Last Updated: Tue, 14 May 2013 19:10
Eden Hazard is out of the Europa League final against Benfica due to injury but John Terry will be given a chance to prove his fitness.
Hazard and defender Terry suffered their respective hamstring and ankle injuries in last Saturday's 2-1 Barclays Premier League win at Aston Villa.
Interim boss Rafael Benitez confirmed Belgian forward Hazard's absence at the eve-of-match press conference and revealed a final decision on Terry will be made ahead of kick-off at the Amsterdam ArenA.
"Hazard will not be available," Benitez said. "John still we will try and see how he feels."
Terry missed last season's Champions League final win in Munich through suspension and his injury means he faces further continental heartache.
"Now it's not easy for him," Benitez added. "It's not the best injury but we will see with the medical staff and after we will decide."
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