2023 Champions League quarter-finals

Chelsea beat Dortmund to reach 2023 Champions League quarter-finals

Champions League quarter-finals

Chelsea beat Borussia Dortmund 2-0 at Stamford Bridge on the 20th to advance to the Champions League quarter-finals 2-1 on aggregate.

Champions League quarter-finals

Raheem Sterling and Kai Havertz hit both penalties as the Blues relieved manager Graham Potter.

Champions League quarter-finals

The Englishman's job is in jeopardy after a season in which he has so far failed to bring in more than a world record £500m ($600m) of new contracts in a single season.

Champions League quarter-finals

Chelsea have won just three of their last 16 games, dropping to 10th in the Premier League and exiting two domestic cup games early.

Champions League quarter-finals

However, some of their expensive star collections arrived just in time to continue the hunt for a third European Cup.

Champions League quarter-finals

"I feel great in the locker room. We've been through some tough times and this game means a lot to us," Porter said.

Champions League quarter-finals

"We want to improve and make it to the final quarterfinals and that prepares us for the weeks ahead."

Champions League quarter-finals

Dortmund arrive in England with a 10-game winning streak in all competitions.

Champions League quarter-finals

However, the visitors were virtually no attacking threat in the first half except for Kepa Arrizabalaga's Marco Reus free-kick being safely saved.