Hello and welcome to the football news update for the evening. Following their Carabao Cup victory over Newcastle United, the Red Devils will face West Ham in the FA Cup quarter finals at Old Trafford tomorrow.
However, after being defeated by Tottenham Hotspur in their previous EPL match, the blues, i.e. Chelsea, have received the following disappointing news.
According to reports, Brazilian international and Chelsea defender Thiago Silva sustained a knee injury, and after further examination and scanning, it was determined that Thiago’s knee ligaments were damaged.
When Chelsea was playing Tottenham, the player was replaced just before halftime.
Good news this afternoon as Chelsea duo report at Cobham training camp
The Blues are currently tenth in the EPL table, so their chances of qualifying for UCL are slim.