Ron Vlaar remains a doubt for gameweek 30 and Aston Villa will likely start Jores Okore and Ciaran Clark once again.
Ron Vlaar is questionable for Tuesday's match against West Brom with an injury.
Aston Villa lost 2-1 to Stoke City in Tim Sherwood's first Premier League match in charge of Villa.
Defensive linchpin Ron Vlaar should make the matchday squad against Chelsea, but the game could come too soon for him to start.
Aston Villa defender Ron Vlaar will miss four to six week with a meniscus problem.
Paul Lambert is sweating on the fitness of his influential Captian and defensive stalwart Ron Vlaar after the Dutch international was forced off within 15 minutes of the game against Crystal Palace at Villa Park.
Aston Villa and Crystal Palace couldn't find the back of the net and ended in a 0-0 draw.
Aston Villa defender Ron Vlaar might remain on the bench even when he returns to full fitness.
Ron Vlaar is missing GW13 with a calf issue as he is still dealing with rumors about a transfer.
Ron Vlaar's agent has started rumors about the defender possibly moving to Manchester United or Arsenal in the near future.
Aston Villa defender Ron Vlaar was active in his return to action this weekend and finished with eight fantasy points.
Dutch defender Ron Vlaar is closing in on a return to first team action as the Aston Villa skipper looks to step up his recovery from a calf injury during the international break.
Ron Vlaar continues to struggle with a calf injury and will miss the weekend match against Manchester City.
Ron Vlaar is a major doubt for Aston Villa's match against Arsenal this weekend.