Cech injured as Chelsea held

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Chelsea wasted a glorious opportunity to qualify for the knockout stages of the Champions League by failing break down a stubborn Schalke in Gelsenkirchen.

Didier Drogba was guilty of squandering three clear-cut chances and Rosenborg´s surprise victory over Valencia would have put the Blues into the next phase had they claimed all three points.

Schalke fought hard to deny Chelsea and almost snatched the points themselves when Rafinha hit the crossbar in the 69th minute and Peter Lovenkrands also hit the woodwork in the closing stages.

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