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Sunderland 1-3 Chelsea: Fernando Torres Inspires Benitez, Blues to Victory

LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 05:  Rafael Benitez the Chelsea manager looks on during the UEFA Champions League group E match between Chelsea and FC Nordsjaelland at Stamford Bridge on December 5, 2012 in London, England.  (Photo by Scott Heavey/Getty Images)
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Jack Alexandros RathbornContributor IIIDecember 7, 2012

Barclays Premier League—Stadium of Light, Sunderland, England at 10:00 a.m. ET


Full-time: Sunderland 1-3 Chelsea


Scorers: Torres (11', 45+2'), Mata (47'), Johnson (65')



Simon Mignolet, Phil Bardsley (Jack Colback. 67'), Danny Rose, John O'Shea, Carlos Cuellar, Sebastian Larsson (Louis Saha, 81'), Craig Gardner, Adam Johnson, James McClean, Stephan Sessegnon, Conor Wickham


Keiron Westwood, Fraizer Campbell, Matt Kilgallon, David Vaughan, Titus Bramble.



Petr Cech, Branislav Ivanovic, David Luiz, Gary Cahill, Ashley Cole, Oriol Romeu (Oscar, 20'), Ramires, Victor Moses (Ryan Bertrand, 60'), Juan Mata, Eden Hazard (Frank Lampard, 78'), Fernando Torres


 Ross Turnbull, Paulo Ferreira, Marko Marin, Cesar Azpilicueta.

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