Robben now fit to burst reputation for fragility

“Arjen Robben is not a player you would want in the trenches, but there are signs that he is finally beginning to show some stomach for the fight. After taking a month to shake off the effects of a hamstring injury, the Chelsea winger declared his fitness to Jose Mourinho yesterday and should be in the squad to face Middlesbrough in the Barclays Premiership tomorrow.” The Times reports encouraging news on Arjen Robben’s fight for fitness this season.