Arnautovic drops over Cahill's head but the Austrian's touch is just too heavy.
Ball drops for Torres after good play from Willian and Hazard, but Wilson makes the block for a corner.
GOAL - FRANK LAMPARD - Begovic makes a good save to his right to keep Lampard's penalty out but the England midfielder follows up to put the rebound away.
Salah breaks and finds Hazard, he feeds the Egyptian again and Wilkinson dives in to give away penalty.
Another Stoke free-kick and another Lampard foul, this time on Crouch. Adam takes and looks for Crouch but Cech does well to come and claim it.
Good drive forward from Pieters and he wins a foul off Lampard who slides in from behind. Chance for Stoke to put this into the box. Adam takes it, but it is just too deep and no Stoke player can get a touch.
Wilkinson gets chance to whip the ball in, he does looking for Crouch but it is poor and straight out for a goal-kick.
Chelsea fans in confident mood now, like Harry Evans in Cape Town - he has mailed in: 'Hoping for a solid 3-0 win with Willian and Torres to score the last 2 and give us a boost before playing PSG.'
Free-kick taken short by Lampard, he chips it to the back post for Cahill but he can't quite get above Wilkinson and he can only see it out for a goal-kick.
Schurrle has gone down looking in real pain following Adam challenge, but no foul given. Adam caught him but nothing intentional.
Stoke free-kick as Matic fouls Crouch. Adam puts it into the box, Terry slips but it is safely through to Cech.
Good work from Willian as he drives a ball across the six-yard box but no Chelsea player can anticipate it.
Matic over the top for Torres, he finds Lampard with his lay-off - he drives at goal but Pieters clears.
Goal as Ivanovic heads in Lampard's cross but offside flag is up, great decision from the officials.
Good flick from Torres almost plays in Schurrle but Shawcross is in well to block, Chelsea corner. Lampard swings it in but Crouch meets it and clears, but Stoke can't clear their lines...
Schurrle picks up the ball from Willian and goes for goal, but it is a tame effort and dribbles wide.
Chelsea corner as Lampard takes quick free-kick for Ivanovic, his cross comes in for Cahill and Stoke have to scramble it behind. Lampard takes but Stoke clear their lines.
Willian wins the ball in midfield and plays in Salah, his first touch takes him clear but his second one is poor and gives Begovic the chance to claim it.
Schurrle almost latches onto Azpilicueta throw but it just gets ahead of the German and Begovic claims it.
GOAL - MOHAMED SALAH - Superb finish from the Egyptian winger as Matic drives to the by-line and crosses deep for Salah to fire home with a first-time shot.
More and more confident Chelsea fans...like Timmy Sheehan in Cork, he has mailed in: 'Chelsea to restore some pride today beating stoke with fernando to score.'
Torres drives into the box, he holds up the ball and goes down under Cameron's challenge - nothing given and it comes for Azpilicueta but he sends his effort well wide.
Salah runs at Pieters, he tries to get his cross in but it deflects back of the Egyptian and is a goal-kick.
Azpilicueta foul and that gives Arnautovic a chance to put a free-kick into the box, he does but it clears everyone.
Calamity defending from Pieters as he tries to chest the ball back to Begovic, Torres is quickly on it but Begovic does really well to save at the striker's feet.
Lovely Chelsea move as Schurrle plays in Salah, and he tees up Lampard on the edge of the box, but Begovic is down well to claim it.
Salah and Torres combine well on the edge of the box, it comes for Ivanovic but he fires - decent effort.
Good effort from Willian, poor clearance from Wilson goes straight to the Brazilian and he looks for the corner but Begovic pushes it wide. The corner comes in but the Bosnian does well to claim it.
Arnautovic puts a dangerous ball into the box and Cahill is forced to head behind. Arnautovic takes and Shawcross gets the flick at the near post, but it evades everyone and is out for a throw.
Chelsea corner as Pieters deflects Ivanovic cross behind. Lampard takes and Ivanovic meets it, but it is wide.
Glorious chance for Torres, Lampard wins the ball in midfield, it comes for the Spaniard on the edge of the box but he drags it wide.
Chelsea free-kick now, Ivanovic goes for goal from all over 30 yards but it is high and wide - poor effort.
Foul by Ivanovic on Arnautovic. Arnautovic takes the free-kick deep into box and Shawcross plays it into six-yard box but Chelsea manage to scramble it clear.
Lovely ranging ball from Odemwingie switching flanks to Arnautovic, he lays it back but Stoke give away possession and Willian almost plays in Torres - but Begovic is off his line quickly to make the interception.
Wilson Palacios' inclusion was a change for Stoke as they had looked to play Stephen Ireland, but he came down with a late illness. Mohamed Salah is making his first start for Chelsea.
Chelsea fan Neil Cheesman mailed in and he is hoping for a good display. 'Chelsea players need to give a great performance and not only win today but let Jose know who should play vs PSG!'
Some nervous Chelsea fans out there and confident Stoke ones...like Ian Simms on Twitter - 'Chelsea will be nervous against the might of the mighty mighty potters. Going for 2-1 to Stoke and Terry to score for us!!'
Cech; Ivanovic, Cahill, Terry, Azpilicueta; Lampard, Matic; Schurrle, Willian, Salah, Torres. Subs: Schwarzer, Kalas, Cole, David Luiz, Oscar, Hazard, Ba
Begovic; Cameron, Shawcross, Wilson, Pieters; Odemwingie, Whelan, Palacios, Nzonzi, Arnautovic; Crouch. Subs: Sorensen; Wilkinson, Muniesa, Adam, Guidetti, Walters, Etherington
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