Sevilla defender Jules Cunde is set to undergo surgery on a hamstring injury.
The 23-year-old is said to be a transfer target for Chelsea, who failed to complete the transfer 12 months ago, but the injury could make a big difference to the Blues’ plans.
Frenchman Didier Deschamps confirmed that Cunde’s injury was something the team knew before the game, although the extent of the problem was not disclosed after the game.
“I know his physical condition very well today. tomorrow [Tuesday] He will have [surgical] Intervention because it has a problem that has been going on for months, ”Deschamps said.
Les Blauses lost 1-0 to Croatia in their final game of the season.
– French team (@FrenchTeam) June 13, 2022
Kunde, who has played 11 times in France, has established himself as one of the top young defenders in world football and made his mark during the 2019-20 Europa League success at Sevilla.
Cunde’s versatility has made him a regular fixture for the French right-back, mainly used by the club as a center-back.
The defeat to Croatia in the National League defeat to Croatia left them unbeaten in all four of their opening Group A games.