Champions League: Five things to know about Chelsea vs Galatasaray

Chelsea will host Turkish club Galatasaray but will need to go past fond memories of Didier Drogba's 157 goals for the EPL club. Drogba now plays for Galatasaray and will take on his previous side in the Champions League encounter.

updated: March 18, 2014 17:28 IST
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Chelsea will need to rise above the misty-eyed nostalgia surrounding Didier Drogba's return to Stamford Bridge as it looks to secure a place in the quarterfinals of the Champions League on Tuesday.

Drogba scored 157 goals in eight trophy-laden years at Chelsea and forever will be remembered for converting the penalty that won the London club the Champions League in the 2012 final against Bayern Munich.

Two years later, though, he will pose the biggest danger to Chelsea as part of a Galatasaray team that is tied at 1-1 with the Premier League leaders after the first leg of the last 16.

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