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Luiz (r): Trained on Tuesday

Luiz (r): Trained on Tuesday

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Didier Drogba, David Luiz, and Raul Meireles all trained on Tuesday ahead of Chelsea's Champions League quarter-final second leg.

The trio were all injury doubts for Wednesday night's match at Stamford Bridge but caretaker manager Roberto Di Matteo was optimistic over their fitness.

Luiz (ankle) failed to finish Saturday's 4-2 Premier League win at Aston Villa, while Drogba (foot) and Meireles (knee) missed the game.

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