Last Updated: 24/11/13 10:34am
Chelsea keep good possession before Schurrle shoots from 22 yards on the left and Jaaskelainen saves to his right but he is given offside anyway.
GOAL - LAMPARD!!! Lampard notches with a great strike following great build-up play. Ramires finds Ivanovic on the right. He crosses into the box and Hazard's initial shot is blocked by O'Brien. The loose ball falls to Lampard who slots home from 16 yards!!!
Demel crosses into the box from the right but Chelsea partially clear. Downing crosses into the box again and Ivanovic has to head out for a corner at the far post.
West Ham take the free-kick short but the end result is the same - the ball rolls through harmlessly to Cech.
Maiga chases a long ball into the left corner and wins a throw in off Cahill. The Hammers take but Cech clears the danger.
Maiga plays a good ball into the box and Cahill has to head out for a corner on the right under pressure from Nolan.
Richard says: "Allardyce has to go. Surely we must play an attacking game at home. Jarvis, Downing and Cole up front!"
Downing takes the corner but Chelsea clear and break forward and Oscar wins a free-kick off Morrison 30 yards out in the centre.
Chelsea come again and Oscar passes from the right towards Ramires who shoots at goal from 16 yards to the right but Collins charges his effort down.
Hazard plays a great ball to release Eto'o on goal but his chest on sees the ball run onto Jaaskelainen to gather. Unlucky.
Noble wins a free-kick on the halfway line on the right off Eto'o. Collins takes and Demel crosses from the right byline which finds Maiga at the far post but he shoots wide from six yards.
Diame crosses from 18 yards on the left, Maiga tries the scissors-kick in the centre but misses the box and injures himself in the process. He is now up on his feet and can continue.
Downing wins a corner on the left off Ivanovic. West Ham take and Cech goes for the ball and is adjudged to have been fouled by Tomkins in the centre.
Oonagh says: "Chelsea two nil up at half time and to add 2 more with Hazard on the hour mark and lampard to get his 2nd in stoppage time."
Oscar shoots wide from eight yards in the centre following Azpilicueta's cross from the left byline.
Following good build-up play, Lampard tries a low effort from the edge of the box in the centre but Jaaskelainen gathers to his left.
Chelsea come again and Lampard tries to release Oscar into the centre of the box but Collins intercepts and clears.
Lampard takes the corner, Cahill heads at goal from six yards in the centre and Noble clears off the line.
West Ham win a free-kick midway in their half on the left. They take but it runs harmlessly through to Cech to gather.
Bradd says: "I think Ramires & Mikel off & get Mata & Shurrle on in the 2nd half & let Mata run at the West Ham defence & show Morinho just what he's missing by not playing him!" Chris Green says: "West Ham's defending has been appalling #tooeasyforChelsea. If I was a Hammers fan, I would be tearing my hair out!" Agreed.
The Hammers continue to press and Demel wins a throw in 25 yards out. He takes and Diame tries an effort from the edge of the box on the right but it goes wide.
Downing crosses into the box from 25 yards in the left but it misses everyone and goes out for a goal kick.
Chelsea take the throw in and Oscar crosses from the right but it lacks power and Jaaskelainen easily gathers.
Ivanovic crosses from 20 yards out on the right and Collins has to clear out for a throw in ahead of the advancing Lampard.
Jamie has been back in touch to say: "ok got it wrong but wasn't that optimistic lol, way things going be 0-4 has to bring carlton cole on me thinks. sam just go for it." Allan says: "Just hazard to score then thats 3 out of 3 who i said will score. Hope we keep this going until end of the match."
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HALF TIME. West Ham go in two down to boos from their fans. Stay with us for the second period, the Hammers need the next goal to get back into this clash but without a striker on the pitch, where will they get it from?
Chelsea take the free-kick and keep possession before Cahill punts the ball forward and wins a throw in 30 yards out off Tomkins. Ivanovic takes and the ref blows for half time.
Hazard passes to Oscar on the right who hits an excellent ball across the face of goal but no one can reach it and it goes out for a throw in on the far side.
Morrison makes a strong run towards the Chelsea box, rising two challenges but Azpilicueta tracks across and tackles.
Eto'o wins a throw in 30 yards out on the left. Chelsea take and Hazard passes to Eto'o who tries an effort from 20 yards on the left and Jaaskelainen has to parry over the bar at full stretch.
Hazard gets onto a throughball but Demel manages to clear. Chelsea come again and Hazard shoots well wide from 30 yards in the middle.
O'Brien takes the free-kick into the box and Terry puts it out for a corner on the right. They take and Tomkins heads into the box but Chelsea clear.
Downing cuts in from the left and crosses into the box from 22 yards and Terry has to clear out for a throw in 25 yards out on the left.
Chelsea come again and win a free-kick 25 yards out on the right. Lampard takes but it is too close to Jaaskelainen who gathers.
GOAL - OSCAR!!!! Route One for Chelsea. Cahill passes from the back to Hazard who flicks onto Oscar who runs at goal and scores into the bottom right corner from 20 yards leaving Jaaskelainen no chance.
Ivanovic crosses from 15 yards out on the right touchline but it is too close to Jaaskelainen who gathers.
The Hammers break forward and win a corner on the right. They take but Ramires heads away at the near post.
Hazard crosses from the right byline and Lampard heads at goal from 16 yards in the centre. He has to lean back to head the ball but it is just wide of the left post.
Ivanovic takes the throw in but Noble wins the ball but Oscar wins a throw in 20 yards out on the right off O'Brien.
