– Eden Hazard is ruled out of the clash for leg injury
– Victor Moses is available despite leaving the pitch for a minor injury with Manchester United
– Another un-named player was a doubt for the game
– Cesc Fabregas could start due to Hazard’s absence
– Chelsea have only won two of their last seven games away to Stoke in all competitions.
- Stoke defender Glen Johnson is absent with a shoulder problem
- Marko Arnautovic should return after missing out in midweek because of illness.
– Xherdan Shaqiri is back after a six-match absence
– Wilfried Bony, who was ineligible against Manchester City, is available.
– However, the Potters have managed just two victories in 17 Premier League meetings (D3, L12).
Possible Line Ups
STOKE CITY - Grant; Bardley, Shawcross, Martins Indi, Pieters; Diouf, Cameron, Allen, Shaqiri; Arnautovic, Bony.
CHELSEA - Courtois; David Luiz, Cahill, Azpilicueta; Moses, Kante, Matic, Alonso; Willian, Diego Costa, Fabregas.
Referee: Anthony Taylor
Venue: Bet365 Stadium
Kick Off: 3 pm GMT