Premier League - Team news: Fatigued Chelsea weigh up options

Team news ahead of the weekend's Premier League fixtures, as Jose Mourinho counts the cost of Chelsea's Champions League exertions.

Premier League - Team news: Fatigued Chelsea weigh up options

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Jose Mourinho admits Chelsea need to start taking their chances

Saturday - all kick-offs at 3pm UK time unless stated

Stoke City v Arsenal

Stoke will check on the condition of Peter Odemwingie , while Arsenal welcome back Mesut Ozil after a hip injury.

Hull City v Newcastle United

Hull welcome back in-form strike duo Nikica Jelavic and Shane Long from being cup-tied, while Toon are without Hatem Ben Arfa and Davide Santon.

Everton v West Ham United

Everton's on-loan striker Romelu Lukaku is set to return from an ankle injury, while West Ham must decide whether to start Andy Carroll after he returns from suspension, or continue with the in-form Carlton Cole.

Fulham v Chelsea

Fulham striker Kostas Mitroglou is dropped due to a lack of fitness, while Chelsea consider who to rest after their midweek exertions in Istanbul.

Southampton v Liverpool (5:30pm)

Southampton will give Jos Hooiveld and Victor Wanyama late fitness tests, while Liverpool have no new concerns and could welcome back Mamadou Sakho after he returned to training.

Sunday - all kick-offs at 4:30pm

Swansea City v Crystal Palace

Swansea winger Nathan Dyer is expected to be back after suffering a heel injury against Napoli, while Palace have a clean bill of health.

Tottenham Hotspur v Cardiff City

Brazil midfielder Sandro is in line to make his first league appearance under Tim Sherwood having started Thursday night's Europa League win over Dnipro following a calf injury, while Craig Bellamy returns to the Cardiff squad after serving a three-match suspension.

Aston Villa v Norwich City

Aston Villa midfielder Ashley Westwood will be fit after a dead leg, while Norwich will be without midfielder Leroy Fer (hamstring).

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