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Lukaku, Kovacic out of Leicester game

London [UK]: Forward Romelu Lukaku will not feature in Chelsea’s Premier League trip to Leicester on Saturday, head coach Thomas Tuchel confirmed.It’s been almost a month since the Chelsea striker injured his ankle during a Champions League game against Malmo, in what was his 11th appearance of the season after re-joining the club in the summer. When asked about the availability of Romelu Lukaku, Timo Werner, and Mateo Kovacic, who were all missing prior to the pause for international football, Tuchel in a post-match press conference on Friday as per Chelsea’s official website said: “I can tell you Mateo and Romelu are out for the game in Leicester. Romelu is very close to team training, hopefully, he will join the squad on Sunday. Let’s see how this works out. He is pushing hard and trying to come back as soon as possible. We will…

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