Chelsea are paired against Real Madrid in the Semi-final of the UEFA Champions League, which the first leg of the encounter will take place on Tuesday, 27th April, 2021, at Estadio Alfredo De Stefano Arena in Spain.
Federico Valverde only just return from injury some weeks ago to play an important role in the El Clasico, as Real Madrid defeated Catalonia Club, Barcelona 2-1 at Estadio Alfredo De Stefano Arena. As Karim Benzema and Toni Kroos out Lionel Messi’s Barcelona to sword and earn all three points.
Reports have emerge that the Star Midfielder has now tested positive to Covid-19 and will not be able to play a part in the UEFA Champions League Semi-final next week, as he is currently self isolating.
He joins Sergio Ramos as the two players confirmed to miss the game with Former Chelsea Player maker, Eden Hazard, Dani Carvajal and Rapheal Varane all doubt for the match.
Is this really an important boost for Chelsea, who are you giving the nod to secure a place in the UEFA Champions League Final against, either Paris Saint German or Manchester City. What do you think?