Update: Thomas Tuchel confirms two fresh Chelsea injuries ahead of Spurs clash
The Blues’ new boss updated the media that both the players made it in the training on Wednesday. However, they didn’t finish it as they picked up minor knocks.
Although, Zouma hasn’t started any of the two games under the new boss he is an integral part of the Chelsea defense. On the other hand, Kai Havertz has started one game. And came from the bench in the other one.
in his first two games, Tuchel has gone with the back three. And in the defensive aspect, this plan worked. Speaking ahead of the game against Spurs Tuchel spoke, “We had two little issues today on the training pitch.
“It was Kurt Zouma and Kai Havertz who went off the pitch with little issues so they are checking issues and doing images right now. It is questionable if they are in the squad for tomorrow.” That’s a big statement from the Chelsea boss. And it is quite evident that they may miss the game now.
Tuchel also provided an attempt on Ziyech who missed the match against Burnley. He said that the new recruit had quite an unfortunate events regarding the injuries. However, he is available against Spurs.
Tuchel will face the real heat of Premier League as he faces the ex-boss of the Blues. However, they will be looking forward to winning the game as they need points desperately.