October 16, 2021

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2 Chelsea stars dine with prestigious trophy hours after win over Man City

– Cesar Azpilicueta and Olivier Giroud took their Champions League celebrations a notch higher as they dined with the trophy

– The two shared photos on social media showing them having coffee in Porto with the iconic silverware flanking them

– Giroud, who played an integral part in Chelsea’s European campaign joked he was having breakfast with “his new baby”

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Olivier Giroud and Cesar Azpilicueta have taken Chelsea’s Champions League celebrations a notch higher after being spotted dining with the European trophy.

Champions League: Giroud, Azpilicueta Dine With Prestigious Trophy Hours After Win Over Man City
Both players played a central role in Chelsea’s campaign in the European tournament, with Giroud scoring a crucial goal against Atletico Madrid in the quarters. Photo: Getty Images.
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The two were pictured making merry with the coveted trophy on the side just hours after their triumph over Premier League rivals, Man City.

The Blues stunned their opponents by a solitary goal scored by Kai Havertz to lift the title at Estadio do Dragao in Porto, Portugal.

And Giroud and Azpilicueta have not wasted time getting acquainted with their team’s latest silverware.

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Both players played a central role in Chelsea’s campaign in the European tournament, with Giroud scoring a crucial goal against Atletico Madrid in the quarters.

The Frenchman took to Twitter to give fans a glimpse of himself having breakfast alongside the Champions League trophy on Sunday morning, May 30.

“Breakfast with my new baby,” the forward joked.

On his part, Azpilicueta posted a photo of him enjoying a cup of coffee flanked by the iconic piece of silverware.

“Good morning,” Azpi, as the experienced defender is fondly referred to captioned his photo.

Speaking after the match, the Blues skipper revealed he is keen on a sustained season of success with the club.

“When you play for a club like Chelsea, you always think in the future. That’s done, we are very happy, we will celebrate, we are champions of Europe again after nine years, the second time in our history,” Mail Online quoted him saying.

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“But football is like this, the ones who go to the Euros get a new challenge ahead of us, we will come back in the Premier League, we didn’t finish where we wanted to finish and we want to fight for everything,” he added.

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Meanwhile, Legit.ng had earlier reported that N’Golo Kante was carried like a baby by Kurt Zouma immediately after the referee blew his final whistle during the Champions League final game between Chelsea and Man City, Sport Bible, Twitter.

The win saw the Blues scoop their second title in the elite competition and Zouma could not hide his admiration for Kante as he carried him around the pitch in celebration.

Fans on social media also noticed the pair having the best of times together during the celebrations.

Source: Legit