HAKIM ZIYECH and Callum Hudson-Odoi will solely be out injured for 2 weeks, in line with Chelsea boss Frank Lampard.
Moroccan Ziyech hobbled off with a hamstring drawback throughout Saturday’s 3-1 win in opposition to Leeds at Stamford Bridge.
Calllum Hudson-Odoi’s hamstring situation ought to solely see him miss a fortnightCredit score: Getty Photos – Getty
Hakim Ziyech limped off throughout Chelsea’s win in opposition to Leeds however will even solely be out for 2 weeksCredit score: Eddie Keogh Telegraph Media Group
And England worldwide Hudson-Odoi additionally picked up a hamstring harm in coaching forward of Tuesday night’s 1-1 home Champions League draw with Krasnodar.
However each forwards have been assessed by Chelsea’s medical workers and Lampard is assured they won’t be out for lengthy.
“That they had scans yesterday and their accidents are exhibiting that they are going to be about two weeks.
“I feel that’s optimistic. Notably with Hakim it’s optimistic.
“With Callum we didn’t know what to anticipate. It was an harm he bought in coaching a few days in the past.”
The lay-offs imply Lampard will likely be compelled to vary his beginning lineup for his aspect’s go to to Everton on Saturday night time.
Kai Havertz slotted in on the fitting wing in opposition to Krasnodar and will do the identical at Goodison Park.
Frank Lampard gave harm updates after his staff’s 1-1 draw with Krasnodar Credit score: AFP or licensors
Or Timo Werner is also deployed out broad once more with Tammy Abraham taking part in by means of the center.
Regardless of the brief time period harm woes, Lampard was happy along with his staff as they certified from their Champions League group unbeaten.
He added: “I used to be comfortable. It was a tricky sport to navigate.
“Nothing on it as such aside from our personal perspective and the way we carry out and the way we strategy and I assumed our perspective was nice.
“No accidents, minutes for gamers, Billy Gilmour again within the aspect.
“Tino Anjurin debut at this stage, so throughout I’m very content material.”
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