Chelsea injury boost ahead of Crystal Palace Premier League return

The player in question has been out of action for almost five weeks seeing that sustaining an injury in a certain London derby

N’Golo Kante’s final motion came in the London derby with Tottenham almost five weeks ago
N’Golo Kante’s closing motion came in the London derby with Tottenham nearly 5 weeks in the past

Graham Potter is set to have one of his fine gamers lower back after the worldwide destroy with a positive midfielder noticed out on the pitch throughout the early components of this present day International break.

The Blues have had numerous damage issues to contend with so far in 2022/23 with most problems coming in the midfield area. Mateo Kovacic sustained an injury on the pre-season tour of the US and was once consequently out for the first few games. Then N’Golo Kante observed after he injured his hamstring late on into the 2-2 London derby draw with Tottenham Hotspur.

Since then, numerous midfield experiments have been conducted beneath the Thomas Tuchel era, with the now former boss adamant he had nothing left after the Southampton loss at St Mary’s.

This is despite the German waxing lyrical about £20million summer time recruit Carney Chukwuemeka. “A hamstring harm [to Loftus-Cheek], next midfielder out. No one left,” Tuchel stated back at the time.

Whilst Chukwuemeka has already made his stake to start in opposition to Crystal Palace after the international wreck under new manager Graham Potter amid the two desires netted in a current friendly, the former Brighton boss, who opted extra for trip in his first RB Salzburg game, is predicted to do the equal in his first Premier League trip as he appears to get his first win on the board.

Therefore, the conceivable return to health of Kante will be a large improve all round for the west Londoners, who face the complex task of preserving tempo with the likes of Arsenal, Manchester City and Tottenham at the top of the contemporary standings.

The trio gained their respective games over the weekend, even as the Blues ought to solely watch on with their fixture against Liverpool postponed due to the nation funeral of Her majesty, Queen Elizabeth II.

According to the Evening Standard’s Nizaar Kinsella, who spoke on a fan podcast, he updated: “N’Golo Kanté was once out on the coaching pitch when I went down [to Cobham] for the Academy game. He used to be coaching with the coach and doing some exceedingly dynamic drills.”

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