"I hope we will have the chance to go further this season".
This information comes from Football London, who believe that all of Antonio Rudiger, N'Golo Kante, Willian, Ruben Loftus-Cheek, Callum Hudson-Odoi and Reece James could be forced to watch the fixture from the sidelines.
Mateo Kovacic played alongside Jorginho against Monchengladbach.
Lampard has rotated between 4-3-3, 4-4-1-1 and 4-1-2-1-2 in pre-season. I'm planning for the next seasons at Chelsea. It was a good opportunity to do that for him and we'll work hard on getting him fit.
"We all know what this competition represents for footballers".
The French midfielder generally made his name at Leicester City during their extraordinary title-winning season.
Chelsea are listening to offers for Tiemoue Bakayoko and Danny Drinkwater, the Sunday Telegraph reports.
However, Maurizio Sarri changed Kante's position. Kante scored five goals during 2018/19 and adapted well, but question marks were raised as to what his natural position really is.
After coming through the ranks of Chelsea's academy as one of our brightest defensive prospects in years, Christensen had a two year loan at BMG where he really found his feet in senior football.
Kante is now out of action with a knee problem that kept him out of most of Chelsea's pre-season action.
Whatever happens, everyone knows Kante will surely be Lampard's main midfield man.