Hello everyone and welcome football london Live coverage of Chelsea on Friday.
Unfortunately there is no game to look forward to this weekend, with the club’s work sagging on international commitments, but that doesn’t mean there’s nothing to keep us entertained.
England play Albania in the ninth round of World Cup qualifiers tonight, with Blues superstars Reece James and Ben Chilwell likely to participate. However, Mason Mount was disqualified after having dental surgery.
We’ll give you everything you need to know in preparation for this clash, including team news.
Meanwhile, the January transfer window is approaching, and Chelsea are still linked with a number of players across Europe, including Declan Rice and Judd Bellingham.
Frank Lampard is also close to being appointed as Norwich City’s manager and an announcement could be made today.
Lampard’s former England team-mate Steven Gerrard has also returned to the Premier League after agreeing a deal to take charge of Aston Villa.
Rest assured, we will keep you up to date with the latest news, so be sure to keep the blog closed throughout the day so you don’t miss out on any development.