Friday, January 25, 2013
THIS DAY IN EPL HISTORY! STAN COLLYMORE SCORES A BRACE TO BEAT STRUGGLING CHELSEA AT STAMFORD BRIDGE
On this day January 25, 1995,in English premier league history, Nottingham Forest moved to within two places and one point of Liverpool in third after a Stan Collymore double helped them beat struggling Chelsea 2-0 at Stamford Bridge.
Collymore scored 22 Barclays Premier League goals in the campaign to help Forest finish third in the Barclays Premier League. His form prompted Liverpool to sign him in the summer.
The defeat left Chelsea only four points above the relegation zone but they recovered to finish 12th.