Chelsea FC XI vs Everton: expected lineup, team news confirmed, last injured list for Premier League match


The Brazilian defender returns to training, but has not played since the beginning of February in the victory against Tottenham.

Tammy Abraham is also trying to overcome an ankle problem that ruled him out in Wednesday’s win against Liverpool.

But even if Thiago is available, Tuchel still faces a decision on whether Andreas Christensen will leave the team after his outstanding performances in recent weeks.

The Chelsea manager said: “Andreas intervened in the middle of the first half against Tottenham, which was a really difficult thing to do, and from the first minute, it has been absolutely impressive.

“He is brave, strong in individual challenges, brave and smart in preparation and plays with a lot of confidence.

“I am absolutely happy with his performances and how he has improved. It’s been a big part of our performances. “

Chelsea predicted lineup (3-4-2-1): Mendy; Azpilicueta, Christensen, Rudiger; James, Jorginho, Kante, Chilwell; Havertz, mount; Werner

Venue of events: Stamford Bridge, Monday March 8, 6:00 pm GMT

Chelsea squad of: Mendy, Azpilicueta, Zouma, Rudiger, Hudson-Odoi, Chilwell, Kante, Jorginho, Havertz, Ziyech, Giroud, Arrizabalaga, James, Christensen, Emerson, Alonso, Kovacic, Gilmour, Pulisic, Werner, Abraham.

Doubts about injuries: Thiago Silva (thigh) and Tammy Abraham (ankle)

Last meeting: Everton 1-0 Chelsea

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