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Pulisic, Tierney, De Bruyne, Gabriel Jesus, Bale and more injury updates

Christian Pulisic is still not fit for Chelsea (Picture: Getty Images)

A number of high profile players are struggling with injuries early in the Premier League season and will miss the upcoming games over the weekend and Monday night.

There are some huge games in the coming days, with the highlight of this round of fixtures arguably being Liverpool hosting Arsenal on Monday night.

Manchester City also take on Leicester City and Manchester United look to bounce back from defeat to Crystal Palace as they travel to Brighton.

Here are the key injury updates ahead of the weekend’s action.

Christian Pulisic

Christian Pulisic and Hakim Ziyech are still not fit enough to make the Chelsea squad, although they are training again.

Thiago Silva and Ben Chilwell are available for Frank Lampard, although new goalkeeper Edouard Mendy will not play as he has not trained enough with his new team.

‘There is always concerns when there is a history with fitness,’ said Lampard of Pulisic. ‘You have to make sure you don’t overcook him. There is a fine line, but he is hungry to play. It’s something we have to manage with him. We want to get as many minutes of the great…