CHELSEA   2020/21
      Champions League


* Because of Covid travel restrictions Chelsea's Champions League Last 16 away match against Atletico Madrid of Spain was played in Romania, at the Arena Nationala in Bucharest.

** Covid travel restrictions between England and Portugal saw both legs of Chelsea's Champions League quarter-final against Porto played at the same venue in Spain, at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan Stadium in Seville.


Chelsea qualified for the Champions League after a fourth-place finish in the 2019/20 Premier League.

Champions League Group Stage
Group E Tue Oct 20 Sevilla (Spain) Home Drew 0-0
Group E Wed Oct 28 FK Krasnodar (Russia) Away Won 4-0
Group E Wed Nov 4 Rennes (France) Home Won 3-0
Group E Tue Nov 24 Rennes Away Won 2-1
Group E Wed Dec 2 Sevilla Away Won 4-0
Group E Tue Dec 8 FK Krasnodar Home Drew 1-1
Round of the Last 16
1st Leg Tue Feb 23 Atletico Madrid (Spain) Away* Won 1-0
2nd Leg Wed Mar 17 Atletico Madrid   Home Won 2-0
Won 3-0 on aggregate.
Round of the Last 8
1st Leg Wed Apr 7 FC Porto (Portugal) Away** Won 2-0
2nd Leg Tue Apr 13 FC Porto   Home** Lost 0-1
Won 2-1 on aggregate.
Semi Final
1st Leg Tue Apr 27 Real Madrid (Spain) Away Drew 1-1
2nd Leg Wed May 5 Real Madrid Home Won 2-0
Won 3-1 on aggregate.
Final at the Estadio do Dragao in Porto
Sat May 29 Manchester City (England) Neutral Won 1-0


Kevin Keegan and family, a PR picture from the 1970s which was meant to show that footballers were just like the rest of us. It had to be said though that you probably needed to be a football superstar if you were going to be able to afford the weekly shampoo bill that must have put a strain on the Keegan finances!

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