Chelsea Team News Vs Norwich: Tammy Abraham Returns To The Starting Line-Up
Tammy Abraham returns to Chelsea's starting line-up, with Olivier Giroud dropped to the bench.
Abraham starts in attack against Norwich City after leading the line in Chelsea's opening Premier League game versus Manchester United.
He was replaced by the Frenchman for their subsequent league game though the England under-21 international is back in the side.
Anthony Rudiger came through 90 minutes in a reserve game on Monday, but he remains unavailable due to his meniscus injury.
Callum Hudson-Odoi and Ruben Loftus-Cheek remain sidelined with Achilles' tendon injuries.
Josip Drmic and Christoph Zimmermann miss the Blues' visit to East Anglia, but Timm Klose is named as a substitute.
Here's your City XI and subs for the early kick-off against Chelsea :arrow_down: #ncfc
- Norwich City FC (@NorwichCityFC) August 24, 2019
Team news is in! :pencil:
What do you think?#NORCHE pic.twitter.com/6BYNDZ1G3b
- Chelsea FC (@ChelseaFC) August 24, 2019
Late change for Chelsea as Pedro is replaced by Ross Barkley after the Spanish picked up a knock in the warm-up.
Norwich were beaten by Liverpool on the opening day of the season but bounced back to beat Newcastle last weekend.
Chelsea, meanwhile, were thrashed by Manchester United 4-0 at Old Trafford and held by Leicester to a 1-1 draw at Stamford Bridge.