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Drogba the key to Chelsea's historic Champions League glory
stunned Bayern Munich in a
dramatic penalty shoot-out at the
Allianz Arena to win the Champions League for the first time.
Thomas Mueller's late header put Bayern on the brink of victory
on home territory but Didier Drogba levelled things up with a bullet header
at the death before coolly converting the decisive spot-kick.
tournament which gave Chelsea their greatest agony when they lost on
penalties to Manchester United four years ago in Moscow has now delivered the greatest glory
in their 107-year history.
Mata missed Chelsea's first penalty
but David Luiz, Frank Lampard and
Ashley Cole were all successful.
Philipp Lahm, Mario Gomez and
goalkeeper Manuel Neuer were all on target for
The momentum shifted decisively when
Cech denied Ivica Olic and Bastian
Schweinsteiger hit the post to leave
Chelsea on the brink and present
Drogba with his
moment of destiny.
He was calmness personified as he
rolled the ball past Neuer to spark
scenes of elation
among Chelsea's players, staff and supporters.
Q1) Find expressions
which are similar to:
a) very nearly successful
??? b) evidence of great happiness
??? c) given the most important
honour ??? d) exciting final test??? e) an extremely important
??? f) they all scored goals ???
Q2) True or False?
a) Chelsea won the Champions League.??? b) Drogba is very happy at the Munich club
??? c) Drogba equaled the score with a late goal ???
It was Chelsea's second victory after beating Manchester United four years ago
e) Chelsea scored four out of five penalties in the final shoot-out
f) Drogba seemed very nervous as he took the final penalty
a) Find two adverbs (e.g. quickly / messily)
b) Find six examples of
(e.g. come / find)
defining relative clause (e.g. where I grew