- Norwich pair Sebastian Bassong and Wes Hoolahan are fitness doubts with the unspecified injuries that kept them out of Saturday’s defeat at Leicester;
- Andre Wisdom is still recovering by a knee injury and the young star Patrick Bamford can’t face his parent club.
- Chelsea winger Pedro will miss the game after suffering a hamstring injury against Southampton on Saturday;
- Captain John Terry is still out with a similar problem but Alexandre Pato could be involved for the first time.
Chelsea (4-2-3-1) Courtois, Azplicueta, Cahill, Ivanovic, Baba Rahman, Mikel, Fabregas, Oscar, Hazard, Willian, Costa
Manager: Guus Hiddink
Norwich (4-4-1-1) Ruddy, Pinto, Bennett, Martin, Klose, Brady, Redmon, Tettey, Howson, Naismith, Jerome
Manager: Alex Neil
7:45pm Tuesday 1st March
Shown below are the statistics of last fight in November between Blues and Canaries, during the first leg of Premier League 2015-16 and in which Chelsea get the best of Norwich with a tight 1-0 signed by Diego Costa.