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Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech could be facing a fresh spell on the sidelines after suffering a broken finger during Saturday's 3-2 defeat at Newcastle.
Cech, who missed three games last month with a groin injury, broke his little finger in what was an impressive display from the 30-year-old Czech Republic international at St James' Park.
It is unknown how long the Blues goalkeeper will be sidelined but it has been confirmed he will miss the Czech Republic's friendly against Turkey on Wednesday after a scan revealed a fracture in his finger.
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Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech has been voted the Czech Republic's player of the year for 2012.
The 30-year-old Czech international won Monday's poll of players, coaches, football federation officials and journalists for the fifth consecutive year and record sixth time overall.
Werder Bremen defender Theodor Gebre Selassie came second and Hamburg midfielder Petr Jiracek was...
Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech will miss the Czech Republic's friendly against Turkey on Wednesday due to a broken little finger.
Czech picked up the injury during Chelsea's 3-2 loss to Newcastle in the Premier League on Saturday.
It was not immediately clear when he might recover.
Czech Republic coach Michal Bilek said Jan Lastuvka of Dnipropetrovsk will take over in goal...