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Stanley stumbled and Villa Chelsea16-10-2010
Aston Villa did not allow Chelsea to escape further ahead in the standings after the offshoot of United. Stilian Petrov and company made 0:0 with the Blues in their Villa Park before about 40,000 spectators.
The captain of Bulgarian national team started holder for the home and remained on the field during all 90 minutes. Stanley made a fairly strong match on several occasions made long shots on goal on Petr Cech. Star Villa Emile Heskey fail to recover from a calf injury, as his place was put John Carew.
Members of the guests returned to captain John Terry, who failed to recover from a back injury after missing the England match with Montenegro in midweek. Didier Drobga missed a meeting with Villa because of viral disease. As a holder did I first started Gael Kaku.
The first half both teams showed equal game, but failed to reach the goals in the opponent's neck. In the second part of the ground situation has not changed. Both teams had their chances, but this never ended.
Earlier in the day Manchester United made 2:2 with West Brom, and Arsenal beat Birmingham City 2:1. Manchester City play Blackpool tomorrow.
So, Chelsea missed the chance to escape further forward. Blues take first position with a total of 19 points. Aston Villa hand is the eighth position with 11 points.
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