Wednesday's 2-1 win over Manchester City came four days after a shock home loss to Crystal Palace, while second-placed Tottenham to close the gap on top spot to seven points.
Diego Costa appeared to kick out at Vincent Kompany during the game, which could yet result in a ban but as yet there has been no word from the FA.
Chelsea can restore their seven-point advantage by winning their game in hand, but the Cherries are unbeaten in five and earned a 1-1 draw at Liverpool last time out.
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Bournemouth host Chelsea at the Vitality Stadium, with kick-off scheduled for 5.30pm on April 8.
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Victor Moses is back in contention for Saturday's match, and Conte has no other injury concerns.
The right wing-back missed Saturday's loss to Crystal Palace and Wednesday's win over Manchester City with a toe injury.
Provisional squad: Courtois, Begovic, Fabregas, Zouma, Alonso, Kante, Hazard, Loftus-Cheek, Moses, Pedro, Costa, Matic, Willian, Batshuayi, Cahill, Terry, Azpilicueta, Chalobah, Luiz, Eduardo, Aina, Ake.
Bournemouth midfielder Dan Gosling is rated as only 50/50 because of a knee injury.
Ryan Fraser comes back into contention for a starting place after his substitute appearance at Liverpool, but Andrew Surman is out with a knee problem.
Winger Junior Stanislas has been carrying a groin injury, while defender Tyrone Mings serves out his five-match suspension for a stamp on Zlatan Ibrahimovic. Forward Callum Wilson, goalkeeper Adam Federici and defender Rhoys Wiggins all continue their recoveries from knee injuries.
Provisional Squad: Boruc, A Smith, Francis, Daniels, Cook, Wilshere, Pugh, Arter, Ibe, Afobe, King, Allsop, Gradel, Fraser, Cook, Mousset, Cargill, B Smith, Allsop, Stanislas, Gosling.
Bournemouth starting XI: Boruc; Smith, Francis, Cook, Daniels; Ibe, Arter, Wilshere, Pugh; King; Afobe
Chelsea starting XI: Courtois; Azpilicueta, Luiz, Cahill; Moses, Fabregas, Kante, Alonso; Pedro, Hazard; Costa
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- Bournemouth to win: 24/5
- Chelsea to win: 4/7
- Draw: 16/5
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