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15 Notable Events That Happened At Chelsea Since N'Golo Kante Last Played A Game In August Last Year

Earlier this week, Chelsea Veteran Midfielder N'Golo Kante returned to training after over 6 Months of absence. The last time that the world Cup Winner played for Chelsea was against Tottenham Hotspur in a Premier League game at Stamford Bridge. He left the pitch before the end of that game over an Injury concern.

Between August 2022 and February 2023 that N'Golo Kante was recovering from his injury, a lot of events have happened at Chelsea and the Fans of the West London club have gone through so much emotions.

We'll take a look at some of the events that shaped Chelsea's 2022/23 Season during the lengthy absent of N'Golo Kante.

1. Chelsea Fired Thomas Tuchel

Perhaps, this was the beginning of Chelsea's struggles this season. The West London club fired the German Gaffer after his 7th game this season.

2. Chelsea Appointed Graham Potter

The Englishman was recruited from Brighton and Hove Albion to take over from Thomas Tuchel.

3. Chelsea Reached The UCL Knockout rounds

Chelsea lost their first game of the UCL this season against Dinamo Zagreb in Croatia but Graham Potter made sure that they reached the Knockout rounds.

4. Chelsea Crashed Out Of The EFL Cup

Manchester City was responsible for the early elimination of Chelsea from the EFL Cup in November last year.

5. Chelsea Crashed Out Of The FA Cup

Manchester City eliminated the West London club from the FA Cup in January.

6. Reece James Signed A New Contract, becoming the most paid Defender in Chelsea history.

7. Chelsea Signed Joao Felix.

8. Chelsea Signed Enzo Fernandez.

9. Chelsea broke their personal and British record fee.

10. Chelsea Hijacked Mykhaylo Mudryk From Arsenal.

11. Chelsea Signed Benoit Badiashile.

12. Kalidou Koulibaly Lost His Place To Badiashile In The Team.

13. Chelsea dropped to the 10th position on the Premier league table.

14. Jorginho left West London for North London to join Arsenal in the race for the Premier league title.

15. Graham Potter almost got Fired as Chelsea Fans revolt against him after a run of poor performance.

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