The manager of Chelsea Football Club, Graham Potter has given an update on the injury situation of Reece James and Ben Chilwell.
Potter was speaking at a pre-match press conference ahead of the early kick-off against Liverpool on Saturday, January 21st, 2023. He said, the game against the Reds is too soon for both players but they are getting close to match fitness.
“Boys are progressing well. Reece has joined team training but won’t be involved at the weekend. Same for Ben Chilwell.”
He also confirmed that Reuben Loftus-Cheek is getting closer to full match fitness. He was on the bench in the last game against Crystal Palace.