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Sunday 21 December 2014

Chelsea 2 - 0 Galatasaray (AG 3 -1 ): Champions League win for Mourinho's men at Stamford Bridge

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 18:  Eden Hazard of Chelsea battles with Emmanuel Eboue of Galatasaray during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 second leg match between Chelsea and Galatasaray AS at Stamford Bridge on March 18, 2014 in London, England.  (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
Eden Hazard of Chelsea battles with Emmanuel Eboue of Galatasaray during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 second leg match between Chelsea and Galatasaray AS at Stamford Bridge
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 18: Eden Hazard of Chelsea battles with Emmanuel Eboue of Galatasaray during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 second leg match between Chelsea and Galatasaray AS at Stamford Bridge on March 18, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 18: Jose Mourinho manager of Chelsea reacts during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 second leg match between Chelsea and Galatasaray AS at Stamford Bridge on March 18, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 18: Samuel Eto'o of Chelsea is challenged by Aurelien Chedjou of Galatasaray during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 second leg match between Chelsea and Galatasaray AS at Stamford Bridge on March 18, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 18: Samuel Eto'o of Chelsea is injured during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 second leg match between Chelsea and Galatasaray AS at Stamford Bridge on March 18, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 18: Samuel Eto'o of Chelsea is injured during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 second leg match between Chelsea and Galatasaray AS at Stamford Bridge on March 18, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 18: Eden Hazard of Chelsea battles with Emmanuel Eboue of Galatasaray during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 second leg match between Chelsea and Galatasaray AS at Stamford Bridge on March 18, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 18: Chelsea fans welcome their team prior to the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 second leg match between Chelsea and Galatasaray AS at Stamford Bridge on March 18, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 18: A Chelsea flag is waved prior to the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 second leg match between Chelsea and Galatasaray AS at Stamford Bridge on March 18, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 18: Didier Drogba of Galatasaray holds off Cesar Azpilicueta of Chelsea during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 second leg match between Chelsea and Galatasaray AS at Stamford Bridge on March 18, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 18: Didier Drogba of Galatasaray battles with Cesar Azpilicueta of Chelsea during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 second leg match between Chelsea and Galatasaray AS at Stamford Bridge on March 18, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 18: Eden Hazard of Chelsea evades Emmanuel Eboue of Galatasaray during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 second leg match between Chelsea and Galatasaray AS at Stamford Bridge on March 18, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 18: Didier Drogba of Galatasaray reacts during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 second leg match between Chelsea and Galatasaray AS at Stamford Bridge on March 18, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 18: Didier Drogba of Galatasaray shoots past Gary Cahill of Chelsea during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 second leg match between Chelsea and Galatasaray AS at Stamford Bridge on March 18, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 18: Didier Drogba of Galatasaray shoots past Gary Cahill of Chelsea during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 second leg match between Chelsea and Galatasaray AS at Stamford Bridge on March 18, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 18: Samuel Eto'o of Chelsea shoots past Aurelien Chedjou of Galatasaray to score their first goal during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 second leg match between Chelsea and Galatasaray AS at Stamford Bridge on March 18, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 18: Samuel Eto'o of Chelsea shoots past Aurelien Chedjou of Galatasaray to score their first goal during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 second leg match between Chelsea and Galatasaray AS at Stamford Bridge on March 18, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 18: Former Chelsea player Didier Drogba of Galatasaray (11) walks on to the pitch prior to the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 second leg match between Chelsea and Galatasaray AS at Stamford Bridge on March 18, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 18: Former Chelsea player Didier Drogba of Galatasaray walks on to the pitch prior to the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 second leg match between Chelsea and Galatasaray AS at Stamford Bridge on March 18, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 18: Jose Mourinho manager of Chelsea looks on prior to the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 second leg match between Chelsea and Galatasaray AS at Stamford Bridge on March 18, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 18: Former Chelsea player Didier Drogba of Galatasaray walks on to the pitch prior to the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 second leg match between Chelsea and Galatasaray AS at Stamford Bridge on March 18, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 18: Former Chelsea player Didier Drogba of Galatasaray walks on to the pitch prior to the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 second leg match between Chelsea and Galatasaray AS at Stamford Bridge on March 18, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 18: Galatasaray fans show their support prior to the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 second leg match between Chelsea and Galatasaray AS at Stamford Bridge on March 18, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Chelsea have defeated Galatasaray 2 - 0 (AG 3 - 1) during their Champions League clash at Stamford Bridge.

An early goal from Samuel Eto'o four minutes in put the London side ahead.

A second came from Gary Cahill shortly before the end of the first half.

Full match report to follow

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