Chelsea will return to the field tomorrow and will be looking extend their unbeaten run under Thomas Tuchel to six games in the Premier League and seven in all competition, when they visit the St’ Mary’s stadium.
The Blues has managed to climb back into the Champions League places and will be looking to secure themselves in their position by getting all three points on Saturday lunch time.
Thomas Tuchel confirmed in his press conference that players like Kai Havertz who has been out for some time, and Tammy Abraham who was substituted in the win against Newcastle, will be available in the game against Southampton.
Chelsea injury update from Tuchel:
Thiago Silva – training but out.
Pulisic – out, precautionary
Havertz and Abraham – are back fit. #CFC
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He also ruled out Christian Pulisic due to a minor injury and Thiago Silva who is not yet fully recovered from his injury. So, In the usual 3-4-2-1 formation The German manager may stick to the usual player substituting Giroud for Havertz and Edouard Mendy for Kepa Arrizabalaga.
Predicted Xl –
(3-4-2-1): Mendy, Azpilicueta, Christensen, Rudiger. Hudson-Odoi, Jorginho, Kovacic, Alonso. Havertz, Mount. Werner.