Chelsea left back, Ben Chilwell went off injured during the London derby match against West Ham United at Stamford Bridge.
The former Leicester City defender collided with Hammers midfielder Jarrod Bowen and turned his ankle – after treatment on the pitch, he was unable to continue.
Chilwell injury will be a huge blow to Frank Lampard’s side ahead of the busy festive period. CThe Blues will face London rivals Arsenal on Boxing Day and Aston Villa on December 28.
Chelsea will welcome Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City at Stamford Bridge in 2021.