EPL: Conte provides updates on Thibaut Courtois’ injury ahead of Chelsea clash with Tottenham




Chelsea manager, Antonio Conte has provided updates on goalkeeper, Thibaut Courtois’s injury. Courtois last played for Chelsea in their 3-0 defeat against Barcelona in the Champions League. The goalkeeper was absent from the Blue’s 2-1 FA Cup win at Leicester City last Sunday. Speaking with BBC, Conte said “It will be difficult because Courtois is injured”. He added: “He has a muscular problem”. “And don’t forget Caballero has played every game in his absent and has played very well. I trust him”.

Courtois, who is still struggling with a hamstring injury, may miss out on Belgium’s international friendly game against Saudi Arabia on Tuesday. Chelsea will be hoping Courtois is fit to return to action against Tottenham next weekend.

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