star Christian Pulisic has returned from injury just in time for Tuesday night’s showdown against .
The United States international has recovered from the knee problem he suffered in the 1-0 loss to on January 5, according to the .
Pulisic had made three consecutive starts prior to picking up the injury and the 24-year-old will likely be named on the bench for tonight’s second-leg meeting.
Chelsea must overturn a one-goal deficit against the German side if they are to reach the quarter-finals.
Graham Potter’s side got back to winning ways on Saturday and are now looking to record back-to-back victories.
Jamie Carragher between Chelsea and Dortmund as he told Sky Sports: ‘It’s a huge game.
‘There was a lot of talk before the Leeds game about the pressure on Graham Potter and him potentially losing his job.
‘I think from Graham Potter’s point of view, winning that game [against Leeds] probably gives them a bit of breathing space ahead of the Dortmund game.
‘I still expect them to get through, Chelsea. They dominated Dortmund in the first leg. They find themselves behind but I think they were by far the better team so I expect them to go through.’
Dortmund are the only team in Europe’s top five leagues to have won every game in 2023.