It Was Down to Lampard and Drogba!
Over in Brazil, the former Chelsea defender-cum-midfielder David Luiz, has been elevated to hero status following his marvellous free-kick that saw Brazil glide through into the semi-finals.
The free kick, taken from some thirty yards out, left the goalkeeper with no chance as it swerved, dipped and then sped into the top corner.
Naturally, the excellent effort resulted in numerous Vital Chelsea contributors bemoaning the fact that we`d sold the Brazilian to Paris St Germain, but that`s something that is done and dusted and cannot be changed.
But it is interesting to read that the likeable Brazilian, who was a hero of that wonderful night in the Allianz Arena, has spoken about where he learned to take a free-kick like that with the player, affectionately known as 'Sideshow Bob` remarking,
'I learned this shooting technique thanks to Frank Lampard and Didier Drogba at Chelsea.
Ah yes, two more heroes of that wonderful Munich night!