Roberto di Matteo knows Chelsea expectations are sky high after winning the Champions League.

Di Matteo accepts becoming European champions for the first time means Chelsea's standards have been raised once again.

He said: "Having won the European title might bring some expectations, yes, but I think it's a club that has always had expectations. That is nothing new for our players."

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