Chelsea will host Southampton in the fourth round of the Carabao Cup on Tuesday as they seek to advance to the next round. The Blues are currently on a four-match winning streak across all competitions. They have won their last three games, scoring 12 goals and conceding none in the process.
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As regards the 2021-2022 fixtures in all competitions, Chelsea will be clashing against Southampton at Stamford Bridge today, concerning their carabao clash. Of course, the Thomas Tuchel's men are expected to qualify for the next phase of the competition, having seen their level of winning mentality so far after the international break.
Brentford and Chelsea will clash on Saturday afternoon. It has been confirmed that four Chelsea players would not be available for the match. Chelsea general manager Thomas Tuchel revealed in his Friday press conference that Christian Pulisic, Hakim Ziyech, Antonio Rudiger, and Thiago Silva are all out of the Chelsea squad to play against Brentford.
Chelsea football club players enjoyed a day away from the training ground after last night victory in the UEFA champions league. Recall that the players have barely had a break after playing on Saturday and Wednesday in the premier league and UEFA champions league respectively. Players such as Hakim Ziyech made full use of his day out as he hanged out with a friend in the street of London
It's UCL week and the reigning Champions are wiping their boots and sharpening their skills in preparation for tomorrow's clash with Sweden's finest Malmo FF in group F. Chelsea have been in rather a top form since the season started, with a win against Malmo on Wednesday will be expected.
Chelsea football club welcomed back inform defender Antonio Rudiger in today's training session at Cobham, the defender missed out on last week premier league clash with Brentford after picking up injury while on international duty with his national team Germany. Although Chelsea won the weekend game without him in the team but the coaching crew will be delighted to have him back in the team as the club prepares to take on Malmo in the UEFA champions league clash.
Chelsea start to the Premier League and UEFA Champions League this season, have seen the Blues win 6 Premier League matches drawing 1 and lost 1 with 16 points to sit on the summit of the Premier League table this season. They have also won 2 Champions League matches and lost 1 with 6 points to sit in the 2nd position in group H of the Champions League group stage matches.
Moroccan winger, Hakim Ziyech has found life at Chelsea really hard, especially since the arrival of Thomas Tuchel. He has been no more than a bit-part player under the German tactician, and it's just so frustrating for him. Italian giants, AC Milan are now considering a January loan move for the 28-year-old after all their advances towards him were turned down in the summer.
Current Champions League winners Chelsea, are going to be in action today as they face a tough trip at the Stanford Bridge stadium where they would lock horns with Malmo in a Matchday 3 encounter in the UEFA Champions League. The Blues would be keen on giving a top performance in the match as they are hoping to secure all 3 points to move up the group stage UCL table.
3 Ways Chelsea can lineup as Tuchel gives reason for Lukaku goal drought, confirms return of 2 Stars
Chelsea returns to action in the Champions League tonight when they face Malmo at the Stamford Bridge. Chelsea needs to step up their game after narrowly beating Brentford last weekend. With the loss against Juventus, 3 points is definitely needed tonight. Tuche has confirmed the return of Hakim Ziyech and Rudiger who were both absent against Brentford.
A 3-1 victory over Southampton before the international break was all Chelsea football club needed as they have been one of the most consistent teams in the league this season. However, the threat from Brentford can’t be over-looked, as they have shown what they are capable of, when facing top teams.
One thing should be made clear, there is no underdog in this game. Brentford are set to host Chelsea in the Brentford Community Stadium. The Blues will be going into this game without some players. But considering the kind of manager Thomas Tuchel is, it should not be a problem as he can always find a player to fill the role.
The Premier League continues today, as Chelsea will be locking horns together with Brentford at exactly 5:30pm in the evening. Of course, it's not going to be an easy match for the Thomas Tuchel's men, because the Bees will want to take their chances, as per the injuries in the Blues squad.
Thomas Tuchel went all out against Malmo and literally blew not just one fuse but two fuses during the Blues UEFA Champions League clash on Wednesday evening at Stamford Bridge. The German Gaffer fielded a strong side against the Swedish club as both Romelu Lukaku and Timo Werner led Chelsea attack.
The Chelsea team have recently been affected by arrays of injuries. Chelsea best two forwards, Romelu Lukaku and Timo Werner are currently injured. The implication is that the two forwards may not feature in Chelsea's league match this weekend. In as much as this may seem to be a painful news, both to the Chelsea team and to Chelsea fans, there is another perspective to this.
Chelsea will be facing Norwich City in the early kick-off of the English Premier League week 10 fixtures. Few Chelsea players such as Christian Pulisic, Timo Werner, and Romelu Lukaku are presently injured. Hakim Ziyech is partially sick, and he is not part of the team to face Norwich City.
Though Chelsea FC enjoyed an impressive start to their new premier league campaign and maintained an excellent defensive form, they were lacking in the department of scoring goals. This eventually led to the arrival of the 28-year-old Belgian forward Romelu Lukaku, widely deemed to be one of Europe's most prolific strikers.
Chelsea will have to play without their record signing Romelu Lukaku, and German striker Timo Werner for a couple of weeks, after the duo suffered injuries in Chelsea's midweek Champions League game against Malmo. Although, the absence of Timo Werner and Romelu Lukaku will leave a void in the Chelsea team, and sounds like a bad news to the Chelsea fans, but some players stand to benefit from the injury of both players.
The Africa Cup of Nations is set to take place from Jan 6th to Feb 6th in 2022, overlapping with part of the Premier League season. Edouard Mendy and Hakim Ziyech will go away during that time to play for Senegal and it seems that this will lead to more missed time than initially anticipated.