Football: Injured Torres set for three weeks out: Chelsea
LONDON (AFP) - Chelsea striker Fernando Torres has suffered a knee injury that will sideline him for some three weeks, the Premier League club announced on their website on Wednesday.
The 29-year-old Spain forward underwent a scan at Chelsea's Cobham training base after limping out of Tuesday's Champions League 4-0 group victory away to Romania's Steaua Bucharest.
"Chelsea Football Club can confirm Fernando Torres suffered a medial collateral ligament injury to his left knee in the Champions League group game at Steaua Bucharest on Tuesday evening," said the statement issued by the London club said.
"The 29-year-old will be out for approximately three weeks."