Schurrle, Melchiot and more: Twitter reacts as Chelsea ease past Porto
Andre Schurrle and Mario Melchiot take to Twitter after Chelsea ease to a 2-0 victory over Porto
Chelsea finished top of Group G thanks to Wednesday night’s 2-0 win against Porto at Stamford Bridge.
Marcano Sierra netted a 12th-minute own goal in west London before Willian scored his fifth goal in six Champions League group-stage games in the 52nd minute.
Chelsea’s comfortable victory sealed top spot in their group as Jose Mourinho’s side booked their place in the Champions League knockout-stage draw.
There was a big reaction to Chelsea’s victory on Twitter, and here is a selection of our favourite tweets from the professionals, past and present, in chronological order to their Stamford Bridge win.
Former Chelsea midfielder Andre Schurrle is cheering on the Blues less than 24 hours after Wolfsburg’s success over Manchester United:
— Andre Schürrle (@Andre_Schuerrle) December 9, 2015
Ex-Blues defender Mario Melchiot is happy to see the west London side make the breakthrough in a crunch game for Jose Mourinho:
— Mario Melchiot (@MarioMelchiot) December 9, 2015
Bundesliga expert Jan Aage Fjortoft has been impressed with the performance from the 2012 Champions League winners at Stamford Bridge:
Chelsea been impressive so far…
— Jan Aage Fjortoft (@JanAageFjortoft) December 9, 2015
Looks like BT Sport pundit Michael Owen has unearthed the reason behind Chelsea’s poor results this season:
— heardonbtsport (@heardonbtsport) December 9, 2015
Tottenham Hotspur legend Gary Lineker can’t resist a cheeky tweet after the Premier League’s success on Wednesday night:
Chelsea are 2 up. English football's dominance of European football continues.
— Gary Lineker (@GaryLineker) December 9, 2015