Chelsea train in London before flying to Madrid

The Chelsea he trained this morning in his sports city of Cobham before flying to the Spanish capital to face Real Madrid in the first leg of the Champions League semifinals.

Thomas tuchel led the last team session before the clash with all available players except for Matthew Kovacic. The Croatian has suffered from a muscle problem for a few days and could not be in the 1-0 win against West Ham United at the weekend.

He is expected to be back for the next Premier League game and to be able to play the second leg at Stamford Bridge.

Tuchel yes he could count on Thiago silva, who played against West Ham, and with Tammy Abraham. The English forward dressed again this weekend after more than two months away from the pitch.

To make up for the absence of Kovacic, Tuchel used the young man in training Billy gilmour, who has lost presence in the team since he left Frank Lampard. He was also present Faustino Anjorin, 19-year-old English midfielder who could do the work of Kovacic.

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