Thomas Tuchel Confirms Chelsea Handed Hakim Ziyech & Mateo Kovacic Boost Ahead of Carabao Cup Final vs Liverpool. Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel has confirmed that his side have been handed a boost in regards to the availability of Hakim Ziyech and Mateo Kovacic for Sunday’s Carabao Cup final against Liverpool.
Also, why did Ziyech not play against Liverpool? Ziyech has, however, failed to make the squad for today’s match. And Sky Sports say this is down to an injury, with the former Ajax star limping out of his side’s 2-0 Champions League win over Lille in midweek. Another player who has failed to make the squad is defender Andreas Christensen.
Correspondingly, why is Ziyech not playing? Hakim Ziyech has confirmed he will not be returning to the Moroccan National Team despite being included for pre-selection. The 28-year-old has ruled out playing for his country again after the continued ‘misinformation’ about the winger’s commitment to his country.
As many you asked, why Ziyech is not playing in Carabao Cup? The 28-year-old was withdrawn against LOSC Lille in the Champions League round of 16 clash and missed Sunday’s Carabao Cup final. Speaking to the press ahead of the match, Tuchel confirmed he is ruled out of selection for his side.
Likewise, does Ziyech have injury? He wrote: “Understand Kovacic and Ziyech’s injuries are ‘nothing serious’. They are both fine. Both picked up ‘impact’ injuries. Kovacic got a kick in the back and Ziyech a kick to his achilles.”Chelsea’s Hakim Ziyech has made a shock announcement, revealing that he will not return to Morocco duty as he retires from the national team. The 28-year-old did not travel to Africa Cup of Nations 2021 with his side, instead remaining at Chelsea.
Why is Ziyech retiring?
Asked if he had drawn his last conclusion, the former Ajax star said: “Yes, it’s my final decision. “It’s all clear for me how things are going over there. “It’s all clear for me and I’m focusing on what I’m doing and right now that’s my club.
Why is Hakim Ziyech not in the Morocco squad?
Why does Hakim Ziyech not play for Morocco? Ziyech retired from international duty following a dispute with Morocco head coach Vahid Halilhodzic, who criticised the winger’s attitude and accused him of feigning injury.
Is Ziyech fit for Chelsea?
T homas Tuchel has confirmed Reece James, Hakim Ziyech and Mateo Kovacic are all fit for Sunday’s Carabao Cup Final. Chelsea were handed a boost this week when James returned to training after two months out with a hamstring injury.
What time is kick off Carabao Cup final?
When is the Carabao Cup Final? The 2021/22 Carabao Cup Final will kick off at 4:30pm this Sunday (27th February).
Is Allan Saint-Maximin injury?
Allan Saint-Maximin has missed Newcastle United’s last two Premier League games with a calf injury. Allan Saint-Maximin has confirmed he is “back” as Newcastle United prepare to face Brighton and Hove Albion on Saturday.
Is Mason Mount injured?
Having won the Champions League, the Super Cup and the Club World Cup, Mount is desperate to try to help Chelsea win another trophy. Speaking before the Palace game, Tuchel said: “We will push for the league cup final. “He has injured ligaments in the very first minute of the final unfortunately.
Is Diogo Jota injured?
As Liverpool prepare to take on Chelsea in the Carabao Cup final on Sunday, a report has emerged providing a huge injury update on striker Diogo Jota. Both Jota and Roberto Firmino were injured during the 2-0 Champions League victory against Inter Milan in the San Siro.
Is Barclays Premier League still?
The Barclays Premier League will no longer be called the Barclays Premier League. After next season the Premier League will drop their title sponsor, Barclays.
Is Marcelo retired?
Marcelo will reportedly retire in summer to become an underwear model. Marcelo is nearing the end of his football career, with the Brazilian left-back considering retiring at the end of the 2021/22 season.
Can Hakim Ziyech play for Netherlands?
Netherlands. Born in the Netherlands into a Moroccan family, Ziyech was eligible to play for either Netherlands or Morocco national team at international level.