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Chelsea striker Sturridge delighted with Champions League goal

Chelsea striker Danny Sturridge was delighted with his goal in their Champions League victory over MSK Zilina.

Chelsea thumped Slovakia's Zilina thanks to a Nicolas Anelka double and goals from Michael Essien and Sturridge.

Striker Sturridge, 21, said: "Scoring my first European goal is something I have dreamed of since I was a kid.

"I'm delighted and, hopefully, there will be many more to come.

"We played the ball quickly and wanted to make moves in the attacking half of the field and defend well - and that worked.

"There are a lot of world-class players in this team and, hopefully, I'll be playing a lot more often with them. The fans got behind their team but we were strong. We came here to win and to get three points on the board is fantastic."

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