Ahead of Chelsea’s first Premier League game of the season against Brighton on Monday, two Chelsea players are have been confirmed to miss the game at the Amex Stadium.
According to The Athletic via Tribal Football, new Chelsea signings Hakim Ziyech and Ben Chilwell will miss the game against Brighton on Monday due to injury.
Ziyech twisted his knee during Chelsea’s friendly against Brighton 11 days ago, which forced him off in the 54th minute at the Amex Stadium.
Chilwell is still struggling with a heel injury after signing from Leicester – he has been working his way back to full fitness after picking up the problem against Crystal Palace on July 4.
However, Chelsea fans will get to see new signings Timo Werner and Kai Havertz against Brighton on Monday.