Blues to be without one of their most important players.
Chelsea midfielder Nemanja Matic will miss his side’s Capital One Cup final against Tottenham Hotspur after picking up a red card in the 1-1 draw against Burnley, the Daily Mail reports.
The Serbian international has been one of the Blues’ best players this season, showing himself to be one of the finest defensive midfielders in Europe with a string of superb displays.
His red card against Burnley was highly controversial, as he appeared to be on the end of a horror challenge from Ashley Barnes before being sent off for his reaction against the opponent.
This means the 26-year-old will have to sit out next Sunday’s game at Wembley.