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UCL: Chelsea’s Squad For The Champions League, Team News, Injury Update

The Champions League group stage will commence on the 14th of this month and Chelsea is preparing strongly to defend the cup as the defending champions. Chelsea has released their full squad dept for the UCL competition this year.

Chelsea officially registered four goalkeepers for the 2021-22 champions league;

Arrizabalaga Kepa (1)

Eduardo Mendy (16)

Marcus Bettinelli (13)

Lucas Bergstrom (36)

It's unfortunate, Chelsea's boss Thamos Tuchel will still use Eduardo Mendy as his number one goalkeeper and Arrizabalaga kepa, Marcus Bettinelli and Lucas Bergstrom as substitutes during each game.

Currently, none of the goalkeepers is injured or infected by Covid19.


Thamos Tuchel registered 9 strong defenders which include;

Antonio Rudiger (2)

Marcus Alonso (3)

Andreas Christensen (4)

Thiago Silver (6)

Trevor Chalobah (16)

Ben Chilwell (21)

Reece James (24)

Céser Azpilicueta (28)

Malang Sarr (31)


Midfielders;

Jorginho (5)

N'golo Kanté (7)

Mateo Kovacic (8)

Christian Pulisic (10)

Saul Niguez (17)

Ross Barkley (18)

Mason Mount (19)

Callum Hudson Odoi (20)

Hakim Ziyech (22)

Kai Havertz (29)

Lewis Baker (32)

Harvey Vale (68)


Strikers;


Timo Werner (11)

Romelu Lukaku (9)

Ruben Loftus-cheek (12)


Ross Barkley has been given the number 18 shirt, Malang Sarr number 31 & Lewis Baker number 32.

They have been included in Chelsea’s Champions League squad.

Lucas Bergström and Harvey Vale are also included as List B players.


Meanwhile, Xavier Mbuyamba was involved in 1st team training on Thursday; 1st time since joining Chelsea.

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