Chelsea could have even more ramifications from the crushing defeat to Liverpool as the extent of Antonio Rudiger’s injury is not yet clear.
The German continued playing despite limping off due to an accidental coming together near the half an hour mark but eventually had to be replaced by Andreas Christensen on the stroke of half time.
There was some respite for the Blues as Rudiger did reappear from the tunnel after an initial assessment and took his place on the bench.
When questioned regarding his well being by Evening Standard’s Simon Johnson, he replied:
— Simon Johnson (@sjstandardsport) April 14, 2019