‘Bicycle kick for Chelsea against Leeds was the goal that gave me the biggest natural high in my career – even Gianfranco Zola was impressed by it’: Eidur Gudjohnsen relives magical Chelsea moment

Eidur Gudjohnsen celebrates to crowd
Eidur Gudjohnsen is a Chelsea cult hero (Image credit: Getty)

Eidur Gudjohnsen’s time at Chelsea saw many highs - but none more impressive than the goal he scored against Leeds.

The former Blues striker devastated opposition defences for six years - netting 78 goals in  263 games for the West London club. 

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Jacque Talbot

Jacque Talbot is a freelance football journalist who predominantly specialises in transfer stories and exclusives. He began his career in 2016 covering the world-renowned Sandbach United, of North West Counties fame, before earning a spot on the sports desks of national papers, where he bounced between several outlets such as Sportbible, the Express, Mirror, and Daily Star. An NCTJ graduate of the News Associates who swapped investigative journalism in the Costa del Sol for football reporting in Northern England, he first wrote for FourFourTwo in December 2023.

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