By Danny Gallagher For Mailonline
Published: 12:59 BST, 1 October 2019 | Updated: 13:09 BST, 1 October 2019
Chelsea boss Frank Lampard has been handed a boost after driving midfield force N'Golo Kante returned to full first-team training after missing the recent clash with Brighton.
The Frenchman has been absent due to a series of injuries, starting the campaign with a lingering ankle issue before pulling his hamstring.
But Kante was back in training and looking in high spirits on Tuesday, as Chelsea prepare to return to European action against Lille on Wednesday.
An upbeat N'Golo Kante has handed Chelsea a boost after returning to first team training
The Frenchman got stuck into the action with his team-mates ahead of European duty