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Didier Drogba puts Chelsea into last 16

Updated: December 7, 2011, 11:14 AM ET
Associated Press

Didier Drogba scored twice to lead Chelsea over Valencia 3-0 Tuesday night and into the second round of the Champions League.

Drogba put the Blues ahead in the third minute, set up Ramires' 22nd-minute goal and added the final goal in the 76th to ease pressure on manager Andre Villas-Boas, who complained about the "persecution" of his team during his first season in charge.

"We finished top of the group against all odds," he said. "There has been a lot of criticism of our players and ...

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