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Mount, Lukaku, Havertz, Werner, Kovacic, Pulisic – Latest Chelsea Injury Updates Ahead Of Leicester Clash

Thomas Tuchel’s & co. will trip to East Midlands region to take on Brendan Rodgers’s Leicester at King Power Stadium on Saturday afternoon.

The Blues will be aiming of return to winning ways and consolidate their position on league standings when face the Foxes in the Premier League this weekend.

Before the break, the Blues ended their clash against Burnely in a disappointing results, as they ended the matches with a 1-1 draw at Stamford Bridge.

But despite the result, Thomas Tuchel’s men still remains top on league standings with 26 points, followed Manchester City with 23 points after 11 matches.

The Blues focus now switch to mouthwatering clash against Leicester, who defeat Thomas Tuchel’s men in FA Cup final last season.

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And ahead of crucial clash against the Foxes, Thomas Tuchel has a number of fitness concerns to contend with still and sportarena is here to run you through the latest.

Kai Havertz

Kai Havertz, who has been deployed as a false nine during the absence of Romelu Lukaku, struggling with a thigh problem in recent weeks.

But the German star made returned to action Armenia, and was netted a fantastic goal during this clash. The Blues attacking midfielder could available for selection against Leicester City this weekend.

Romelu Lukaku

The powerful frontman has missed Chelsea’s last five matches in all competitions but it appears he may not be far away from a return to work.

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On Monday afternoon, the Belgian star shared a picture of himself back in training, but he likely to miss this weekend’s clash against Leicester City.

Mason Mount

The Englishman, who suffered pain from infected wisdom teeth, draw from the England camp, and missed the Three Lions last two World Cup qualifying match.

However, the playmaker made returned to Cobham, trained with the rest of Thomas Tuchel’s squad in recent days, and there’s possiblity for him to feature against Leicester City this weekend.

Christian Pulisic

The USA skipper who struggled in term of match fitness after recovering from his injury problem two weeks ago, is expected to make big impact when Chelsea face Leicester this weekend.

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The 22-year-old attacking midfielder, who netted a fantastic goal in USA 2-1 win over Mexico in the World Cup qualifying match last weekend, appeared to be gain his fitness ahead of return to Stamford Bridge this week.

Timo Werner and Mateo Kovacic

Timo Werner and Mateo Kovacic could miss this weekend’s clash against Leicester as pair continue recovering from their injuries problem.

Werner limped off the pitch in the home match with Malmo with what appeared to be a hamstring injury and is yet to return while Kovacic picked up a knock in training ahead of the Newcastle match.

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