Chelsea boss Scolari: Ballack available for Bordeaux

After victory at Manchester City, Chelsea boss Luiz Felipe Scolari confirmed influential midfielder Michael Ballack will return from a foot injury when the Blues open their Champions League campaign against Bordeaux on Tuesday. "He will play on Tuesday but I do not know whether it will be for 45 minutes, 60 or 70," he said. "The problem is they all want to play all the time because they have so much confidence."

After victory at Manchester City, Chelsea boss Luiz Felipe Scolari confirmed influential midfielder Michael Ballack will return from a foot injury when the Blues open their Champions League campaign against Bordeaux on Tuesday.

"He will play on Tuesday but I do not know whether it will be for 45 minutes, 60 or 70," he said.

"The problem is they all want to play all the time because they have so much confidence."

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