The tension in West London was palpable. The Blues had to overcome a one-goal deficit from the first leg a week earlier, where a somewhat subdued display saw them suffer a 1-0 defeat.
Juan Mata had put them ahead midway through the opening period before Vlad Chiriches leveled on the stroke of halftime.
Chelsea had to win by two clear goals on the night, and a John Terry header and Fernando Torres strike secured a 3-2 aggregate victory.
Rafa Benitez will be happy with the performance of his team, but how did the players perform individually? Bleacher Report looks at their performances in a little more detail.