European champions Chelsea have parted company with their manager Roberto Di Matteo.
Juan Mata scored twice as Chelsea belied an off-key performance to win 4-0 at competition debutants FC Nordsjaelland and record the first victory.
Roberto Di Matteo has warned his Chelsea players they are marked men as the Champions League holders vie to retain the trophy against Juventus.
Roberto Di Matteo is determined to translate last season's Champions League and FA Cup double into success in the league.
Chelsea has confirmed that Daniel Sturridge is suffering from viral meningitis but the striker could recover in time for the Olympics.
After helping Chelsea to an epic win over Barcelona in the Champions League, Roman Abramovic might still not be convinced of the Italian's talents.
Chelsea's revival under Roberto Di Matteo faces the ultimate test on Wednesday when they face a Manchester City in the English Premier League.
Chelsea's caretaker manager Roberto di Matteo can fall back on his streetwise savvy and history at Stamford Bridge if he is to take the reigns.