Kovacic leaves Chelsea against Real Madrid and Rudiger will play with a mask

Matthew Kovacic He will not play this Wednesday, May 5, against Real Madrid in the second leg of the Champions League semi-finals, according to the Daily Mail, which explains that Rudiger tHe has serious options to play with a mask against Madrid. The defender trained with face protection on Sunday.

“We are absolutely in the place and the situation where you want to get to a crucial game like this. Unfortunately we miss Kova and we have some doubts with Toni“, He said Tuchel after beating Fulham. The Chelsea manager added that “I am very happy to reach the semi-final with this group. We feel ready for a great fight and I’m pretty sure we need a great performance and that Real Madrid will make it difficult for us ”.

Tuchel was asked about the possible presence of Sergio Ramos and if it conditions when playing with a nine or without it. “Maybe not play with any striker and that Bouquets have nothing to fight against. That could also be a solution. I still have not decided. Let’s wait to see if he’s fit, when he’s fit, “he said, adding that” it’s another challenge because he’s the leader of the group and the guy who’s going to give many solutions to any question that hopefully we ask them. We are going to wait to see who is in good shape and in good shape and how we play and where we try to hurt them. We don’t know if they play with five or four. Many questions, but we need the answers, not now. It is enough that we have them on Wednesday ”.