The Blues will be glad to have brought an end to their USA tour, which brought defeats to Arsenal and Charlotte and plenty of frustration for the Chelsea boss.
The transfer business continues in the background, with the Blues desperate to add to their defensive ranks, but on Friday the night the focus will return to matters on the pitch.
Date, kick-off time and venue
Udinese vs Chelsea is scheduled for an 8pm GMT kick-off on Friday, July 29, 2022.
Dacia Arena in Udine will host the match.
Where to watch Udinese vs Chelsea
TV channel: The match will be televised on DSTV in Nigeria.
Live stream: Chelsea are streaming the game via their website and 5th Stand app.
Udinese vs Chelsea team news
Ruben Loftus-Cheek and N’Golo Kante were unable to travel to America so this will be their first chance to be involved in a pre-season match with their team-mates, and Tuchel is likely to take the opportunity to give the pair minutes in what should be a strong team in the final pre-season match.