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8 Chelsea's First Eleven Player That Might Miss Aston Villa Match On Wednesday Night

Chelsea will be hosting Aston Villa In the Carabao cup 3rd round match on Wednesday night at Stamford Bridge. It will be an entertaining match to watch as Aston Villa will be hoping to revenge the 3-0 lost in the English premier league.

Thomas Tuchel in his press conference on Tuesday afternoon hinted on some changes he will be making against Villa. According to reports, two Chelsea players are currently out of the team that will be playing on Wednesday.

Thomas Tuchel confirmed that Edouard Mendy and Pulisic will not feature in the match because of the Injury they sustained.

Let's take a look at 8 Chelsea first team players that will not be starting against Aston Villa.

Edouard Mendy

The Senegalese international have been confirmed Injury by Thomas Tuchel and will be missing the EFL match against Villa. Mendy have been impressive for Chelsea this season with 4 clean sheets 4 clean sheets in 6 games.

The UEFA best goal keeper award winner will be hoping to return back to action this weekend against Manchester City.

Cristian Pulisic

The highly rated player have been confirmed Injured and according to reports, he will not be available for Aston Villa match.

Pulisic have not recovered fully and will not be in action on Wednesday night football.

Thiago Silva

The Brazilian International was impressive for Chelsea against Tottenham Hotspurs on Sunday. Silva might be rested in other to recover fully for Manchester City and next week UCL match.


Chelsea captain Azpilicueta might not be making the first eleven list that will be facing Villa. The Spanish International was impressive against Tottenham Hotspurs and with his age, he might be rested in other to be fully fit for Manchester City match this weekend.

Marcos Alonso

Alonso is another player who have been actively involved in all Chelsea's games this season. The Spanish International is one of the best player for Chelsea this season and might not be playing against Villa.

Ngolo Kante

Kante will definitely be rested in other t recover fully for Manchester City game over the weekend. The French international was impressive for the blues in the 3-0 victory against Tottenham Hotspurs on Sunday.

Romelu Lukaku

Chelsea star Romelu Lukaku have been impressive for Chelsea this season. The Belgian international have scored 4 goals in 5 matches for Chelsea in all competition.

Lukaku will be making way for Timo Werner who have not started any league match this season.

Mason Mount

Mount was Substituted during half time against Tottenham Hotspurs because of his low input in the game. The England International showed sign if tiredness and might not feature against Villa on Wednesday night.

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