Chelsea summer signing Danny Drinkwater is poised to return for the Premier League Champions ahead of the game against Crystal Palace
The Blues Transfer deadline-day signing, Drinkwater is poised to make his long-awaited return to full fitness before the Blues English Premier League encounter against Crystal Palace on October 14.
The 27-year-old midfielder has been sidelined with injury due to a calf problem, however, as at the time of his long injury, manager Antonio Conte said that we could expect to see the former Leicester City star after the international break.
Furthermore, some top news publications anticipate that the England international midfielder will be available for match selection by October 12. Also, speculations have started to circulate on social media – Twitter regarding his match availability.
Danny Drinkwater was bought on the last day of the summer window to augment the midfield options that Antonio Conte’s team had, while also providing adequate competition to the present starters. While considering that the Italian tactician has been interested in utilising the new 3-5-2 formation this Premier League season, the presence of another enterprising midfielder will only be a good news.
Chelsea fans will be hoping they see Danny Drinkwater in a Chelsea jersey very soon.