Chelsea vs Lille at 'real risk' of being cancelled amid fresh Roman Abramovich sanctions


Chelsea’s scheduled Champions League knockout stage meeting with Lille has been plunged into serious doubt after Roman Abramovich was sanctioned by the European Union on Tuesday, according to reports. The 55-year-old oligarch, who has owned the Blues since 2003, was previously hit with a number of UK government sanctions in the wake of Russia’s ongoing invasion of Ukraine.


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