Chelsea have left Diego Costa out of their Champions League squad.

The Spaniard is yet to return to training after spending the off-season in Brazil.

Speculation had suggested Costa was close to reconciling with the Blues, but his omission spells out a different future.

(*is for ‘B list’. There is an unlimited amount of players allowed, but they must be born in 1996 or later and have been eligible to play for their club for an uninterrupted period of two years since their 15th birthday.)

Goalkeepers : Willy Caballero, Thibaut Courtois, Eduardo

Defenders: Antonio Rudiger, Marcos Alonso, Davide Zappacosta, Gary Cahill, Andreas Christensen*, Cesar Azpilicueta, David Luiz, Jake Clarke-Salter*

Midfielders : Cesc Fabregas, Danny Drinkwater, N’Golo Kante, Eden Hazard, Pedro, Tiemoue Bakayoko, Victor Moses, Kenedy, Charly Musonda*, Willian, Kyle Scott*

Forwards : Alvaro Morata, Michy Batshuayi