International Soccer
 
            === Chelsea routs Steaua Bucharest for first UCL win ===
 
 Bucharest,   Romania  (SportsNetwork.com)  -  Chelsea  stormed  to  its  first
 Champions  League victory of the season on Tuesday, earning a 4-0 victory over
 Steaua Bucharest at the Stadionul Steaua.
 
 The Blues jumped in front in 19th minute when Ramires turned in Samuel Eto'o's
 misguided shot.
 
 Steaua  managed to  stay within touching distance of Chelsea until a moment of
 misfortune  one  minute before the  break cost  the Romanian side. Eto'o broke
 free  on the  left side of the penalty  area and fired a shot that was parried
 away  by Ciprian  Tatarusanu but right into the path of Steaua defender Daniel
 Georgievski, who turned it into his own net while tracking back.
 
 Ramires  completed netted  his second of the  match in the 55th minute when he
 collected  a  pass from Oscar  and slotted a  right-footed shot into the upper
 corner, and Frank Lampard tacked on a late goal off of an assist from Willian.
 
 The  win sees Chelsea bounce back from its opening day loss to FC Basel as the
 Blues  now  eclipse the  Swiss side in  the Group E  table on goal difference.
 Basel  hosted Schalke  in its Champions League fixture Tuesday, but suffered a
 1-0 defeat behind Julian Draxler's 54th-minute strike.
 
 Arsenal  rose to  the top  of Group  F thanks  to a  2-0 defeat  of Napoli  on
 Tuesday.  Mesut  Ozil and Olivier  Giroud provided  the goals for the Gunners,
 scoring just seven minutes apart in the first half.
 
 Borussia  Dortmund, which lost to Napoli in its first Champions League contest
 of  the  campaign, moved into second  place in the  group with a 3-0 defeat of
 Marseille.  Robert  Lewandowski bagged a brace  in the affair with Marco Reus
 adding a goal, as well.
 
 Group  G  action has  seen Atletico  Madrid claim maximum  points from its two
 matches  after a  late goal  from Arda  Turan handed  the Spanish  side a  2-1
 victory  over  FC Porto on Tuesday.  Porto maintains second place in the group
 after Zenit St. Petersburg and Austria Vienna played to a 0-0 draw in Russia.
 
 And  in Group  H, Barcelona made the  most of Scott Brown's sending off in the
 59th  minute as Cesc  Fabregas scored 15 minutes from time to see the Catalans
 get  a 1-0  win over 10-man Celtic  while AC Milan was awarded a controversial
 penalty  late on,  which  Mario  Balotelli converted,  as  the Italian  giants
 salvaged a point from a 1-1 draw with Ajax.
 
 
 10/01 17:25:49 ET

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