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"I don't know at the moment how long (Giroud could be out for)", Sarri explained.

Chelsea FC have won their last two Premier League games thanks to victories over Crystal Palace and Watford to bounce back from a 1-0 loss to Leicester.

Sarri revealed to reporters prior to today's encounter that want-away midfielders Danny Drinkwater and Cesc Fabregas suffered training-ground injuries and they were left out of his squad list on Sunday.

Maurizio Sarri says his Chelsea side are "in trouble" due to mounting injuries amid a hectic fixture schedule.

Chelsea held onto the lead given to them by N'Golo Kante's earlier strike to move five points clear of fifth-placed Arsenal.

The breakthrough came when Kante ran onto a David Luiz through ball and hit a low shot that squirmed under Palace goalkeeper Vicente Guaita.

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"Later in the evening I will see the doctor for the first results (of a scan) but it (the main scan) will be tomorrow". Yesterday [Saturday], in 10 minutes we had three injuries - Fabregas, [Loftus-Cheek] and [Danny] Drinkwater - then Giroud, and we were already without Pedro and [Hudson-Odoi]. What contrast in the space of a few days.

It's the prayer of every manager that their players remain fit during the busy festive season as they will definitely need to shuffle their starting lineup.

In the last five minutes, Wilfried Zaha blasted over, while substitute Connor Wickham repeated the trick shortly afterwards as Palace fired another blank.

"I think we played against very unsafe opponents", said Sarri. We didn't kill the match so for us it is hard to defend in the box.

"We played against a risky opponent so we had to have possession, we played well in the first 45 minutes and even better in the second half, the only thing I didn't like is that we didn't kill the match off", added the Italian.

"But looking at his striking options, I don't think the manager truly believes in his two strikers, if I am honest". They are seemingly out of the title race but they will still have to consistently play good football in order to ensure that they attain a top-four finish.

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