Chelsea players arrived China late last night (local time), as the Blues prepare for a pre-season tour of China and Singapore.
The Chelsea players underwent their first training session in Beijing earlier this morning as our tour of Asia began.
25 players are currently in the Chelsea camp and six players are absent – Eden Hazard (injury), Tiemoue Bakayako (injury), Kurt Zouma (impending loan deal), Antonio Rudiger (extended leave), Diego Costa (impending exit) and Nemanja Matic (impending exit).
See photos of the Chelsea players in training:
According to the official Chelsea website, Conte’s squad will train once again this afternoon as they prepare for Saturday’s friendly against London rivals Arsenal at the Bird’s Nest Stadium.