Thomas Tuchel has confirmed that N’Golo Kante has contracted coronavirus and can miss Chelsea’s Champions League match in opposition to Juventus tomorrow.
Following a groin harm from which he had only recently absolutely recovered, the France worldwide has been performed occasionally this season.
Kante was restricted to 2 45-minute spells in opposition to Tottenham and Aston Villa earlier this month, and he was taken off after an hour in Saturday’s 1-Zero loss to the Residents at Stamford Bridge.
The 30-year-old will now miss Saturday’s Premier League match in opposition to Southampton in addition to tomorrow’s heavyweight showdown in opposition to the Italian giants.
Tuchel may even be lacking Christian Pulisic and Mason Mount, in addition to Reece James, who has an ankle drawback and is anticipated to overlook the journey to St Mary’s.
Christian, Reece, and Mason are all injured, and Reece’s harm continues to be affecting him,’ Tuchel stated. ‘In the long run, all the pieces will come all the way down to ache administration.’ All of it boils all the way down to how a lot we will fairly anticipate. We’re taking a look at one other week on the very least