The era after Frank Lampard has finally begun at Chelsea and all players are now given a fresh hope under any manager that will be tasked with the job of steadying the ship.
Frank Lampard was dismissed just hours after he led Chelsea to an emphatic 3-1 win over Luton Town in their FA Cup fourth-round match.
Chelsea’s first test after Frank Lampard will be a tough tie against Wolverhampton Wanderers and all players will be eager to stake a claim for themselves in the team.
However, some players will not be playing a part in the match except something changes in the last minute.
Below are some players who will be missing for Chelsea in their match against Wolverhampton Wanderers.
Type of injury: Hamstring
Possible return date: January 31 (vs. Burnley)
N’Golo Kante remains one of the most consistent players in Chelsea but the world cup winner will be missing the match against Wolverhampton Wanderers due to a lingering hamstring problem.
The world cup winner missed the match against Luton Town and is not expected to be fit in time for the clash against Wolverhampton Wanderers.
However, he might be available for Chelsea when they face Burnley on Sunday,
None of Chelsea’s players are suspended as they are all available for selection.
The likes of Kai Havertz and Timo Werner will be eager to stake a claim under the new manager having lost their place under Frank Lampard before his dismissal.