Chelsea team news: Antonio Conte without star defender heading into Arsenal clash
Chelsea will be looking to extend their winning run of form when they take on Arsenal in the Premier League on Wednesday night.
The Blues come into the London derby with four wins in their last five league games.
Antonio Conte’s side sit in third place with 45 points after 21 games, six points ahead of their rivals Arsenal. Chelsea recorded a 5-0 win over Stoke City last weekend.
Arsenal meanwhile were held to a 1-1 draw by West Brom on Sunday. The Gunners will have had one day less rest going into the derby.
Chelsea team news:
Chelsea will be without their Brazil international defender David Luiz. The experienced centre-back has found himself on the fringes of the Chelsea squad after falling out of favour with manager Antonio Conte.
The Blues do not have any fresh injury problems ahead of tomorrow’s trip to north London.