Aston Villa 1-2 Chelsea

Lamps breaks record in typical fashion

May 11, 2013
By Miguel Delaney, Villa Park
As Frank Lampard was making a dedication, Rafael Benitez was making a declaration. When asked whether he considered this season a success, the Chelsea boss responded immediately and unequivocally: "100 percent."

The afternoon, then, fitted the sentiment. Because this, really, was a game with everything: a multitude of incidents, a goal-line controversy, two red cards and three goals -- with the last of those arriving as a late winner.

What's more, it ensured that Chelsea's basic ...

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