Chelsea: Fofana, from laughter to tears

The most expensive rookie from Chelsea’s last transfer window, Wesley Fofana will be spending time in the infirmary. Having made his debut against Milan (3-0) in the Champions League on Wednesday, the French central defender seriously injured his knee.

Wesley Fofana will be repaired this Thursday for his injury.

Death of Elizabeth II, international truce … England and the Premier League did not experience a month of September like the others. With these events, Chelsea, like other English clubs, have remained out of sight.

So also Wesley Fofana (21), who also had to deal with a change of coach after a few days at Stamford Bridge, since Graham Potter replaced Thomas Tuchel.

A goal and an injury

While the seats should be even more expensive with the English coach, who unlike his German predecessor, prefers a two-center defense, the French, starting for the fourth time in five games against Milan (3-0), Wednesday in the Champions League. League, he pitched his perfectly. Lurking after an escape from a corner, the trained Saint-Etienne player took advantage of the apathy of the Lombard rearguard to free the Azzurri fans.

A meaningful joy … before sadness. With a harmless action, the Bleuet sat down on the lawn. No contact but the race was interrupted due to a bad sensation in the right knee. An unexpected injury 12 minutes from the goal that forced him to leave, to the applause of the London public, but above all in tears. Fofana, who has already missed seven months of competition last season, due to a problem with the prone of his left leg, did you understand immediately?

Potter was worried about Fofana

For the moment the player has signed Leicester for 80.4 million euros, has left the London fence on crutches, does not know the duration of his unavailability. His coach showed his concern at the end of the match. We still don’t know the severity, it’s the only disappointing thing about the eveningrecognized the new Chelsea manager at a press conference.

We have to wait for a scan and cross our fingers. I wouldn’t like to speculate on this now, but we’re worried and we just have to wait for Thursday, get it scanned and hope for the best., He added. Even if he has not been called up by Didier Deschamps for the last meeting of the French team, Fofana may have seen the 2022 World Cup definitely take off in Qatar …

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