The exciting Premier League opener of Wigan Athletic vs Chelsea is all set today Sunday Kick off 13:30 BST at DW Stadium. Both sides pretty good team but Chelsea as Champions League title holder came in as favourite to win this game. Check this page for Wigan Athletic vs Chelsea live score and highlights.
Manager Roberto Martinez concern will be new signe from Real Mallorca's Ivan Ramis fitness with hamstring injury. Another injury concern is(back) but striker Victor Moses is in the squad together with , Arouna Kone and Ryo Miyaichi debuts.
Chelsea coach Robert Di Matteo is back but have to deal with postera which he will definitely missed plus and departure. But few good sign ups like , Marko Marin and Oscar will hopefully fill in. Of course, and Daniel Sturridge with will lead the offense. Oscar could be in the lineup at DW Stadium despite having only arrived at his new club on Friday after playing for Brazil. But Marin remains sidelined by a hamstring injury.
Wigan won't be easy as they have lost just one of their last eight Premier League games at the DW Stadium and won the last four in a row. Check this page for Wigan Athletic vs Chelsea live score and highlights.
Wigan Starting line-up Al Habsi, Alcaraz, McCarthy, Caldwell, Di Santo, Maloney, Moses, McArthur, Boyce, Ramis, Figueroa
Chelsea Starting line-up Cech, Ivanovic, Terry, Luiz, Cole; Mikel, Lampard, Mata, Hazard, Bertrand, Torres
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Goal at 2', Hazard finds Ivanovic who finishes it past Ali Al-Habsi WIGAN 0 - 1 CHELSEA
Goal at 6', (Penalty off Hazard's foul) Lampard takes the shot and strikes the ball low and underneath Al-Habsi! What a great start for the Blues! WIGAN 0 - 2 CHELSEA --- Final Score
Despite the score Chelsea has some critics -- via Twitter @NickSouthStar "Chelsea bought all these playmakers and players good on the ball. Yet they don't play possession football... Makes no sense"
At the end of the day the story goes to Belgian playmaker Eden Hazard who engineered and early blitz and enough for European Champions to set the tone in a win of EPL 2012 opener. Hazard laid on the through a perfect ball from the charging Ivanovic that went on to score his first goal. Eden Hazard again instigate a yellow card call which sets Lampard a winning the penalty goal. Great sign for the Blues! Final score Chelsea 2-0