Roberto Mancini’s Galatasaray host Jose Mourinh’s Chelsea in the first leg of their round of 16, hoping to take an advantage from the home match. The Turkish club, led by Chelsea ex striker Didier Drogba, and Mourinho’s favourite player Sneijder will seek their chances to stun another english club, as so far all present in the Champions league have lost the first game.
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Galatasaray: Muslera – Sarioglu, Kaya, Chedjou, Telles – Inan, Gulselam, Felipe Melo – Sneijder – Burak Yilmaz, Drogba
Chelsea : Cech; IVANOVIĆ, Cahill, Terry, Azpilicueta; Lampard, Ramires; Willian, Hazard, Schürrle; Torres
I’m Proud of my job at Man City – Mancini
Galatasaray trained on Tuesday ahead of the first leg of their Champions League round of 16 tie with Chelsea
Chelsea favourites to go through – Mancini
Amazing to be in Champions League last 16 – Sneijder
Mourinho blasts press over recording of private conversation
Chelsea prepared on Tuesday for the first leg of their UEFA Champions League round of 16 tie against Galatasaray. Boss, Mourinho blasted the press over the recording of a private conversation about striker Samuel Eto’o.
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