Schurrle, Drogba and more: Chelsea players react to cup win on Twitter
Andre Schurrle and Didier Drogba are among the tweeters after Chelsea beat Derby 3-1 on Tuesday
Andre Schurrle and Didier Drogba have taken to social media after Chelsea booked their place in the semi-finals of the League Cup thanks to a 3-1 victory over Derby on Tuesday night.
Eden Hazard put Jose Mourinho’s men ahead with a 20-yard shot in the 23rd minute, before Filipe Luis struck his first Chelsea goal 10 minutes after half-time.
Craig Bryson gave Derby hope by halving the deficit in the 71st minute, but Schurrle wrapped up victory after Jake Buxton was sent off.
Here is some of the best post-match reaction from Chelsea players after the quarter-final win.
Cesar Azpilicueta is pleased to hear that defender Kurt Zouma is OK after he suffered a head injury in the first half: “Happy for my 100th appearance in @chelseafc starting XI and the win, but even more because Kurt is in good condition!”
Striker Didier Drogba, who was forced off with an ankle problem posts his delight on Instagram: “Job done…on to the semies!!!! Bon boulot…en route pour la demie finale!!!! Well done my people!!! #derbieVsChelsea #twistedankle #notgonnastopme #greatfreekick #greatfans #bluespassion.”
Andre Schurrle was up early on Wednesday morning and was quick to take to Twitter: “Early bird:))) good morning!! Good win yesterday and happy to be in the semis!! #cfc”
And captain John Terry took to Instagram to reflect on the quarter-final win: “Good win tonight to put us in the hat for the semi final. Well done @filipeluis on his first goal in a Chelsea shirt and @hazardeden_10 and @andreschuerrle on there goals tonight. Another good team performance. Safe journey back to all our travelling fans who were brilliant as always.”