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KEY ACTION: SPURS RES 0, CHELSEA 3

Posted on 14 April 2008  - 12:00

All the action from Monday night's reserve encounter against Chelsea at Leyton Orient FC.

All the action from Monday night's reserve encounter against Chelsea at Leyton Orient FC.

THE KEY ACTION...SPURS RESERVES 0, CHELSEA 3...

FULL-TIME: Spurs 0, Chelsea 3

89.12: SAVE - FORECAST. Fabio Ferreira cut in from left, drive right-foot shot from 20 yards that Forecast did well to tip around diving at full stretch.

81.15: GOAL - CHELSEA. Di Santo completes hat-trick from spot - again, Forecast guessed right way but ball squeezed home.
Spurs 0, Chelsea 3

80.23: PENALTY - CHELSEA. Archibald-Henville fouled Di Santo in box, clear penalty this time.

73.40: GOAL - CHELSEA. Spectacular strike from Di Santo, controlled Ivanovic's pass with back to goal, spun and fired into the top corner from 20 yards.
Spurs 0, Chelsea 2

67.10: SAVE - FORECAST. Ivanovic cross from the right flicked towards goal by Fabio Ferreira, smart reactions from Forecast to tip over.

63.14: Di Santo volley from Philliskirk cross deflected into Forecast's hands.

55mins: GOAL - CHELSEA. Forecast guessed correctly but Di Santo's spot kick had enough power to find the corner.
Spurs 0, Chelsea 1

53.25: PENALTY - CHELSEA/RED CARD SPURS. Smith got onto Di Santo's flick and headed towards the box, stumbled under minimal contact from Maghoma, went over - penalty awarded. Penalty was questionable - any contact might have been outside box - let alone straight red for Maghoma.

8.03pm: Second half kicks-off.

HALF-TIME: Spurs 0, Chelsea 0

44.43: SAVE-FORECAST: At point blank range from Smith after Younghusband free-kick from left.

37.10: CHANCE-SPURS: Brilliant Gunter ball releases Fraser-Allen through on goal, Searle came off line to make vital tackle.

33.14: Hutton plays free-kick short to Maghoma who hits another 25 yard effort straight at Searle.

29.47: Di Santo flick on for Smith who got in behind Gunter but couldn't connect with shot.

28.57: Forecast forced to parry Younghusband cross from right but nobody followed up for Chelsea and Gunter cleared.

28.03: Ivanovic climbs above Forecast at corner but header runs to safety.

23.16: CHANCE-CHELSEA: Di Santo misses sitter from six yards out after low cross from Fabio Ferreira.

22.47: First Spurs chance falls to Maghoma 25 yards out after good work by Hutton, but shot straight at keeper.

20.30: Younghusband free-kick 20 yards out sails over the bar.

12.11: Maghoma gives it away to Smith, throughball again just too heavy for Di Santo, who was clear.

9.49: Sidwell made good run into box but just couldn't latch onto Fabio Ferreira's throughball.

7.25: CHANCE-CHELSEA: Paulo Ferreira teasing cross from right just eludes Fabio Ferreira with goal gaping.

5.55: Younghusband put Cummings clear in the Spurs box but Archibald-Henville came across to deny him.

THE LINE-UPS...

Spurs: Forecast, Gunter, Gilberto, Livermore, Archibald-Henville, Dervite, Fraser-Allen (Hughton, 74), Maghoma, Pekhart, Taarabt (Mtandari, 65), Hutton (Hutchins, 65). L Butcher, Obika.

Chelsea: Searle, Paulo Ferreira (Philliskirk, 59), Ivanovic, Ben Haim, Cummings (Saville, 86), Sidwell, Fabio Ferreira, Smith, Di Santo, Fernandes (Magnay, 59), Younghusband. Subs: Taylor, Hibbert.