Lukaku happy to add to his tally and delighted with Champions League win

Romelu Lukaku was delighted to add another goal to his Chelsea tally and, most importantly, help the Blues get off to a winning start in the Champions League.


The Debrief: Patience and finding the right combinations key to winning Champions League start

We opened our defence of the Champions League trophy with a victory over Zenit St Petersburg, but we were made to work hard for the win by our Russian opponents.


Rudiger on another Champions League clean sheet and the challenge of going again in Europe

Toni Rudiger was at the heart of another Chelsea clean sheet in Europe last night as the Blues kicked off our defence of the Champions League title with a 1-0 victory at home to Zenit St Petersburg.


Watch the highlights of Chelsea's Champions League win against Zenit

We kicked off the defence of our Champions League title with a hard-fought victory against Zenit St Petersburg and you can watch the best of the action now in the video above.


Tuchel: You don’t find many strikers like Lukaku

After Tuesday night’s 1-0 win over Zenit St Petersburg, Thomas Tuchel acknowledged his winning-goalscorer Romelu Lukaku had been given very little to feed off during the game, but highlighted how beneficial it is for the team as a whole to know they have a player up front who can still make the difference with a minimal amount of service.

Match Report

Match report: Chelsea 1 Zenit St Petersburg 0

Romelu Lukaku’s first Champions League goal for Chelsea got our defence of our European crown off to a winning start as his solitary strike made the difference in a tight encounter with Zenit St Petersburg.