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Chelsea have no fresh fitness concerns for Saturday's Barclays Premier League clash at Hull.
The blues can go top if they win - for at least a few hours.
Kevin De Bruyne is unlikely to be included after negotiations for the Belgium forward's Chelsea exit gathered pace.
Midfielder Frank Lampard (calf) and right-back Branislav Ivanovic (knee) are out until the end of the month, while Marco van Ginkel (knee) is continuing his rehabilitation.
Provisional squad: Cech, Cole, Luiz, Essien, Ramires, Torres, Mata, Oscar, Mikel, Schurrle, De Bruyne, Hazard, Ba, Willian, Schwarzer, Cahill, Terry, Azpilicueta, Eto'o, Blackman, Bertrand.
John Obi Mikel believes Jose Mourinho is beginning to instil a winning mentality into Chelsea's players.
Chelsea are well placed to win silverware this season and Mikel believes it is crucial his team-mates understand that winning every game matters to Chelsea, after recent seasons where the Blues' focus has slipped in some competitions. John Obi Mikel said:
"If you don't play for Chelsea, you don't know what these trophies mean to this club. It's not a team where if you come second, third or fourth, it doesn't matter. No. Every year you have to win something and this is the pressure."