Andreas Christensen will be out for the next two weeks and Eden Hazard could retain his role as the False Nine as Chelsea face Leicester on Saturday.
Maurizio Sarri has chosen to start Willian in place of Eden Hazard while Olivier Giroud starts upfront for Chelsea against Bournemouth in Carabao Cup.
Eden Hazard is fit and starts for Chelsea as Olivier Giroud also comes into the starting eleven as the Blues take on Fulham at Stamford Bridge.
Maurizio Sarri is hopeful that Eden Hazard regains his match fitness as Chelsea prepare to take on local rivals Fulham at Stamford Bridge on Sunday.
Maurizio Sarri confirmed that Chelsea will be without Eden Hazard for the home game against PAOK in the fifth matchday of the UEFA Europa League.
Eden Hazard and Olivier Giroud both return to the starting eleven for Chelsea as they face BATE Borisov away in the UEFA Europa League.
Chelsea edged Liverpool to progress to the Fourth Round of the Carabao Cup thanks to a wondrous effort from the bench by Eden Hazard
Maurizio Sarri is likely to reinstate Eden Hazard into the Chelsea starting eleven against West Ham after the Belgian was rested during the midweek.
Marcos Alonso and Eden Hazard put in inspired shifts as Chelsea grabbed their fourth straight win in the Premier League with a 2-0 result against Bournemouth.
Eden Hazard and Mateo Kovacic will both be hopeful of getting their first start of the 2018-19 season as Chelsea travel to face Newcastle United on Sunday.