And speaking ahead of the trip to the south coast this weekend, Conte revealed at his press conference that Fabregas would miss the match but Ivanovic – who has missed the last three league games as well with a muscle injury – was fit again.
Conte says the situation for the injured players is the same. Fabregas remains out but Ivanovic is available. #CFC
— Chelsea FC (@ChelseaFC) October 28, 2016
Chelsea are looking to bounce back from their midweek defeat the London Stadium and their performances in the league indicate they have the quality to do just that.
Chelsea have won their last three league games and after the 4-0 drubbing of Manchester United last week, will be banking on another victory this weekend.