Manchester City’s fourfold dream has been stifled by Chelsea. Much more concerning could be the injury to Kevin De Bruyne.
Chelsea will be once again at Wembley Stadium one month from now for the FA Cup last after a 1-0 triumph over City was secured by Hakim Ziyech on Saturday.
Kick Guardiola will return even sooner next Sunday with City for the League Cup last yet with questions about whether De Bruyne will be fit to confront Tottenham.
The powerful Belgian playmaker tottered off with a clear lower leg injury similarly as City is entering a crunch time of the period.
A 11-point Premier League lead makes gathering that prize a close conviction yet there is additionally a first Champions League elimination round with City for Guardiola against Paris Saint-Germain in what stays the need title for the club.
While Guardiola has been in control very nearly five years at City, Thomas Tuchel has just been at Chelsea three months.
Subsequent to getting the pieces following the shooting of Frank Lampard, the German currently has a shot at a prize in the FA Cup last against Leicester or Southampton one month from now. What’s more, similar to City, Chelsea stays in Champions League dispute with Real Madrid anticipating in the last four.
The presentation against City will offer Tuchel consolation of flatware. While Timo Werner battles for objectives, helps are to a lesser degree an issue — with his twelfth of his first season at Chelsea setting up Ziyech for the short proximity finish in the 55th moment.
There were no Chelsea fans to observe the objective face to face. However, they ought to be permitted once again into Wembley for the May 15 last as Covid limitations are facilitated.