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Alex has withdrawn from the Brazil squad to play Argentina this week and will undergo surgery on his knee.This, of course, is compounded by John Terry's indefinite absence due to "a long-term nerve problem in his right leg.
Further... investigation via arthroscopic surgery is required on the player's right knee. That will take place over the coming days.
He is expected to be out for approximately six to eight weeks.
‘Basically, I am trying whatever is suggested. I’m at my wits’ end. I know I won’t play on Saturday against Birmingham City, but beyond that there are no clues. It could be weeks, it could be months.So mighty Chelsea's starting center-back pairing is... right-back Paulo Ferreira and right-back Branislav Ivanovic!?!?!