Terry was given time off to travel to Dubai and spend the weekendwith his wife, Toni, but still wrote his captain's programme notes forthe FA Cup fifth-round tie against Cardiff City.
'Thank you everyone, thank you so much, for the game against Arsenal,' he wrote.
'After everything that had happened over the previous few weeks, youfans were absolutely brilliant. I'm grateful for all your support lastweekend.'
Getting shirty: John Terry thanks the Chelsea fans
Terry, who will return for Saturday's trip to Wolves, went on to take the blame for the midweek 2-1 defeat at Everton.
'On a personal note, both Everton goals were my fault. 'I'm big enough to take responsibility for that,' he added.
'Also, speaking to the lads afterwards, I know no-one went over to our fans on the far side of the ground so, on behalf of everyone there, I apologise for that.' Chelsea 4 Cardiff 1: Tough on City as Drogba tweaks the dragon's tailArrogant Terry claims he's 'big enough to take responsibility' for Everton goalsBridge holds fire! Man City man stalls on England future after Terry scandal CHELSEA FC