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Opinion: 500 European goals and soaring, Chelsea are becoming a power house

Chelsea football club last night dominated and defeated Sweden giants Malmo away from home to strengthen their quest for qualification with the only goal of the match scored by Hakim Ziyech.

That sole strike was a milestone goal as it was Chelsea goal number 500 in European competitions, it shows how far the London club have come.

Those 500 goals have yielded two UEFA champions league trophies, two UEFA Europa league crown, two UEFA super cup trophy and an European winners cup.

European trophies from 500 European goals

Currently one of the strongest team in Europe, playing some fine football, keeping clean sheets and scoring some beautiful goals in the process.

One remarkable thing with this current Chelsea crop of players is their average age, the average age of the starting line up of team in most matches is 24 years, meaning that the era of dominance is still very much ahead.

Chelsea players average age is scary

With players such as Christian Pulisic, Andreas Christensen, Kai Havertz, Mason Mount, Reece James, Callum Hudson-Odoi, Armando Broja, Ruben Loftus-Cheek and Timo Werner all yet to hit their peak.

With the added pleasure of a club owner who truly loves and supports the team, this Chelsea team is built to dominate for more years and are becoming an European power house.

European power house

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