Chelsea will take on Juventus on Wednesday as they look to regain their winning mentality after a disappointing performance against Manchester City last week.Against Manchester City on Saturday, the Blues produced one of their worst performance ever under Thomas Tuchel. However a win against Juventus would would help them get over the loss.
However, Thomas Tuchel would be tasked with producing a formidable lineup, knowing fully well that few of his key players are yet to recover from their injury. Here are list of Chelsea players likely to miss Wednesday clash due to injury;
1. Christian PulisicChristian Pulisic missed Chelsea’s match on Saturday due to an ankle problem he sustained while representing the United States during the international break, and he is still a doubt for this match.
2. Reece James
3 Chelsea Players Who Could Be Benched;
1. Mason Mount
Mason Mount was ruled out of the Man City match due to a knock he sustained in the EFL Cup against Villa, but the England international is expected to return for this match. Based on his recent form, he could be starting from the bench against Juventus.Photo Credit: Google
2. Timo Werner
His poor performance against Manchester city on Saturday could see dropped. Photo Credit: Google
3. Marcus Alonso
Following his poor performance against a fast Manchester City side, the Chelsea wing-back could be benched. Juventus’ style of play is similar to Manchester City’s, and seeing how he performed on Saturday, he could be benched.
Chelsea will be hoping to move onto six points in Group H after defeating Zenit St Petersburg 1-0 at home on September 14.