Chelsea will probably be aiming to go one additional within the FA Cup this season as they intention so as to add to Thomas Tuchel’s spectacular trophy haul.
The Blues have after all been overwhelmed finalists in every of the final two seasons, falling to Leicester Metropolis at Wembley Stadium final season following one other unlucky reverse by the hands of Arsenal.
The present European and world champions are en route to a different look within the remaining although and are available up in opposition to Championship outfit Luton City within the fifth spherical of the present version of the competitors.
Underneath the stewardship of Nathan Jones, the Hatters are at the moment located within the play-off positions, so it can definitely be no straightforward process for the Blues.
Forward of the sport, Blues boss Thomas Tuchel has hinted that his aspect may very well be in for some rotation with plenty of gamers affected by fatigue, while a pair have some harm worries to cope with.
Talking in his pre-match press convention, the German mentioned: “The [injury] state of affairs was very, superb earlier than the match [against Liverpool], as a result of we had solely Ben Chilwell out.
“Then the state of affairs modified virtually dramatically from this match.
“Now we’ve lots of gamers in bodily overload and we’ve some accidents from the match. It is really an excessive amount of to remark as a result of it could be an extended record, so we have to see.
“We had coaching at the moment, the physios, the medical doctors are nonetheless working with the gamers to seek out out and we are able to take the final determination tomorrow morning when we’ve the departure to Luton.
“We are going to see who’s able to play, as a result of we need to be able to play however we suffered. It is now the third time we have performed additional time, it was an intense match and that is the place we’re.”
With that being mentioned, soccer.london has taken an in depth take a look at the choices obtainable forward of the conflict.
Goalkeepers: Edouard Mendy; Kepa Arrizabalaga, Marcus Bettinelli
Defender: Antonio Rudiger, Trevoh Chalobah, Malang Sarr, Thiago Silva, Marcos Alonso, Reece James, Cesar Azpilicueta, Dylan Williams
Midfielders: N’Golo Kante, Jorginho, Mateo Kovacic, Saul Niguez, Ruben Loftus-Cheek, Ross Barkley, Mason Mount, Harvey Vale
Forwards: Kenedy, Kai Havertz, Christian Pulisic, Callum Hudson-Odoi, Romelu Lukaku, Timo Werner