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FC Basel Defeat Chelsea in Champions League Thanks In Part to This Beautiful Goal [VIDEO]

Mohamed Salah FC Basel Defeat Chelsea in Champions League Thanks In Part to This Beautiful Goal  [VIDEO]

FC Basel’s Mohamed Salah scored an exquisite goal at Stamford Bridge tonight to equalize against Chelsea, before Basel’s Marco Streller scored in the 82nd minute to win all three points.

The goal by Salah was a perfect example of the teamwork by the Swiss side. Plus, the way Salah struck the ball first time into the net is something to watch more than once.

While FC Basel are a talented team, this is another shock to the system for Chelsea especially after their loss last weekend against Everton. Questions will be asked of Jose Mourinho — why he didn’t start Juan Mata, and whether Rafa Benitez was doing a better job managing this squad than The Special One.

Here’s the highlight of the Mohamed Salah goal:


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