Frank Lampard has confirmed that Hakim Ziyech will be making his comeback for Chelsea as Edouard Mendy is out, MySportDab reports.
The Blues have good and bad news ahead of their Saturday clash against Southampton in the English Premier League.
Ziyech has been out injured after playing a preseason game against Brighton and Hove Albion.
He is now set to make a comeback to the first team after recovering from his injury which has kept him out.
While Edouard Mendy suffered a minor muscle pull injury which was the first suggest it was serious.
But after a scan and another test, it was confirmed that it was confirmed it just a minor muscles issues.
Frank Lampard has confirmed that Hakim Ziyech will make his debut as Edouard Mendy is out injured.
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“Mendy won’t be fit for the match tomorrow, we hope the injury’s not too long,” Lampard at his pre-match press conference.
“Thiago Silva after his trip and back, he’s not unfit but he’s not ready to play the game because of the travelling and the game that he played. So he won’t be in the squad.
“Ben Chilwell is in the squad, so he’s got over some of the feeling he had that took him out of the England squad around the injury. He’s had it for a while now.
Christian Pulisic is in the squad and fit to play, Hakim Ziyech in the squad, he’s not fit to start but fit to participate for some minutes we hope.”