Lampard says Pulisic won’t be playing against Rennes but he will probably be ready to face Tottenham.
will not be ready to play inChelsea’s
match against Rennes but he will be ready by the time they are going to face Tottenham in the
according to the Blues boss
Right nowKai Havertz
are fit to play and Lampard is happy about that but he says that Pulisic will travel with the team as he recovers from his hamstring injury.
“Kai and Thiago both travel and they are fit for selection,” Lampard told reporters when asked for a fitness update.
“Christian stays back and doesn’t travel but the good news is that he has had aggression in the last week.
“The reason he has stayed back is to get some physical work in so hopefully that will have him ready for selection come the weekend and onwards.”
Pulisic’s absence helpsMount
get more playing time.
As the critics talk, Mount works and he has been changing people’s Ideas about himself.
“For me, my standard is always going into the next season wanting to be better and achieve more,” Mount said when quizzed on the challenges he faces.
“I have done that throughout my whole career.
“There are world-class players coming into the club and the team and I have said before the boys know what we can achieve. It is brilliant to have that competition in the group.
“I always want to push myself to get better and better and set new goals and achieve more. That is the type of person I am and it’s great to have world-class players and competition in the group.”