Chelsea are set to open there Champions league title defence. These night when they take on Russian side Zenit at the Bridge. The blues started the premier league well enough.
As they sit joint top of the Premier league table. With Manchester United and Liverpool both with ten points. Meanwhile the blues will miss the services of Pulisic.
Who made a return to the UK after picking ankle injury. While representing USA in the September international break.
While James, Kovacic, Jorginho and Alonso take up the midfield four positions. And of course Mount and Ziyech support. The lone striker Belgium International Lukaku.
Werner still not trusted enough to start ahead of Lukaku. And he continues to wait for his opportunity. While the big talking point is of course. Frenchman Kante missing in the starting eleven.
Next for Chelsea domestically is a tough fixture against Tottenham. With the London based club having lost. In there previous fixture against Crystal Palace. Definitely they will be desperate to get back into winning ways.
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