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And Your Favourite Memories Are?

Time for you to engage the old grey matter!

With two of our favourite sons having departed Stamford Bridge, with Juan Mata set to sign for Manchester United and Michael Essien on the verge of joining AC Milan, here at Vital Chelsea we`ve a question we wish you to answer.

Veering away from the lengthy (but very readable) articles that have graced our front pages in the last forty-eight hours we have a simple question for you.

Simply answer the following:-

Name your favourite Juan Mata and Michael Essien moments?

Who`ll get me started?

Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Merlin Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday January 25 2014

Time: 11:35AM

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For Juan, I first thought about that wonder strike against Arsenal, and that free kick against United, but for me it has to be that flick against Stoke which set up Ashley Cole to score. Epitomised his game-changing abilities. Essien, unfortunately, doesn't have a lot of recent memories. But if I had to pick one, definitely that wonder volley against Barca. A beast in defence, a bulldozer in attack, with a great range of passing. Simply a great all-rounded midfielder.
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25/01/2014 11:45:00

For Essien it's either the goal against Arsenal or the one against Barca, I'm gonna go for the Barca one. For Mata it's probably that volley against United. Although CL final is also a special moment (even if he did miss a penalty).
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25/01/2014 11:46:00

It can't get better than Juan Mata's corner kick that led to Didier's goal in the champions league final. All others are subsidiaries. Essien's goal against Arsenal should be his best ever.
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25/01/2014 11:50:00

I think the volley against Man U was a special goal, as was the corners taken in CL and Europa finals. Top pro, role model and a thoroughly fine human being........For Essien it has to be that rocket against Arsenal. Superb. Another genuinely nice guy. Farewell to both. #CFCforever
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25/01/2014 12:03:00

Essien his goals against Barca... that was breathtaking. Mata his volley against Utd.
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25/01/2014 12:17:00

Mata's first goal and the 2 goals he scored agaisnt man u..essiens volley agaisnt barca and his thunderbolt agaisnt arsenal
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25/01/2014 12:39:00

Mata's wonderful delivery for both Drogba and Iva's goals in two European finals. Special nights that we, as a club, will never forget. Essien, that wonder goal against Barca and his all round power and poise in the middle of the park. Thanks for everything.
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25/01/2014 12:59:00

For Essien, his goal against barca is up there with the best and for Juan - numerous, goals against arsenal, his wonderful goal against man u. Wish you guys all the very best inur respective careers.
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25/01/2014 19:25:00

Mata two goals against totenham at 3pts lane and Essien strike against Arsenal
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25/01/2014 20:27:00


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