Defenders David Luiz and Gary Cahill are set to train ahead of Chelsea's Champions League final against Bayern Munich on Saturday.
But Florent Malouda was described by caretaker manager Roberto Di Matteo as "touch and go" for the Allianz Arena showdown.
Di Matteo said on Sunday that Luiz and Cahill's fight to be fit would "probably" go right up to the day of the game, so their attempt to train on Tuesday was a huge boost for the Blues.
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