No new injuries for Chelsea

Chelsea had no fresh injury concerns ahead of the opening match of their Champions League defence against Juventus tomorrow.

Chelsea had no fresh injury concerns ahead of the opening match of their Champions League defence against Juventus tomorrow.

John Terry and John Obi Mikel shrugged off knocks picked up in Saturday’s goalless Barclays Premier League draw at QPR, while Marko Marin (hamstring) was still working his way back to full fitness.

Juan Mata has returned to the fold after being given a complete rest from the start of the international break.

Provisional squad: Cech, Azpilicueta, Ivanovic, Terry, Cahill, Luiz, Cole, Bertrand, Mikel, Romeu, Lampard, Ramires, Mata, Hazard, Oscar, Moses, Piazon, Torres, Sturridge, Turnbull.

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