Kante Who picked up a hamstring injury on international duty with France earlier this month and was ruled out of action for at least three weeks.
Speaking after Chelsea’s 2-1 win over Everton in the Carabao Cup, Conte revealed Kante was on the verge of a return to first-team action.
He’s progressing well,” Conte said. “I saw him in a good physical condition.
We need to keep calm and find the right moment to put him on the team. Now it will be very easy to tell him to play. We must pay attention and find the best solution.
Chelsea will be without the Kante for their Premier League against AFC Bournemouth.