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Sarri set to hand Higuain Prem bow

30th January 2019, 11:51 by Aidan Perkins

Gonzalo Higuain is poised to make his Premier League debut for Chelsea when they travel to Bournemouth on Wednesday.

Chelsea have no new injury concerns for the game as boss Maurizio Sarri reverts back to his strongest line-up after making changes for the FA Cup fourth-round win over Sheffield Wednesday.

Higuain did start against the Owls and should retain his place following his recent move from Juventus, while Kepa Arrizabalaga will return in goal and Jorginho and David Luiz are also expected to be recalled.

Callum Hudson-Odoi is unlikely to keep his place in the XI despite scoring in the cup, as uncertainty over his future continues amid interest from Bayern Munich.

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

Aidan Perkins is a senior journalist that specialises in football stories. Aidan, a Liverpool fan, also has a broad knowledge of several other sports.

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