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"Three Weeks Approximately"

As Chelsea prepare to face West Bromwich Albion, at the Hawthorns, Roberto Di Matteo revealed some important news relating to John Terry, at his pre-match press conference.

Di Matteo, enlightening those present confirmed that his captain would be out for approximately three weeks, remarking,

'Fortunately, it's not as bad as we first thought. It's an MCL (medial cruciate ligament) strain.'

The first good news of the weekend!




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Writer: Merlin Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday November 16 2012

Time: 1:30PM

Your Comments

Have a feeling he'll play the game against Juve in Turin.He'll be back.He's an animal.Get well soon Captain Fantastic.
cfc250
Cfc250, he is not a superhuman, he can't ever play that game, I know u are worried about experience and all, but I am sure he can't play against juve or city sadly, I'll tip that he will be back by mid december
Desmondadonis
Great to hear its not as serious as we all taught...Wish him a quick recovery.
nelyvanile
@desmondadonis..with JT you never know..this guy played through active cracked ribs (this is one of the most painful situations one can play through) and after arthroscopic knee surgery some time back he was back in competitive play in 2 wks..the typical lay of for that sort of surgery is at best 4weeks and more typically in the 6-8 wk range..the guy has clearly taken very good care of his body but beyond that he has such a high threshold for pain...this is one reason the moniker capt fantastic is apt.
GabeU
Too Bad.... 'll really miss him.
chuks09
oh thank God but 3weeks too long for me
darilngblue
No worry. We are covered
Kendemsblue
Cahill will step in during his absence.
Elbowz
Get well soon captain
Ken4CFC
we need you asap JT...get well soon
yash_blue
We need him back asap - defence is looky shaky without him!
BlueKiwi
Yes. Get well soon
Kendemsblue
 

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