Chelsea will be looking to extend their top four campaign this afternoon when they take on Newcastle united this afternoon. The Blues come to this fixture with a win in the midweek against bottom placed norwich to give them great confidence in this tie.
Chelsea on its official twitter page have named their starting eleven and the bench for this clash. Eduard mendy starts as always expected between the sticks, chalobah and Christensen reserve their second successful starts with rudiger and malang sarr making a return to the blues starting eleven. Ngolo Kante replaces Mateo kovacic and pair alongside the midfield maestro jorginho. In form Mason mount retain his position upfront with Kai Havertz. The two are seemingly creating a deadly combination with both scoring game after Game. The duo, werner and Hakim Ziyech have also been included in Tuchel’s attacking wing.
On the other hand Newcastle have dropped the strong eleven to face the fiery blue lads of North London. Martin dubravka on goal, Javier manguillo, Fabian, Jamaal, Dan burn, Matt targett, Bruno guimaraes, Sean longstaff, Miguel almiron, Jacob Murphy and Chris wood forming the starting lineup.
With these two great starting lineups, what are your predictions for this match? Leave them below guys.
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