Chelsea vs Fulham, Premier League

Chelsea vs Fulham, Premier League

Chelsea vs Fulham, Premier League

The La Liga champions and manager Ernesto Valverde have been plunged into a scramble to bring in a defender in January following news that Samuel Umtiti is set for a longer spell on the sidelines after undergoing surgery in Qatar.

The 18-year-old starred for the Blues in their recent 4-0 win in the Europa League against PAOK Salonika, scoring his first goal for the club as well as setting up another in what was just his fourth appearance for the first-team this season.

The 22-year-old has fallen down the pecking order, with David Luiz and Antonio Rudiger being preferred.

Fabregas is one of a number of Chelsea players to have become frustrated on the fringes of Sarri's plans, but believes he will get more opportunities during the busy festive fixture schedule.

Asked if Hazard was now ready to play a full game against Everton on Sunday, head coach Maurizio Sarri said: "I'm not sure".

Chelsea youngster Callum Hudson Odoi is a reminder of the bundle of awesome talent Victor Moses started off as from Palace and Wigan to his best days at Chelsea, but it seems he has passed on the torch. "He is able to play well in this and I want to see him when we have to play more in the defensive phase".

TAPPED OUT: Tijuana Mayor Calls for 'ARREST' of Caravan Organizers, Cuts Funding
Border Patrol helicopters flew overhead, while U.S. agents held vigil on foot beyond the wire fence in California. Authorities on the USA side of the border used tear gas to disperse the migrants.

Everton at their strongest in my tenure, warns Klopp
But the change that Marco Silva has brought to the Goodison outfit has been impressive in such a relatively short period. We will see what happens on the night. "But this season it looks as though he may have found the formula at last".

Trump and Pence seek to rescue embattled Republican in Mississippi
Michael Smith is the first and only husband of Cindy Hyde-Smith, who is now running in the runoff election for the U.S. Hyde-Smith was in her second term as Mississippi's elected agriculture commissioner when Republican Gov.

Elsewhere, Callum Hudson-Odoi's performance on Thursday may have done enough to earn him a spot on the bench.

England worldwide Barkley played the entire 90 minutes of Thursday's 4-0 thrashing over the Greek side. I will keep striving to play for my club.

'And we have to try to make very good balls for him.

"I would rather be on the other side of the team [playing in the Premier League], but I play at Stamford Bridge".

Maurizio Sarri was left unhappy last weekend as Chelsea slipped to defeat away at Tottenham Hotspur and will be looking for his side to return to winning ways today. So it wasn't very easy to find a big motivation.

Related news

[an error occurred while processing the directive]