Pulisic among nine first team players to miss Tottenham vs Chelsea London derby

Chelsea and Tottenham will face each other on Sunday on matchday 5 of the Premier League. This will be the 4th London derby of the season. Chelsea currently has 10 points while Spurs has 9 points from 4 games.With Kante back in training and James returning from suspension, the only Chelsea player who is not available for the game is Pulisic. Tottenham could however be without 8th of their first-team players for the game on Sunday.

Spurs were in action on Thursday for their opening conference league game. Two of the players that started the game , Lucas Moura and Bergwijn limped out of the match. Their availability on Sunday is a doubt.

In the same vein, Son and Eric Dier are still recovering for their injuries. Son got injured during the International break while Dier was substituted against Crystal Palace last weekend after getting injured. Another player who will not play is Tanganga who was sent off in the game against Palace.The other three players who are not likely to feature on Sunday are Christain RomeroDavinson Sanchez and Lo Celso. All three players are currently training together in Croatia after returning from their international break. Tottenham decided they should stop at Croatia and quarantine themselves before coming to England. They will return to the club on Saturday evening.

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