Welcome to Monday football news roundup as Chelsea manager, Thomas Tuchel has confirmed double blow ahead of their Champions League opener against Zenit on Tuesday.
Juventus star Federico Chiesa trained apart from the squad at the beginning of the morning training session at Continassa, so he remains in doubt for tomorrow’s Champions League match with Malmoe.👉🏼Football ItaliaCesar Azpilicueta is the player who will join Thomas Tuchel to speak to the media at 1:30pm GMT, ahead of Chelsea’s match against Zenit Saint Petersburg.
BREAKING: The 2020/21 Club World Cup could be held in South Africa in the month of December.
👉🏼The TelegraphGareth Bale could miss Real Madrid Champions League game against Inter Milan on Wednesday night. Bale suffers a serious hamstring injury, he will be out for long period.
Barcelona have announced that forward Martin Braithwaite is set to undergo knee surgery and faces a lengthy spell on the sidelines.
Bad news for Chelsea fans
Thomas Tuchel has confirmed that both N’Golo Kante and Christian Pulisic will miss Chelsea’s Champions League opener against Zenit Saint Petersburg.
👉🏼90minCarlo Ancelotti has confirmed that Marcelo and Ferland Mendy will miss Inter Milan trip due to injury.