Probable Lineups Statistical Comparison
(25) 17 Goals 29 (32)
(15) 10 Assists 21 (24)
(6.5) 6.7 Average Ratings 6.9 (6.5)
24.8 Average Age 26.7
182.5 Average Height (cm) 181.5
(1) 1.2 Shots pg 1.3 (1.1)
(58%) 58% Aerial Duel Success 47% (48%)
(0.8) 0.7 Dribbles pg 0.8 (0.8)
(1.2) 1.3 Tackles pg 1.1 (1.4)
* Values in brackets (x) are overall player statistics in Premier League.
- Chelsea are without the services of up to 12 players for the match against Aston Villa.
- New signing Romeo Lavia sustained an injury in training during the week and could be out for as long as six weeks.
- In good news for Mauricio Pochettino, defenders Benoit Badiashile and Trevoh Chalobah look to be edging closer to a return.
- Noni Madueke and Moises Caicedo are both doubtful and will be assessed ahead of this fixture.
- Aston Villa still have a number of injury concerns, with up to five players potentially ruled out for this one.