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Chelsea defender Benoit Badiashile is facing up to four weeks out with a groin strain, ruling him out for key fixtures including the Carabao Cup final against Liverpool.
The Chelsea defender was forced off with a few minutes to play in the Blues' 3-1 FA Cup win over Aston Villa last week, and according to the Standard, the 22-year-old has suffered a groin strain.
Badiashile's absence will serve as a significant blow to Chelsea, as he had just been coming into form and started in all of Chelsea's last four matches.
Although Mauricio Pochettino has plenty of backup options available to him in defence, Badiashile's absence will still serve as a significant blow.