Good for Man City: Chelsea star limped out of Atletico Madrid

Chelsea beat Atletico Madrid

What a result for Chelsea.

After thrashing Qarabag 6-0 in their opener, Chelsea made a statement of intent as they won at Atletico Madrid in the Champions League.

Chelsea became the first team to beat Atletico at their new Wanda Metropolitano stadium.

And if that wasn’t impressive enough, Chelsea registered the win after falling 1-0 down to an Antoine Griezmann penalty.

Alvaro Morata continued his amazing goalscoring form heading home an Eden Hazard cross for the leveller.

Is Alvaro Morata injured?

Chelsea take on Man City in the Premier League on Saturday night.

Man City head into the game top of the division on goal difference.

Chelsea, the reigning EPL champs, will move level on points with City if they can record the win.

But will Antonio Conte have to switch up his starting XI for the Sky Blues match?

Fears have been heightened that Morata may not be available for the City game after the Spanish international was spotted limping in the mixed zone after the Atletico match.

Chelsea will continue to be without David Luiz for the Man City game. The Brazilian has been suspended for three games following his red card in the recent match against Arsenal.

Danny Drinkwater, meanwhile, is still wait to make his Chelsea debut after his summer move from Leicester. He’s sidelined with a calf problem.

Man City, meanwhile, also have big selection headaches with Benjamin Mendy out with a knee problem.

Fabian Delph filled in at left-back in the midweek Champions League match against Shakhtar Donetsk.

Vincent Kompany is also out of action for the Sky Blues.

Also see: Michy Batshuayi trolls Diego Costa after Chelsea winner at Atletico Madrid.

Antonio Conte was angry after Chelsea beat Atletico Madrid.


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