Rooney has returned six goals and three assists in his last five Gameweek appearances and faces a Cherries side who have conceded 11 goals in their previous three outings.
He will be aiming to score in four consecutive Premier League appearances for the first time since March 2012.
The Dane had been sold by 52,000+ FPL managers after sitting out against Brighton & Hove Albion on Boxing Day.
But having started nine successive Gameweeks before then, Christensen could earn a recall as Chelsea eye an 11th clean sheet of the season.
Stoke’s defensive absentees could be good news for Alvaro Morata (£10.6m).
Morata's hat-trick against Mark Hughes's side in Gameweek 6 scored a season-high 17 points for him.
The playmaker has missed two of the last three matches and is the third-most sold midfielder this week, with at least 67,000 managers trading him out.
Silva’s absence would allow Ilkay Gundogan (£5.3m) another start in central midfield at Selhurst Park.