Rangers 1 – Chelsea 3 (Friendly, August 6, 2011) (Alternative highlights) The Gers looked to shake off the Champions League KO taking an early lead against Chelsea, NikicaÂ Jelavic heading aÂ Naismith cross past Cech at the back stick. Daniel Sturridge levelled for the Blues in the 22nd minute connecting a with left-sided cross with a right-footed finish at the back post. Daniel Sturridge netted his second of the game nine minutes later as he robbed the ball offÂ Kirk Broadfoot and applied a punishing finish into the near post. Chelsea extendedÂ theirÂ lead in theÂ 71 minute when Florent Malouda nodded in Drogba’s cheeky chipped pass into the danger area.Â Drogba then won a penalty for the Blues but Frank Lampard watched his awful effort get saved byÂ McGregor.
Rangers: McGregor, McMillan, Bartley, Broadfoot, Wallace, Hutton, Naismith, Davis, Edu, Ortiz, Jelavic
Chelsea: Cech, Ferreira, Alex, Terry, Cole, Mikel, Ramires, Lampard, Kalou, Torres, Sturridge.