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DOR VS CHE: 4 Chelsea Stars Who Have Returned For Wednesday’s UCL Clash & 4 Others Who Are Still Out

 

 

DOR VS CHE: 4 Chelsea Stars Who Have Returned For Wednesday’s UCL Clash & 4 Others Who Are Still Out

Chelsea was held to a 1-1 draw by West Ham over the weekend, extending their winless streak in the Premier League to three games. Graham Potter’s team took the lead through Joao Felix, but the Hammers equalized with a goal from Emeron Palmieri.

Meanwhile, the Blues must now concentrate on their return to Champions League action on Wednesday, when they travel to Germany to face Borussia Dortmund. The blues will undoubtedly have a difficult time in this game, but they must give it their all to get a positive outcome before the second meeting.

With that said, this article will take a look at the latest injury news from Stamford Bridge after the Blues ahead of this crucial clash.

* Here are 4 stars who have return to full training ahead of this game;

1. Kalidou Koulibaly

The Chelsea defender trained today after missing the game against West Ham due to illness. He is likely to replace Badiashile, who is not in the UCL Squad.

2. Mateo Kovacic

Kovacic has since returned to training but was left out of the game against West Ham in order for him to recover fully, but given his participation in intensive training today, he will almost certainly play in this game.

3. Denis Zakaria

Zakaria was in training today and is also likely to to be available for this crucial contest.

4. Wesley Fofana

Wesley Fofaba has improved his training by participating fully in today’s session. He is expected to play in this crucial game.

Here are the others who are still out with injury;

1. Edouard Mendy

The Senegalese shot-stopper will not be in the squad that faces Dortmund in Wednesday as he is still recovering from his finger surgery.

2. N’Golo Kante

Kante has returned to light training on his own and is still on his way to recovery. He will not be available for this game.

3. Raheem Sterling

Sterling had a little kick in training on the side of his knee which caused him to miss the game against West Ham. He is a major doubt got Wednesday’s game.

4. Benoit Badiashile

The Chelsea defender who has impressed so far will not be taking part in this game after he was been left out of Champions League squad.

 

 

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