Before to Tuesday night’s second leg match at Stamford Bridge against Borussia Dortmund in the UEFA Champions League quarterfinals, Chelsea has received a triple injury boost.
Reece James, N’Golo Kante, and Christian Pulisic, among others, all participated in full training on Monday morning in preparation for the Dortmund match, according to Chelsea, which was confirmed on Monday.
Remember that the trio was not present for Chelea’s Saturday victory over Leeds United in the Premier League.
This was confirmed by the west London club in a statement posted on its website.
The statement read in part, “Reece James, N’Golo Kante and Christian Pulisic were all out on the training pitch on Monday ahead of Chelsea’s huge Champions League tie with Borussia Dortmund.
“The Chelsea trio were all absent from the weekend’s team against Leeds United, with James a late omission from the squad due to a tight hamstring.
“Reece took part in full training out on the grass, alongside team-mates Pulisic and Kante who have been out with hamstring injuries too.”
Chelsea had lost 1-0 against Dortmund in the first leg in Germany.