Chelsea boss Frank Lampard could be without as many as four players in Sunday’s Premier League clash against Liverpool at Stamford Bridge.
New signing Hakim Ziyech remains absent with a knee injury, alongside Christian Pulisic, who suffered a setback in training after returning from a hamstring injury.
Chelsea midfielder Billy Gilmour remains a long-term absentee, while the match may come too early for Ben Chilwell, who is continuing in hs recovery from a foot injury.
Timo Werner and Jorginho are expected to be fit after suffering with cramp and a deal leg against Brighton respectively.
New Chelsea signing Thiago Silva could be in line for his Chelsea debut, and Lampard will also be boosted by the return of Mateo Kovacic, who is back after serving a suspension against Brighton.