Chelsea fans in the Transfer Tavern are hoping their side can bounce back from defeat with a vital win over Tottenham Hotspur in the FA Cup on Saturday.
Two losses in their last four Premier League outings has reduced Chelsea’s lead at the division’s summit to just four points – including a 2-0 defeat at the hands of Manchester United last weekend.
Goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois sat out the visit to Old Trafford after picking up an injury in a basketball promotion shoot and in his absence, the Blues conceded twice for just the second time since the turn of the year.
Fortunately, however, the Belgium international should be available for selection when Chelsea travel to Wembley on Saturday to take on bitter London rivals Tottenham Hotspur in the FA Cup semi-final.
Manager Antonio Conte suggested as much on Friday, revealing in his press conference that Courtois has recovered from his injury and has been training this week.
Conte reports Thibaut Courtois has recovered from his injury and he has trained this week. #CFC
— Chelsea FC (@ChelseaFC) April 21, 2017
Here’s a look at how Blues supporters reacted to Chelsea’s official Twitter post…
@ChelseaFC Where’s Musonda?
— JS (@TheFantasticoJS) April 21, 2017
@ChelseaFC Great news…now bin costa and matic!!
— Hazard’s first Son (@goddyjunior) April 21, 2017
@ChelseaFC Thanks God
— ederson ™ (@blaucrf) April 21, 2017
@ChelseaFC Sell costa go away to tiongkok
— Adit Nügroho (@aditNgr12) April 21, 2017
@ChelseaFC COME ON CHELSEA SAT AND REST OF SEASON !
— Ron Harris (@ronharris58) April 21, 2017
@ChelseaFC Welcome back courtois
— felix Arap ronoh (@felixronohh) April 21, 2017
— Paul Kung’u (@paulkungu47) April 21, 2017
@ChelseaFC good news
— Dash gadel (@dash_gadel) April 21, 2017
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