As per a report from the Night Commonplace, Chelsea defender Gary Cahill might be set for a recall to the membership’s squad, on the again of the damage picked up by Antonio Rudiger versus Liverpool.
Liverpool 2-Zero Chelsea
Maurizio Sarri’s males travelled to Anfield yesterday night, for a crunch Premier League conflict.
The matchup marked an important one within the race for each the English top-flight title, and a spot within the top-Four.
And, when the 90 minutes have been stated and carried out on Merseyside, it was hosts Liverpool who emerged victorious.
Following a back-and-forth opening 45 minutes, throughout which there was little to separate the perimeters, the Reds emerged for the second-half with renewed vigour, resulting in Sadio Mane opening the sport’s scoring with 51 minutes on the clock, after getting on the top of Jordan Henderson’s dinked cross to the back-post.
And Mohamed Salah rounded out the fixture’s scoring simply 2 minutes later, courtesy of a shocking drive from 25 yards, which left Chelsea shot-stopper Kepa completely helpless.
Suppose it’s honest to say Jurgen Klopp is buzzing with that end result.
— Sky Sports activities Premier League (@SkySportsPL) April 14, 2019
And, on a night the place their hopes of securing Champions League soccer for subsequent season took a significant hit, Chelsea have been additionally dealt a blow on the injury-front versus Liverpool.
The participant to have picked up the issue was defender Antonio Rudiger.
German worldwide Rudiger was pressured off late within the first-half, after selecting up what gave the impression to be a knee damage.
— Simon Johnson (@sjstandardsport) April 14, 2019
Scans are set to be held as we speak to find out the severity of the Blues’ stopper’s drawback, although Rudiger seems to be sure to overlook Chelsea’s subsequent outing, when the Londoners welcome Slavia Prague to Stamford Bridge on Thursday for the 2nd-leg of their Europa League quarter-final tie.
And the previous Roma man’s absence seems to be set to open the door for a long-time outcast on the membership.
As per the aforementioned report from the Night Commonplace, Gary Cahill is about to be handed a call-up to Chelsea’s squad to face Slavia Prague.
The Blues’ captain has managed simply 7 appearances this season, the final of which got here in November.
Gary Cahill on standby with injured Antonio Rudiger set to overlook Prague journey
— Commonplace Sport (@standardsport) April 15, 2019