Chelsea will play Zenit in the Champions League without a number of top players

Jorginho and N & # 39; Golo Kante will not help Chelsea in the Champions League match against Zenit

London's Chelsea have left out a number of the team's top players ahead of the Champions League group stage match against Zenit. This was announced during a press conference by the mentor of the “aristocrats” Thomas Tuchel, reports the portal “Championship”.

Tuchel said that the Brazilian midfielder Jorginho, the French midfielder N'Golo Kante and Croatian Attacking Midfield Mateo Kovacic. Also, defenders Trevo Chalobah and Ben Chilwell will not be able to play against Zenit.

The final sixth round match will be held on December 8 at the Gazprom Arena stadium. Chelsea secured their playoffs ahead of schedule. Tuchelya's team has 12 scored points.

The second line in the quartet is unattainable for Zenit. Sergei Semak's team will continue their European Cup campaign in the Europa League.

The meeting in London took place on 14 September. Then the hosts won with a minimum score.