Chelsea, Benfica qualify for Champions League quarter-final

English and Portuguese sides, Chelsea and Benfica, have qualified for the quarter-final of the Champions League following Tuesday’s victories. 

The Blues, who were trailing 1-0 from the first leg at Borussia Dortmund, won 2-0 in front of their fans.

Raheem Sterling put Graham Potter’s men in the lead, before Kai Havertz’s retaken penalty doubled their advantage.

Benfica thrashed Club Brugge 5-1 in Portugal to progress with a 7-1 aggregate.

The draw for the last eight will be conducted on March 17.

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