Senegal were without nine players due to Covid-19, including goalkeeper Edouard Mendy and Kalidou Koulibaly, while for Zimbabwe, Onismor Bhasera, Ishmael Wadi and Knowledge Musona were handed starts. The Lions of Teranga nearly got off to a flying start in the opening seconds when Bouna Sarr slammed a low pass outside the area from Mane narrowly wide of the bottom-corner.
Due to injuries and coronavirus fears, Chelsea football club will be forced to play their weekend encounter without five important players (Andreas Christensen, Edouard Mendy, Reece James, Trevoh Chalobah, and Ben Chilwell). But, without these guys, how will the team's lineup look?
Having replaced Edouard Mendy in goal for the Blues following his departure to represent Senegal in the upcoming African Cup of Nations Tournament, Kepa Arrizabalaga, Chelsea's second-choice goalkeeper, has performed admirably in goal for the club. The former Atletico Madrid goalkeeper has been working hard to prove his doubters wrong in recent weeks, despite the fact that many of the London club's supporters feared he would not be able to live up to the lofty expectations placed on him.
The group of the year is constantly comprised of players that have dominated in their individual situations consistently, which range from goalkeeper to advance. The FTBL has reported the group of the year for 2021. Thomas Tuchel has been named Manager of the Year for his work with the group.
European Team of the Year 2021: R Madrid, Chelsea, Bayern Munich, Man city star all Future: See Them
Goalkeeper Edouard Mendy (Chelsea) became virtually the first-rate Goalkeeper of 2021, Edouard Mendy heroics ended up being an impetus to his aspect Uefa Champions affiliation win recently. The Senegalese certainly overtakes off contest from any semblance of Ederson Moares and Gigi Donnarumma. Central back Marquinhos (PSG)
It was a cool weather at Stamford Bridge when Chelsea welcomed Tottenham Spurs in the Caraboa Cup first leg of the Semi-Final Yesterday night. Chelsea Coach Thomas Tuchel Brings Kepa Arrizalaga on the Goal Post " Following the Upsent of Edouard Mendy due to the Afcon which will on Sunday 09 January 2022.
Chelsea has regained its winning form after two Carabao Cup triumphs against Tottenham and an FA Cup victory over Chesterfield. When the Blues face league leaders Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium, they will be looking to keep the momentum going. In this article, SportsBlitz.ng looks at how Thomas Tuchel may set up his team for today's game.
BREAKING NEWS🇸🇳 The FSF informs that following the mandatory PCR tests done this Saturday 08/01/2020, 48 hours before the official match Senegal vs Zimbabwe, the results of 3 players ( Kalidou Koulibaly, Edouard Mendy and Famara Diedhiou) and a member of the management came back positive.
The African cup of nations will commence this Sunday and many football fans in Africa can’t wait to watch their national teams compete against the top teams in Africa. South Africa couldn’t qualify for the tournament because of poor performances and the South African national team players will have to watch the matches on TV from home.
Chelsea will be hoping to add new players this colder time of year to shed a portion of their beginning setup. Benjamin Chilwell, Edouard Mendy, and Saul Niguez should be supplanted soon. Ben Chilwell needs another person in the wake of being harmed during a case.
After Playing Against Each Other Both Edouard Mendy And Sadio Mane Went To Airport To Fly To Afcon .
Both Edouard Mendy And Sadio Mane played against each other in the English Premier League match Encounter between Chelsea and Liverpool Yesterday afternoon. However both players were on starting lineup for their respective teams. Meanwhile on the other Liverpool Scored 2 quick goals in the first 30 minutes of the match, Thanks to goals from Senegalese international Sadio Mane and Egyptian International Mohamed Salah.
The Lions of Teranga continued their preparations for Monday's Group B match against Zimbabwe at Bafoussam. Liverpool winger Sadio Mane and Chelsea goalkeeper Edouard Mendy are key members of the Senegalese national team, which is favored to win the 2021 AFCON. The Senegalese Football Federation announced Saturday that Mendy, captain Kalidou Koulibaly, and striker Famara Diedhiou had all passed the 48-hour pre-tournament exams.
Chelsea goalkeeper Edouard Mendy could miss Senegal's initial round of the Africa Cup of Nations against Zimbabwe after he was among another gathering of players to test positive for Covid-19. Mendy, commander Kalidou Koulibaly and forward Famara Diedhiou returned positive outcomes Saturday during required tests 48 hours in front of their competition opener, the Senegalese Football Federation said.
Chelsea organized an exhilarating fightback from two objectives down to safeguard a 2-2 draw against Liverpool regardless of the shortfall of the banished Romelu Lukaku, while Everton collided with a 3-2 loss against Brighton as tension built on Rafael Benitez on Sunday. Thomas Tuchel's side were at risk for being blown away later Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah got in the beginning phases at Stamford Bridge.
Senegal have been managed a monstrous blow as goalkeeper Edouard Mendy, protector Kalidou Koulibaly and striker Famara Diedhiou have tried positive for Covid-19, a day prior to the Lions of Teranga's initial Group B Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) opener against Zimbabwe in Cameroon. The 2019 Afcon finalists will take on the Warriors on Monday evening (15:00) at Kouekong Stadium in Bafoussam.
Chelsea goalkeeper Edouard Mendy has attempted positive for Covid-19 not long before Senegal's Africa Cup of Nations opener with Zimbabwe. The Lions of Teranga get going their AFCON campaign on Monday yet will be without their star goalkeeper. Mendy transforms into the latest Senegal player to test positive for Covid after boss Kalidou Koulibaly and forward Famara Diedhiou both returned positive results recently.
Edouard Mendy has been in excellent form for Chelsea since joining them from Olympic Marseille at the end of the previous season. Last season, he was a member of the Chelsea squad that won the UEFA Champions League and the FA Cup, among other things. He is one of the top three goalkeepers in the league this season in terms of clean sheets, with nine.
Chelsea fc continues their struggle in the English Premier League last night they were outplayed by their visitors at the Stafford Bridge. The game concluded 1-1, with Brighton scoring a late equalizer to deny Chelsea a victory. It was a well-deserved goal for Brighton, who had performed far better than Chelsea.
DAKAR, Senegal - Winger Ismaila Sarr got together with the Senegal crew for the Africa Cup of Nations on Tuesday following a column about his determination with his English Premier League club Watford. The Senegalese football organization (FSF) said 23-year-old Sarr "had taken an Air France departure from London at 11.30am and will show up in Dakar in the evening".
Pitso Mosimane has received another special honour to cap off an impressive 2021. The Al Ahly coach was named as coach for the CAF Men’s Team of the Year by the International Federation of Football History and Statistics (IFFHS). The IFFHS announced Africa’s finest XI, including just one player plying his trade on the continent, namely Ali Maaloul.