Lampard 44; Torres 84; Malouda 90
West Ham United 0
Chelsea manager Carlo Ancelotti has urged his players to believe they can pull off the greatest comeback in Barclays Premier League title history - even though he is not convinced they will.
Petr Cech has claimed Chelsea are now Manchester United's main Barclays Premier League title rivals because Arsenal have blown too many chances to catch them.
Carlo Ancelotti's decision to leave out Fernando Torres paid off last night as Florent Malouda and Salomon Kalou fired Chelsea up to second in the Barclays Premier League.
CHELSEA manager Carlo Ancelotti refused to speculate on whether a sensational late comeback in the Barclays Premier League title race would see him avoid the sack after the Blues closed to within six points of Manchester United.
Carlo Ancelotti appeared resigned to his fate as Chelsea manager after insisting it would "not be a problem" if club owner Roman Abramovich sacked him.
Chelsea yesterday insisted it was "business as usual" after speculation over Carlo Ancelotti's future intensified in the wake of the club's Champions League exit.
Manchester Utd 2
Hernandez (43), Park (77)
Man Utd won 3-1 on aggregate
Carlo Ancelotti admitted he could have made a mistake by playing misfiring £50million striker Fernando Torres after Chelsea were knocked out of the Champions League by Manchester United.
CHELSEA manager Carlo Ancelotti claims he is excited and not feeling any pressure ahead of tonight's crunch Champions League clash with Manchester United.
Sir Alex Ferguson has claimed Roman Abramovich is "obsessed" with winning the Champions League.
Chelsea boss Carlo Ancelotti has no special plans to combat Wayne Rooney for tonight's crunch Champions League clash against Manchester United.
Harry Redknapp's decision to keep faith with Peter Crouch paid off as the striker scored twice to give Tottenham their first victory in almost two months as Stoke were beaten 3-2 at White Hart Lane.
WAYNE Rooney was a TV star once more - this time for all the right reasons as his clinical first-half goal gave Manchester United a Champions League triumph over Chelsea at Stamford Bridge.
Sir ALEX FERGUSON is not convinced memories of Moscow 2008 will play any part in tonight's eagerly-anticipated Champions League encounter between Chelsea and Manchester United at Stamford Bridge.
CHELSEA manager Carlo Ancelotti is hopeful of extending his contract with the Premier League champions.
Wayne Rooney has admitted an FA charge of using abusive language but has lodged a claim against the severity of his two-match suspension. The Football Association confirmed that they had received a submission from Manchester United and the case will be heard this afternoon.
WILLIAM Hill have cut the odds of Jose Mourinho becoming the next Chelsea manager from 8/1 to 11/4, following his claims that he has "unfinished business" in England.