The ahead on Wednesday joined from Atletico Madrid on mortgage for the rest of the season, and has educated together with his new team-mates at Cobham.
With Christian Pulisic out for a “couple of months” and Raheem Sterling no nearer to returning, the out-of-form summer season addition ought to companion Kai Havertz in assault.
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Ruben Loftus-Cheek is in coaching however nonetheless not match sufficient to play after his ankle damage, whereas Ben Chilwell is slowly edging nearer to a return from his hamstring challenge.
Chelsea additionally stay with out N’Golo Kante, Edouard Mendy, Reece James, Wesley Fofana and Armando Broja with a complete of 10 gamers out of their west London derby match.
James is again out operating on grass and Kante is doing particular person coaching however they don’t seem to be anticipated again this week with no exact timeframe given for his or her respective recoveries.
Nevertheless, Aubameyang returned from a again damage that stored him out of the 4-0 FA Cup third-round defeat to Manchester Metropolis on Sunday.
The Blues decide an skilled facet this night after profitable simply certainly one of their final eight Premier League matches. The Blues are in tenth, 10 factors off the highest 4 locations to qualify for the Champions League and three factors behind their west London rivals within the Premier League desk.
Predicted Chelsea XI (4-3-3): Kepa; Azpilicueta, Thiago Silva, Koulibaly, Chalobah; Kovacic, Jorginho, Mount; Corridor, Felix, Havertz.
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