LONDON – Chelsea central defender John Terry could not be passed on tour the Blues to the Liberty Stadium Swansea City headquarters, Wednesday (02/01/2012). The news was confirmed by the coach, Andre Villas-Boas (AVB).
Terry’s absence was not related because of his racist trial cases that will be held the day after the game. But because the Chelsea captain was injured, during a visit to the cage Queens Park Rngers, the FA Cup on Saturday (01/28/2012) ago.
Terry felt the complaint had in fact injured his right knee when Chelsea beat Portsmouth in FA Cup some time ago. Although the injury was so serious, but AVB did not want to risk by putting Terry in the game against Swansea early day.
“Not so serious, but only to guard it. He’s been scanned and the condition has to be fit when we face Manchester United, “said AVB, as disitat Abc.net, Tuesday (01/31/2012).
Yes, the game against United this weekend in the Premier League to be an important reason for the AVB to leave Terry a visit to the headquarters in Swansea. So when the Devils host the reds, he could strengthen the defense from the threat of Blue London United player.
In addition to the Terry, AVB also can not reduce other players, namely Ramires who play attractive when they beat QPR at the weekend. Ramires had to stretchered out througt injury and was replaced by Oriol Romeu in minute 79.
Reportedly Ramires ligament injury suffered quite severe and he was likely to be absent for a long time. “I hope he’ll be back to play when we will face Napoli next month, “ said AVB.