Frank Lampard has confirmed that he is not certain when N’Golo Kante will be in a position to play for Chelsea once again right after the Frenchman picked up a different injury.

Kante has currently missed a quantity of games for the Blues this term, one thing that has been down to his inability to keep clear of injuries.

The French international is also set to miss his side’s trip to Burnley this weekend, as confirmed by Lampard himself by way of the Metro.

Amidst this news, the Chelsea boss has confirmed that the club can not name an precise date as to when Kante will return from injury.

As per the Sun, when speaking about Kante, Lampard stated “So, I consider that possibly he is suffering from that significant injury and a small fall out from that. I consider now it is time to take a little step back just to get his fitness up and be confident that we will not have a domino impact with little injuries. So, there’s no actual time frame.”

These words will certainly prove to be a bit of a be concerned for Chelsea fans, as it appears like Kante could be out for some time.

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Chelsea do not know when Kante will return from injury

Kante has been a crucial member of Chelsea’s initially group squad ever considering the fact that his move to Stamford Bridge from Leicester a couple of years back, hence this news will come as a massive blow for the west London outfit.

Chelsea will be hoping to have Kante back by at least mid-November so he’s out there for the Blues clash away to Man City, even so for now, it appears like they’re going to have to play without the need of the Frenchman for the time getting.