Michael Essien is likely to miss Real Madrid's Champions League semi-final against Borussia Dortmund through injury.
The on-loan midfielder is back at his parent-club Chelsea, receiving treatment for the hamstring injury he picked up against Galatasaray earlier this month.
The Ghana international has been in London for the past few days working with the Premier League club's physios, but La Sexta have insisted that there is very little confidence at Real Madrid that he will be fit.
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