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Football: Chelsea set their sights on Swansea

Published on Apr 12, 2014 8:29 AM
Chelsea's German striker Andre Schurrle (right) attempts to take on Paris' Argentinian midfielder Javier Pastore (left) during the UEFA Champions League quarter final second leg football match between Chelsea and Paris Saint-Germain at Stamford Bridge in London on April 8, 2014. -- FILE PHOTO: AFP

LONDON (AFP) - Chelsea's looming Champions League semi-final with Atletico Madrid will be put to one side as Jose Mourinho's side attempt to strengthen their Premier League title challenge at Swansea.

The Stamford Bridge club will head to South Wales on Sunday having been boosted by this week's memorable victory over Paris Saint-Germain that took them one step closer towards clinching European football's top prize for the second time in three years.

And they could receive a further lift immediately before kick-off when the outcome of Manchester City's trip to Liverpool is known.

Chelsea head into the latest round of matches in second place, two points behind leaders Liverpool and two points ahead of third-placed Manchester City, who have two games in hand.

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