N’Golo Kante overcomes injury

Graham Potter has confirmed N’Golo Kante may be named in the Chelsea squad to face Everton on Saturday.

Kante has been missing for nearly eight months with a hamstring injury.

Potter told the press: “[He has a] chance of being in the squad, it’s the first time [since he’s took over] so it’s fantastic.”

“Managers before me have spoken very highly of N’Golo because he’s a top, top player. He’s been a huge miss for us. Great for us for him to be back. We have to be mindful. We have to take the steps to get him back up to speed.”

Potter did confirmed he will be missing four players for the match, with Raheem Sterling, Mason Mount, Thiago Silva and Cesar Azpilicueta.

Inside Injuries are pleased to confirm Kante with a peak HPF of 97%, an IRC of 1.23% and a Health Score of 10. We feel he has fully recovered from his hamstring injury and will play some part in this weeks match.

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