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Real Madrid suffer injury blow ahead of Champions League clash with Chelsea

Zinedine Zidane head Coach of Real Madrid reacts during the La Liga Santander match between Real Madrid and SD Eibar at Estadio Alfredo Di Stefano on April 03, 2021 in Madrid, Spain. Sporting stadiums around Spain remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Diego Souto/Quality Sport Images/Getty Images)

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Real Madrid defender Raphael Varane will miss his side’s Champions League semi-final second leg clash with Chelsea on Wednesday due to an injury. Madrid will face the Blues for the second leg as the first leg between the clubs ended in a 1-1 draw.

Ahead of the game, Madrid have confirmed that Varane will miss the game as he is suffering from an abductor injury.

“After the tests carried out today on our player by the Real Madrid Medical Services, he was diagnosed with an injury to the right abductor muscles,” a club statement read.


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