Chelsea will return to action at the start of October when they travel to Selhurst Park to take on Crystal Palace in the Premier League.
New manager Graham Potter is set to oversee a league encounter for the first time ahead of a decisive run of fixtures after taking over from Thomas Tuchel earlier this month.
And Express Sport takes a look at the fitness of three key players. Chelsea have been without star goalkeeper Edouard Mendy since the start of the month after the Senegal international sustained a patella tendon problem in his knee.
Mendy was named on the bench for the Blues’ 1-0 defeat at the hands of Dinamo Zagreb in a match that transpired to be Tuchel’s final one at the helm.Read more on express.co.uk