THE ANSWER

Chelsea defender Paulo Ferreira has said that he could be the answer to the defensive crisis Chelsea are facing at the moment ahead of the crucial Champions League final encounter with Bayern Munich on May 19. Defensive duo of John Terry and Branislav Ivanovic are currently suspended for the final, while it looks highly doubtful that the two other centre backs Gary Cahill and David Luiz will be fit for the final. Hence, there is thought that Chelsea interim manager Roberto di Matteo with look at the possibility of fielding José Bosingwa and John obi Mikel in the centre of defence.

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FERREIRA WEARS A MASK

Paulo Ferriera, the star player of Chelsea club recently had quite a difficult time playing his normal game as he had to wear a mask in most of the crucial matches in fear of not hurting his already injured and fractured cheek bone.

Paulo Ferreira was eagerly hoping for a quick recovery and made sure he would wear the mask constantly throughout his training sessions during the entire Christmas Eve week.

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