Hazard is but to get started a Premier League fit this season, following cameo appearances towards Leicester and Arsenal.
But the Belgium global proved his fit health in Wednesday’s Carabao Cup win over Nottingham Forest through enjoying all the 90 mins and in addition completed the sport with an lend a hand.
The 26-year-old used to be key to Chelsea’s luck closing season in lifting the Premier League trophy.
And whilst Chelsea have most effective misplaced one sport in his absence from the beginning XI, the Blues are a significantly better outfit with him within the facet.
Stoke have already confirmed laborious to beat on the wager365 stadium with a win over Arsenal and a draw towards Manchester United.
But former England global Owen believes Conte’s facet can have an excessive amount of about them for the Potters with Hazard returning to the fold.
“The Britannia is a really tough place to go and I expect Antonio Conte to prepare his Chelsea side for a battle at the weekend,” Owen informed BetVictor.
“The Blues have been electric away from home under the Italian, winning 7 of their last 8 PL games and with Eden Hazard returning to the starting XI should extend the run accordingly.”
Hazard has scored two targets towards Stoke in 9 Premier League video games, however hasn’t scored on the wager365 stadium since 2013.
Chelsea received each fixtures towards Mark Hughes’ facet closing season, successful Four-2 at Stamford Bridge and 2-1 clear of house.