The 2021 European Champions, Chelsea football club, will be travelling to North London on Sunday evening to face in form London rivals Tottenham Hotspurs at the White Hart Lane Stadium in their game week 5 encounter.
The Blues have been without their star duo French International N'Golo Kante and American international Christian Pulisic with injury scares for the better part of the season. Earlier on today, Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel broke the good news to the Blues faithfuls that he has no fresh injury concerns ahead of Tottenham clash with Kante fit to return to the starting squad with Pulisic still sidelined.
Speaking at his pre-match media briefing, Tuchel said that, "We have no fresh injury concerns. There is good news on Christian Pulisic and N'Golo Kante. Christian is trying to come back as fast as possible to join with full training. He's (Pulisic) is not in the squad this weekend. N'Golo is back. He's back in full shape and ready to play on Sunday."
With Kante back to fitness, do you think Chelsea can surprise Tottenham with a second defeat of the season? Who do you think Kante would partner in the midfield between Jorginho, Kovacic, and Saul?
Share your views about this in the comment section below.
Content created and supplied by: SimbaNews (via Opera News )
Opera News is a free to use platform and the views and opinions expressed herein are solely those of the author and do not represent, reflect or express the views of Opera News. Any/all written content and images displayed are provided by the blogger/author, appear herein as submitted by the blogger/author and are unedited by Opera News. Opera News does not consent to nor does it condone the posting of any content that violates the rights (including the copyrights) of any third party, nor content that may malign, inter alia, any religion, ethnic group, organization, gender, company, or individual. Opera News furthermore does not condone the use of our platform for the purposes encouraging/endorsing hate speech, violation of human rights and/or utterances of a defamatory nature. If the content contained herein violates any of your rights, including those of copyright, and/or violates any the above mentioned factors, you are requested to immediately notify us using via the following email address operanews-external(at)opera.com and/or report the article using the available reporting functionality built into our Platform See More