If you thought that things couldn’t get better for Chelsea after the January transfer window, then today’s Chelsea injury news is everything you’ve been dreaming of. Football London has provided an update on the injury front. Graham Potter will be delighted as three key defenders are expected to return to the lineup ahead of the Fulham derby.
For our predictions on how Chelsea will lineup against Fulham, click here.
Let’s see what the papers are saying…
Chelsea injury news – Ben Chilwell expected to return
According to the report, Ben Chilwell is expected to return in time for the Fulham match. After missing a large chunk of the season through injury, Chelsea hope to get him ready for Friday.
Chelsea injury news – Reece James ready for Fulham return
Much to the dismay of every FPL manager ever, Reece James has been plagued with injury this season. According to the Football London report, Chelsea hope to involve Reece James in some capacity against Fulham. Is it time to finally log in to FPL again? Or do I continue to procrastinate? Time will tell…
Chelsea injury news – Trevoh Chalobah will be fine
Fans panicked when Trevoh Chalobah was brought off in the last ten minutes against Liverpool. However, it’s thought to only be cramp. If things are as they look, Chalobah will be fine to play against Fulham.
It will be a difficult fixture for Chelsea. Fulham are above them in the Premier League table currently, however, they’ve suffered two consecutive losses in the Premier League. If Chelsea want to kickstart their fight for top four, which is a huge stretch, then it’s games like this where they need to ensure three points.
This Chelsea injury news is great for Graham Potter, as he hopes to field his strongest possible lineup.
How do you think the Blues will lineup for this match?