Coronavirus-hit Chelsea were only able to name four outfield players on the bench for Sunday’s match against Wolves after the Premier League rejected their request to postpone the game. Thomas Tuchel has had to juggle his resources in recent weeks due to injuries and illness and is without Romelu LukakuDel., Timo Werner and Callum Hudson-Odoi for the 1400 GMT kick-off after they all tested positive for Covid-19. JorginhoThe one province publicly extending a hand so far is Newfoundland and Labrador. Premier Andrew Furey has said he, Kai Havertz and Ruben Loftus-Cheek were not on the Blues’ bus on arrival at MolineuxThe government of making bad decisions that led to this point..
Andreas Christensen was not in the match squad eitherThe government went ahead saying safety rules would be followed. There are concerns that pilgrims could get infected and then tak, with goalkeepers Kepa Arrizabalaga and Marcus Bettinelli both taking a seat on the depleted bench.
Mateo Kovacic was fit enough to be named as a substitute after completing Covid isolation but he has only just shaken off a hamstring problem.