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PremierLeague-News.Com - Thiago Silva will miss out for the Blues when they face the La Liga leaders in Bucharest on Tuesday
PremierLeague-News.Com - Breaking Sport Transfer News ! Thomas Tuchel has confirmed that defender Thiago Silva will not be available for Chelsea’s Champions League clash with Atletico Madrid as he continues to recover from injury. Silva has missed the last four Blues games after sustaining a thigh injury in the victory over Spurs in the first half of the victory at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. He has been back in training for the last few days but was not risked for the draw at Southampton, which was the original target return date for the veteran Brazilian defender. However, he is not fully recovered from his injury from the trip to Bucharest and will not join the flight the Blues squad will be taking on Monday afternoon. Read More Related Articles Chelsea press conference live – Thomas Tuchel on Champions League, Atletico, Hudson-Odoi, Kante There was more welcome news on the injury front however for Christian Pulisic and Kai Havertz. Both were not in the squad for the Southampton draw on Saturday but both will be making the journey to eastern Europe to play what is technically Madrid’s “home” match owing to coronavirus travel restrictions meaning UK arrivals are banned in Spain.
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. I love what I feel, love what I see. The hunger to compete, a strong bond, a strong club. “I'm very happy to arrive in Bucharest the feeling is we are ready and trust the boys on the pitch." Confirmed Chelsea travelling squad: Kepa, Rudiger, Alonso, Christensen, Jorginho, Kante, Abraham, Pulisic, Werner, Caballero, Zouma, Mendy, Kovacic, Giroud, Mount, Hudson-Odoi, Chilwell, Ziyech, Gilmour, James, Azpilicueta, Havertz, Emerson.
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