Chelsea coach Thomas Tuchel announced that the American international, Christian Pulisic, the team’s striker, had contracted the new Corona virus, Covid 19.
The American international is expected to miss Arsenal’s London derby of the English Premier League.
said Thomas Tuchel, during the press conference :”The absence of Christian Pulisic? It’s easy to explain, unfortunately,” .
He added, “He obtained a positive test result in the Corona examination, and he will follow the protocol”
He noted, “Hakim Ziyech and N’Golo Kante? They participated in today’s training, and they went through everything without problems, so we need a more intense session with them to make the decision about participation.”
It is noteworthy that Chelsea FC defeated its guest Crystal Palace 3-0 in the opening Premier League.
Arsenal is seeking to win, to compensate for the first loss against the newly promoted Brentford.
While Chelsea wants to continue winning, and compete strongly for the title this season.
While Chelsea signed the Belgian tank Romelu Lukaku, which makes him a strong competitor.
Many are also counting on the strong midfield lead by Kanti and Jorginho, the two candidates for the best in Europe this season.
While some fans in England confirm the eligibility of Jorginho to win the Golden Ball this year.
Because of the great levels he presented, and the titles he won.
In the same context, some Italian newspapers wrote that Jorginho outperforms Lionel Messi and Robert Lewandowski.
In the Ballon d’Or race.