Palmer makes his first Premier League start for his new club in the west London derby at Craven Cottage having impressed on his full debut in the Carabao Cup win over Brighton last week, while Broja starts for the first time following a nine-month injury lay-off.
Mauricio Pochettino remains without 10 players after Ben Chilwell picked up a hamstring problem against Brighton.
Nicolas Jackson serves his one-game suspension after picking up his fifth yellow card of the season already in the 1-0 defeat to Aston Villa. Malo Gusto was also sent off last weekend and serves the second match of his three-game ban on Monday.
Chelsea XI: Sanchez, Disasi, Thiago Silva, Colwill, Cucurella, Caicedo, Gallagher, Palmer, Fernandez, Mudryk, Broja
Injured: James, Nkunku, Lavia, Badiashile, Chalobah, Fofana, Bettinelli, Chilwell
Suspended: Jackson, Gusto
Time and date: 8pm BST on Monday October 2, 2023
Venue: Craven Cottage