Chelsea will not be able to count on Kovacic in the second leg against Real Madrid

Horvath is still in the infirmary.

Chelsea midfielder Mateo Kovacic is struggling to recover for his second Champions League semi-final against Real Madrid. This was announced by the head coach of the blue Thomas Tuchel.

“Unfortunately, Kovacic will not be available. As for Rüdiger, he will play in a protective mask ”, – quotes Tuchelya press service of the London club.

The Chelsea – Real Madrid match will take place on May 5 at Stamford Bridge Stadium (22:00 Moscow time). Let us remind you that the first match between the teams ended in a draw – 1: 1.