Kante says goodbye to the World Cup After undergoing surgery

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Chelsea midfielder N’Golo Kante has emerged as another player who will miss out on the 2022 World Cup  after undergoing surgery on an injury.

The 31-year-old France international midfielder has been struggling with serious injuries since last season. And a hamstring injury in the latest round has force him to be out for a long time since the beginning of the season. Before finally deciding to choose surgery which would take up to 4 months to heal this injury.

According to a club statement, Kante has met with specialists. And is in talks with Chelsea FC medical team to explore treatment options. and decided to choose surgery. This time And that will cause him to miss the chance to defend the world championship. which he played an important role in helping France win the World Cup four years ago. the UFABET reports

Kante shone in the Blues’ run to win the Champions League in 2020/21, but Chelsea have had to get used to life without the former Leicester man due to persistent injuries over the past year.

Chelsea are eight points behind Premier League leaders Arsenal with a game in hand and need a maximum of three points from their final two group games to reach the last 16 of the Champions League.

Chelsea team-mate Reese James is in the same situation with a knee injury and is likely to miss out on the World Cup starting in mid-November.