Chelsea: injured, Kanté worries Tuchel

N’Golo Kanté, Chelsea midfielder, injured a knee during the Blues’ big victory against Juventus (4-0) on Tuesday in the Champions League. Thomas Tuchel expressed his concern.

Chelsea’s dream night against Juventus (4-0) was marred by the injuries of N’Golo Kanté (37th) and Ben Chilwell (71st) on Tuesday. And that hardly Thomas Tuchel, manager of the Blues, a little worried by the state of his two players, very good until their exit.

“It worries me because he (Chilwell) was having a fantastic time, like Reece (James) on the other side,” the German coach said after the match. They were in the best possible shape, so strong and so confident and with so much quality. He was in a lot of pain, now he is feeling a little better. He has an exam tomorrow (Wednesday) to be more precise. I hope we will get through it, fingers crossed, with not too bad news. “

Kanté “twisted his knee a little”

He was also reserved on the state of the French midfielder. “With N’Golo it’s a bit the same, he added. He got stronger and stronger in the first half but twisted his knee a bit. is not too serious. “

The former Leicester player has missed a few games this season due to a groin injury and then the coronavirus. He had not played with the France team in September, before withdrawing from the Final 4 of the Nations League in October. He participated in the large victory against Kazakhstan (8-0) in November before being preserved in Finland (0-2). In club, he signs a new consistent season, illustrated by his magnificent goal on the ground of Leicester (0-3), his former club, last weekend. On Tuesday, Chelsea outclassed Juve and took first place in Group H.