Ba makes himself at home as Chelsea smash Southampton 5-1

Southampton 1 – Chelsea 5 (FA Cup, January 5, 2012) (Longer Highlights & alternative longer highlights.) Jay Rodriguez gave the Saints the lead, latching onto a perfect Puncheon pass and finishing into the bottom corner. Chelsea equalised through debutant Demba Ba, who tapped in on the line. Victor Moses scored to put Chelsea into the lead. Branislav Ivanovic headed in a Mata cross to make it 3-1. Demba Ba made it a debut brace with a classic striker’s finish to make it 4-1. Frank Lampard made it 5-1 from the spot to score what could prove to be his goodbye goal.

GIF: Jay Rodriguez goal v Chelsea.

GIF: Demba Ba 1st goal v Southampton.

GIF: Victor Moses goal v Southampton.

GIF: Branislav Ivanovic goal v Southampton.

GIF: Demba Ba (2) v Southampton.

GIF: Fernando Torres reaction to Demba Ba second goal v Southampton.

GIF: Demba Ba denied hat-trick by good save v Southampton.

PICTURE: Eden Hazard’s assist + Demba Ba’s movement for Chelsea’s 4th goal v Southampton.

Article (GIF & video). Fernando Torres wasn’t so chuffed to see Demba Ba score 2 on his Chelsea debut!