French international midfielder N’Golo Kante has resumed training with his team, Chelsea, leaders of the English Premier League, after the end of his period of isolation and his recovery from the Corona virus, according to what has been announced Friday the London club. .
The 2018 world champion missed Chelsea’s two matches against Juventus in the Champions League and Southampton in the Premier League, and was also absent from the squad of the France squad, which reached the European League final on Thursday. of the Nations after turning their 0-2 loss to Belgium into a fatal 3-2 semi-final victory on Sunday, to face Spain in the title match.
German Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel will be able to count on Kante in the London club’s next game against Brentford on the 16th of this month.
The 30-year-old had just returned from an ankle injury before testing positive for Corona, which led him to stay away from last season’s Champions League champion again.
Chelsea said in a statement: “N’Golo Kante has resumed training after the end of the isolation period he entered due to Covid-19. The French midfielder has tested positive for Covid before our Champions League game at Juventus. But after he finished his period of self-isolation, he’s now been on fire. ” green to get back to work.
Chelsea said “Kante was training away from the squad as he worked on his fitness … with the aim of getting him back (into the squad) after the break for international matches.”