Barcelona manager Ernesto Valverde called Alvaro Morata "a great player" as the Chelsea player continues to be linked with a January exit.
Real Madrid have reportedly been offered the chance to bring back former striker Alvaro Morata from Chelsea in a potential January deal.
Ethan Ampadu and Callum Hudson-Odoi have both been handed a start in the UEFA Europa League tie as Chelsea take on Vidi FC.
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.
Mateo Kovacic has managed to recover full fitness and starts for Chelsea in the London derby against Tottenham
Mateo Kovacic has trained his way back into contention to start on Saturday for Chelsea as they travel to face Tottenham in a classic London derby.
Alvaro Morata returns to the starting lineup to lead the attack for Chelsea as they face Manchester United, with Olivier Giroud dropping to the bench.
Alvaro Morata's return to form could spring him into the starting eleven as Chelsea host Manchester United in a must-win match for the visitors.
Chelsea will look to get their momentum going as they host a rather unknown Vidi FC side in the second Matchday of the UEFA Europa League
Maurizio Sarri has named a somewhat expected starting lineup, except the absence of youngsters as Chelsea face Liverpool in Carabao Cup.