Chelsea have suffered huge injury blow after midfielder Mateo Kovacic joined the Blues growing injury list after missing training along with Kepa and Kalidou Koulibaly. The trio are expected to miss the upcoming UEFA Champions League match against Dinamo Zagreb at Stamford Bridge. Kovacic is managing an ongoing knee issue and Kepa was substituted at half time with a foot injury during their 4-1 demolition at Amex Stadium by Brighton. Koulibaly resumed training today hence is in contention for their upcoming EPL clash against Arsenal and Carabao Cup tie against Man City while Chukwuemeka trained alone. Ngolo Kante, Reece James and Wesley Fofana remain long term absentees hence Potter recalled Lewis Hall, Zak Sturge, Eddie Beach and Dion Rankine from the academy to train with with the firs team.
Chelsea last 4 November Matches ahead of the World Cup will see Graham Potter boys take on Dinamo Zagreb in UCL, Arsenal in Premier League, Manchester City in Carabao Cup and Newcastle United in Premier League.