Jack Grealish picked up an injury in training, yet the issue became public in advance of Sunday's game, leaving Dean Smith irritated.
Thomas Partey, who went off in Arsenal's loss to Aston Villa, will require further tests on a muscle injury, Mikel Arteta says.
Morgan Sanson has swapped Ligue 1 for the Premier League after completing his anticipated move to Aston Villa.
Dean Smith told the fourth official he thought they had got juggling balls for Christmas after Manchester City's contentious opener.
Bruno Fernandes has been named Premier League Player of the Month for the second time in a row, matching Cristiano Ronaldo's four awards.
Frank Lampard gembira dengan tindak balas Chelsea ketika berdepan Aston Villa dan berasakan pasukannya tidak bernasib baik kerana tidak memenangi perlawanan itu.
Chelsea were held 1-1 by Aston Villa in the Premier League on Monday but boss Frank Lampard was keen to take positives from the draw.
Denied a late equaliser against West Ham, Aston Villa star Jack Grealish blasted the VAR.
Dean Smith reflected on Aston Villa's victory at Leicester City on Sunday.
Jurgen Klopp struggled to explain his side's performance after Liverpool were hammered 7-2 by Aston Villa on Sunday.