Former Blues coach Roberto Di Matteo tweeted his thoughts on the game for Heineken as part of their '#ShareTheSofa' night, but the man he described as 'the best striker of the past 10 years' could not stop the 2012 European champions from advancing to the last eight.
Goal compiled a list of our favourite tweets from the Italian during and after the game...
Di Matteo on Chelsea
"Eto'o is on fire tonight!"
"Goal number 2 - couldn't have come at a better time. A real killer blow. Game over after 45 minutes?"
"Chelsea were stronger. Played the more intelligent game tonight - they never let Galatasaray into it. Deserve to go through."
"This win proves Chelsea have the focus to take on big teams."
Di Matteo on Galatasaray
"Galatasary will have to chance their plan, and gear up - that'll give Chelsea more room for more goals."
"Mancini will have to give the teamtalk of his life at half time."
"Galatasaray need a goal *now* to stay in this game. But they've got to keep those guys behind the ball."
DI MATTEO ANSWERS GOAL'S QUESTIONS
Roberto, can you see Chelsea emulating your 2012
Roberto, in comparison to other strikers of his generation, where would you rate Didier Drogba?
RDM: "Simple: the world's best out and out striker for the last 10 years."
RDM: "Don't know yet, but keep your eyes on the papers!"