Anthony Wordsworth is a midfield player who developed in the youth team at Colchester United before signing a professional contract for the club. Anthony, who has appeared both in a wide role and in the centre of midfield, is a cultured player who is a good passer of the ball. He established himself as a regular in the team during 2009-10 with his performances earning him the club's Young Player of the Year award. He started 2010-11 by netting twice in the first 12 minutes of the opening game at Exeter City and continued to feature regularly in the team throughout the season.
Chelsea were drawn against Barcelona in one of the standout ties of the Champions League last 16.
Premier League champions Chelsea have been drawn to face Barcelona in the Champions League last-16.