Blues to face Barca without defensive duo

Chelsea will be without midfielder Deco and defenders Ricardo Carvalho and Ashley Cole for their Champions League semi-final first leg against Barcelona at the Nou Camp.

Deco and Carvalho are struggling to regain fitness following hamstring problems while Cole is suspended.

Joe Cole and Paulo Ferreira are out for the season with knee ligament injuries.

Squad: Cech, Hilario, Belletti, Alex, Ivanovic, Bosingwa, Mancienne, Terry, Lampard, Ballack, Obi, Kalou, Essien, Malouda, Di Santo, Anelka, Stoch, Drogba, Quaresma.

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