Werner to start with Lukaku: Chelsea fans select ultimate Xi for Aston Villa game
Today, Chelsea are back after the international break! The Blues will play host to Aston Villa as they hope to build on their near-perfect start to the
N’Golo Kante and Christian Pulisic will be sidelined from the match, while Reece James is suspended after a red card he got in the Liverpool game.
At the same time, Romelu Lukaku is fully fit after a mild injury scare. Thiago Silva will also be available for the game after a five-day suspension was lifted by FIFA.
Yesterday, we asked you to select your ideal XI for the game from 2 options – and most of you wanted to see Timo Werner finally paired up with Lukaku:
Thomas Tuchel has already hinted that we might see this partnership pretty soon, and this might happen today.
At the same time, the likes of Hakim Ziyech and Kai Havertz will also be considered by Tuchel, while Ben Chilwell and Callum Hudson-Odoi could be the options at wing-back.