Frank Lampard has confirmed Chelsea will be without N’Golo Kante, when they face Manchester United on Sunday in the semi-finals of the FA Cup.
The Frenchman has not played a lot for Chelsea this season due to injuries, and was recently sidelined again after picking up another injury in their game against Watford.
Lampard had been optimistic Kante would be fit for the final games of the campaign, but confirmed while speaking at a press conference on Friday that the former Leicester City man is will be unavailable for this weekend’s game.
He told reporters: “The squad is okay but N’Golo Kante won’t be fit for the match.”
This update will surely warm the hearts of fans, who are well aware of how much a workaholic the World cup Winner can be in midfield.