Duo included in squad to play Wigan

Joe Cole and Yury Zhirkov are included in Chelsea's squad for their trip to Wigan after both coming through the midweek Carling Cup victory.

Last Updated: 25/09/09 at 13:52

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Both successfully overcame long-term knee injuries to make their comebacks in Wednesday night's success over Queens Park Rangers.

Didier Drogba is fit after recovering from a bout of cramp but midfielder Deco (calf) and defender Alex (groin) will miss out.

Blues (from): Cech, Hilario, Turnbull, Belletti, Bosingwa, Carvalho, Terry, Ivanovic, A Cole, Hutchinson, Borini, Bruma, Lampard, Ballack, Obi, Kalou, Malouda, Anelka, Drogba, Sturridge, Zhirkov, J Cole, Essien.

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