Jaaskelainen puts a clearance out for a Chelsea throw in 30 yards out on the left. They take and keep possession before Oscar wins a throw in 40 yards out on the right.
Collins wins a throw in 15 yards out on the right. Demel takes to Cole but Lampard tackles and partially clears.
Morrison now presses down the left flank but Ivanovic shepherds the ball out for a Chelsea throw in near their own box.
Oscar wins the ball off O'Brien in the right corner. He then crosses to Lampard in the box who shoots at goal from 16 yards in the centre but his effort lacks power and Jaaskelainen dives down to his right to gather.
PEN GOAL - LAMPARD!!! Lampard smashes the spot kick into the roof of the net to give the Blues the lead!!!!
PEN GIVEN - Demel puts a rubbish back pass to Jaaskelainen and the keeper brings down Oscar leaving the ref with no option to give a penalty. The build-up saw Cahill's cross drop top Demel and, under no pressure to the right side of the box, he fluffed his back-pass.
West Ham come again and Downing crosses into the box but Cole's shot in the box is blocked and Chelsea clear.
Ivanovic fouls Downing for a West Ham free-kick midway in their own half on the left. Tomkins punts the ball forward but Ivanovic clears.
Demel crosses into the box from 22 yards on the right but Nolan is given offside as he jumps for the ball with Cech.
Oscar creates a yard of space for himself and tries an effort from the left side of the box but it goes wide and over.
O'Brien hits a long ball forward for Downing to chase into the left corner but Cech comes out of his box and clears for a throw in to the Hammers on the left near the halfway line. They take but Chelsea win their own throw in in a similar position.
Lampard takes the corner but Collins heads away. The Hammers break forward and Morrison crosses from the right into the box but it runs through to Cech to gather.
West Ham take the free-kick and press but the linesman flags for offside as Downing squares up to cross from the left.
Ramires tries to press down the right flank but Morrison tracks back, tackles and wins a free-kick midway in his own half.
Collison wins a free-kick just inside his own half on the right off Azpilicueta. West Ham take but Terry clears.
Bradd says: "I'm a fan of Jose but I really can't understand what his thinking is regarding Mata. Mata is 1 of the best players in the world & should be the 1st name on the team sheet not sat on the bench when the likes of Ramires & Mikel get a start, I really don't see what Morinho see's in Ramires. I think we are in real danger of losing Mata & that would be a massive mistake!"
O'Brien plays a great ball to release Downing down the left flank. He passes back to Morrison but Chelsea intercept and clear.
Lampard puts the corner into the box but the Hammers partially clear. Azpilicueta crosses again into the box from the left and Tomkins clears.
Terry concedes a throw in 30 yards out on the right. Demel takes but Lampard wins the ball and Chelsea break forward and Collins has to put the ball out for a corner on the left.
Chelsea continue to dominate possession. Ramires cuts inside from the left flank and tries an effort from 30 yards but it is charged down and the Hammers clear.
Demel takes the throw in and Morrison wins a throw in 15 yards out on the right. They take but Downing is penalised for holding.
Chelsea keep good possession before Hazard concedes a throw in midway in the West Ham half on the right.
Chris Green from Huddersfield says: "The Blues are strong away from the Bridge, but I think a shock could happen this evening...West Ham to win 2-1."
Allan has entered the Mata debate, saying: "i don't know what mourinho is doing. we need to pick mata specially for his assists . we know he can just get better and better the more he plays . he doesnt deserve this treatment one bit . like malouda did last year . just hope mourinho as something that will get the team smiling again . and back to how we can play . "
Toby says: "CHELSEA to win 3-0 with Eto'o, Lampard and Oscar to score. Don't know why Mata isn't playing though. COME ON BLUES!!! "
Barry says: "Hi Steve, Long time CFC and Mourinho fan here but cannot understand Mata situation. Reckon we will win but why oh why is Mata not playing?" My understanding was it's to do with him not tracking back like Mourinho wants - he wants him to up his work-rate.....
MORE VIEWS - Ben says: "3-1 Eto'o with two, Oscar with one and a ravel Morrison goal and a red card from someone!" Allan in Cumbria also thinks it will be 3-1, with oscar, hazard and lampard on target for the Blues and Noble for the Hammers.
FIRST VIEW - Jamie has been in touch to say: "Morrison to have a brill game 1-0 with Mark Noble pen winning it (heres praying)." Cheers Jamie, you never know!! Any more views / predictions? Send them to email@example.com
My view - I think this one will be a draw, I'm going for a 1-1 stalemate with Nolan to score first which pays a handsome 60/1 with Sky Bet! What are your views / prediction's for the game? Send them to firstname.lastname@example.org and I will post up the best.
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Teams - Chelsea: Cech, Ivanovic, Cahill, Terry, Azpilicueta, Mikel, Lampard, Ramires, Oscar, Hazard; Eto'o. Subs: Schwarzer, Cole, Essien, Mata, Willian, Schurrle and Ba.
Teams - West Ham: Jaaskelainen, Nolan, Tomkins, Collison, Morrison, Noble, O'Brien, Collins, Demel, Downing, J.Cole. Subs: McCartney, Jarvis, Maiga, Adrian, Taylor, Diame, C.Cole.
Welcome to Upton Park where West Ham host Chelsea in a London derby. Can the Hammers pick up a much needed win at the bottom, or can the Blues prevail to keep up with the pace at the top of the Premier League? Send your views / predictions for tonight's game to firstname.lastname@example.org and I will post up the best throughout the evening.