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Chelsea win third UEFA trophy with Europa League win

  • Chelsea became the first English soccer club to win all three of UEFA's major trophies as they beat Benfica 2-1 in the Europa League final on Wednesday.

    Fernando Torres put Chelsea in the lead with a goal in the 59th minute before Oscar Cardozo equalized with a penalty nine minutes later.

    A stoppage-time goal from Serbian Branislav Ivanovic secured the victory.

    Ajax Amsterdam, Bayern Munich and Juventus are the only other clubs to win the European Cup, Europa League and the now defunct Winners' Cup.

    Know about different trophies that are awarded to the winners of the game, visit Soccer Trophies 

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