Chelsea’s harm scenario continues to be some distance from ideal, in spite of problems off the pitch now no longer being reciprocated on it, as evidenced through the Wolves Premier League victory over the weekend.
The Blues are unbeaten with inside the final four, prevailing the preceding 3 on the begin of the Graham Potter technology after a supervisor much less Wolves. Diego Costa succumbed to a dominant pressure with inside the shape of the West Londoners, who now take a seat down fourth with inside the modern-day status heading into Sunday’s fixtures.
Goals from Kai Havertz, Mason Mount and Armando Broja stole the headlines with inside the stop, however tons confusion became brought about pre-in shape through a number of the line-up selections, with seven modifications in overall made.
Potter defined those post-in shape with motives along with harm/health worries and illnesses. With this in mind, football.london brings you all of the harm information after the weekend and beforehand of the huge AC Milan conflict subsequent week with inside the UEFA Champions League.
Thiago Silva, The defender became a wonder absentee from the squad, in spite of now no longer having picked up a major harm in the course of the entire ninety mins he performed midweek in opposition to his former side.
However, Potter defined post-in shape that the 38-year-vintage performed thru that affair with an contamination that had glaringly were given barely worse beforehand of Saturday’s victory.
What Potter said:
“Thiago [Silva] had a heavy bloodless on the begin of the week however performed in opposition to Milan. Two days to get better is honestly quick for him, so we failed to need to take the danger there.
Reece James: The right-again got here on as a second-1/2 of alternative because the Three Lions worldwide became changed withinside the beginning XI through Cesar Azpilicueta, however there has been a positive cause for that, because the supervisor found out post-in shape.
What Potter said:
“Reece James had an injury that wasn’t completely recovered from yesterday, so we desired to offer him a piece of greater time and use him on the again stop of the sport in preference to the begin.