The centre midfielder just handled 34 minutes of France’s 1-0 World Cup credentials win over Bulgaria on Saturday prior to needing to be changed by Adrien Rabiot.
The previous Leicester guy has actually considering that gone back to Chelsea to be examined by the club’s medical personnel and the preliminary diagnosis is not favorable.
Early forecast put Kante’s healing time at 2 to 3 weeks however the Blues worry he might be out for longer, ruling him from the upcoming Premier League video games with Crystal Palace, Watford and Bournemouth.
The 26-year-old likewise looks set to miss out on the 2 Champions League group phase encounters versus Roma.
With summertime finalizing Danny Drinkwater presently sidelined with a calf injury, the Premier League champs will likely opt for Tiemoue Bakayoko and Cesc Fabregas in the centre of midfield for Saturday’s clash versus bottom of the table Palace.
Kante signs up with record-signing Alvaro Morata in the treatment space, the Spaniard having actually suffered a hamstring injury of his own prior to the worldwide break.
Having actually at first been dismissed up until November, Morata wants to be suitabled for next week’s Champions League encounter with Roma.