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Chelsea's Mata confident of Champions League football next season

Juan Mata feels Chelsea will triumph over Bayern Munich in the Champions League final at the weekend and avoid dropping into the Europa League next season. Asked what it would mean to be in Europe's second-tier competition next season, Mata said: "We want to play in the Champions League and we want to win this year to play next season."

Pressed further, he added: "Our objective is to play in the Champions League. We're only thinking of winning and, after that, let's see."

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