Hazard to start against Forest

Chelsea fans could finally be seeing star man Eden Hazard in his first starting lineup this season.

The Blues square up against lowly ranked Nottingham Forest on Wednesday in the EFL Cup, and coach Antonio Conte looks ready to hand the star player his first start of the season.

The skillful winger broke his ankle while on international duty for the Belgian National team back in June and had since been working hard to regain full fitness since then.

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Hazard played the last 20 minutes against Arsenal on Sunday, and that was his third appearance for the blues from the bench this season.

After the Arsenal clash, Antonio Conte hinted that the forward could be handed the starting berth against forest on Wednesday.


"Hazard did well in the last 20 minutes, and on Wednesday, he has the chance to start as he continues his fight to gain full fitness. We hope everything goes well after the game", Conte said.
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