All Latest Chelsea Injury News & Expected Return Dates

All Latest Chelsea Injury News & Expected Return Dates

Chelsea are back in action on Wednesday night as they face Liverpool with the UEFA Super Cup at stake.

This game provides Frank Lampard's side with an immediate chance to respond to Sunday afternoon's 4-0 defeat against Manchester United.

But what is the latest Chelsea injury news?

According to, we can see who is in the treatment room at Cobham and who has a chance of featuring against the Reds in Istanbul.


Willian has been back at Cobham recovering well and was expected to be out for three weeks from the injury, but after returning to training it's thought that he's not too far away from a return.

Ruben Loftus-Cheek

Ruben Loftus-Cheek is still going to be some time before he is back to full fitness.

The midfielder posted a video on social media giving fans an update of where his recovery was.

Antonio Rudiger

Antonio Rudiger has yet to be involved in pre-season action with his teammates so far this summer, instead of remaining at Cobham by doing some light running and exercises to get him back to fitness.

He is back in full training, as confirmed by Lampard last week.

He will be hoping to return to the team as soon as possible with Kurt Zouma now back and fighting for a place in the starting XI.

Callum Hudson-Odoi

Callum Hudson-Odoi has been back at Cobham recovering from the injury and has been doing some ball-work and running outside, with the teenager hoping to be back soon.

Reece James

Reece James damaging ligaments in his ankle was thought not to require an operation, the 19-year-old confirmed that he had undergone successful surgery, saying: “I’m thankful Surgery went this evening.

“Minor setbacks for major comebacks! See you all soon! Thanks for the support.”

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James is hoping to be back within the next couple of months.

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