Branislav Ivanovic had described the Europa League final as his opportunity for glory, but admits he is struggling to digest his decisive goal.
Chelsea defenders David Luiz and Cesar Azpilicueta saluted interim boss Rafa Benitez after he guided the Blues to Europa League glory.
Benfica goalkeeper Artur attempted to focus on the positives despite his side's Europa League final defeat to Chelsea.
Ashley Cole praised the collective will of Chelsea following the last-gasp Europa League win in Amsterdam.
Chelsea fans were up in arms when Rafa Benitez arrived but the Europa League triumph means it's mission accomplished for him, writes Adam Bate.