Cesc Fabregas could return to the Chelsea side for tomorrow’s trip to Aston Villa.
The Spanish midfielder missed last weekend’s 1-1 stalemate with Manchester City.
However, it would seem the Blues ace has recovered from the hamstring complaint that kept him out of the game with the club’s title rivals.
Manager Jose Mourinho has revealed Brazilian defender Filipe Luis is the only injured player in the squad but he will also be without suspended Diego Costa.
Cesar Azpilicueta is likely to play at left-back in the absence of Luis while Mourinho refused to confirm whether it would be Loic Remy or Didier Drogba leading the line at Villa.
New signing Juan Cuadrado, who trained with his new club this week, could make his Chelsea debut.
Ron Vlaar could return to the Villains squad, although he may not be fit enough to start the game, Scott Sinclair could make his debut for the hosts in claret and blue.