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Chelsea take on Spurs in the first-leg of Carabao Cup’s semi-finals tonight. Official line-ups have been unveiled as Alvaro Morata is ruled out due to a minor injury he suffered earlier this morning. Callum Hudson-Odoi replaces the Spaniard in the attacking trio.

TOTTENHAM HOTSPURS (4 3 1 2) – Gazzaniga, Trippier, Alderweireld, Sanchez, Rose, Winks, Sissoko, Eriksen, Dele, Son, Kane

Subs: Lloris, Davies, Foyth, Walker-Peters, Skipp, Lamela, Llorente

Manager: Mauricio Pochettino

CHELSEA (4 3 3)  Kepa, Azpilicueta, Christensen, Rudiger, Alonso, Jorginho, Kante, Barkley, Willian, Hazard, Hudson-Odoi

Subs: Caballero, Zappacosta, Ampadu, Luiz, Kovacic, Pedro, Giroud

Manager: Maurizio Sarri

Venue: Wembley Stadium

Kick-Off: 8PM GMT

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Chelsea face Nottingham Forest in the FA Cup Third Round before taking on Spurs in the Carabao Cup’s semi-finals later on Tuesday. Official line-ups for the upcoming clash have been announced:

CHELSEA (4 3 3) – Caballero; Zappacosta, Christensen, David Luiz, Palmieri; Ampadu, Fabregas, Barkley; Loftus-Cheek, Morata, Hudson-Odoi

Manager: Maurizio Sarri

NOTTINGHAM FOREST (4 2 3 1) – Steele; Darikwa, Yacob, Fox, Janko; Guedioura, Colback; Cash, Osborn, Carvalho; Murphy

Manager: Aitor Karanka

Venue: Stamford Bridge

Kick-off: 3pm GMT

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Chelsea face Hungarian side MOL Vidi FC as Europa League’s group stages come to an end tonight.

The Blues have already booked a place into the last 32 of the competition. Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri confirmed earlier this morning that both youngsters Ethan Ampadu and Callum Hudson-Odoi could have been selected in the starting XI. Also Caballero is given first time football, with Andreas Christensen confirmed as a centre-back. Jamie Cumming and George McEachran are on the bench.

Here’s how the teams will start (kick-off time: 5.55PM BST) in Budapest:

CHELSEA – Caballero, Zappacosta, Christensen, Ampadu, Emerson, Fabregas, Barkley, Loftus-Cheek, Willian, Morata, Hudson-Odoi

Subs: Cumming, Alonso, Jorginho, Pedro, Giroud, Luiz, McEachran

Manager: Maurizio Sarri

VIDI FC –  Vinicius, Fiola, Hadzic, Huszti, Nego, Nikolov, Stopira, Juhasz, Scepovic, Milanov

Subs: to be announced

Manager: Marko Nikolic

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Chelsea take on Tottenham Hotspur at Wembley Stadium in Premier League MatchDay 13 this evening. No changes for Maurizio Sarri‘s side from the last home game against Everton (0-0) before the international break.

Erik Lamela and Lucas Moura start from the bench in Spurs’ line-up. Also Jan Vertonghen not included in the starting XI as the Belgian defender is still recovering from an injury. Serge Aurier replaces Kieran Trippier (groin injury) in defense.

TOTTENHAM – Lloris, Aurier, Alderweireld, Foyth, Davies, Sissoko, Dier, Eriksen, Alli, Son, Kane.

Substitutes: Gazzaniga, Vertonghen, Walker-Peters, Winks, Lamela, Moura, Llorente.

Manager: Mauricio Pochettino

CHELSEA – Kepa, Azpilicueta, Rudiger, Luiz, Alonso, Jorginho, Kante, Kovacic, Willian, Morata, Hazard.

Substitutes: Caballero, Zappacosta, Christensen, Barkley, Fabregas, Pedro, Giroud.

Manager: Maurizio Sarri

Venue: Wembley Stadium

Kick-Off: 5.30PM

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CHELSEA – Kepa, Zappacosta, Cahill, Christensen, Emerson, Fabregas, Kovacic, Loftus-Cheek, Pedro, Willian, Morata.

Subs: Caballero, Ampadu, Alonso, Moses, Kante, Barkley, Hazard

FC VIDI – Tujvel, FIola, Juhasz, Vinicius, Stopira, Nego, Hadzic, Nikolov, Huszti, Scepovic, Milanov.

Subs: Kovacsik, Kovacs, Berecz, Hodzic, Paktai, Tamas, Hangya

Manager: Maurizio Sarri

Kick-Off: 8PM BST

Venue: Stamford Bridge

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WEST HAM – Fabianski, Zabaleta, Balbuena, Diop, Masuaku, Obiang, Rice, Noble, Anderson, Yarmolenko, Antonio.

Subs: Adrian, Cresswell, Fredericks, Ogbonna, Sanchez, Snodgrass, Lucas.

Manager: Manuel Pellegrini

CHELSEA – Kepa, Azpilicueta, David Luiz, Rudiger, Alonso, Jorginho, Kante, Kovacic, Willian, Hazard, Giroud.

Subs: Caballero, Cahill, Zappacosta, Moses,Fabregas, Barkley, Morata.

Manager: Maurizio Sarri

Kick-Off: 1.30PM

Venue: Olympic Stadium

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West Ham picked up their first points of the season after beating Everton 3-1 at Goodison Park last time out, while Chelsea could extend their winning streak to remain on top of Premier League table level on points with Liverpool.

Team News

WEST HAM – Marco Arnautovic remains a doubt for the Hammers with also Javier Hernandez potentially sidelined with a virus. Jack Wilshere has recently suffered an ankle injury (he also underwent surgery earlier this week) and won’t feature today.

CHELSEA – Winger Pedro Rodriguez has yet to recover from the collision with PAOK keeper Paschalakis on Thursday and won’t be in the squad to face the London rivals. On the other hand, both David Luiz and Mateo Kovacic are likely to be fit as well as Blues’ star Eden Hazard.

Predicted Line Ups

WEST HAM – Fabianski, Masuaku, Diop, Balbuena, Zabaleta, Rice, Anderson, Obiang, Noble, Yarmolenko, Perez

CHELSEA – Arrizabalaga, Azpillicueta, Rudiger, Luiz, Alonso, Kante, Jorginho, Kovacic, Willian, Hazard, Giroud

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NEWCASTLE – Dubravka; Yedlin, Schär, Fernandez, Clarck, Dummet, Ricthie, Ki, Diamé, Murphy, Rondón.

Subs: Darlow, Sterry, Rodstaff, Atsu, Muto, Perez, Joselu.

Manager: Rafa Benitez

 

CHELSEA – Arrizabalaga; Azpilicueta, David Luiz, Rudiger, Marcos Alonso; Jorginho, Kovacic, Kante; Pedro, Morata, Hazard.

Subs: Caballero, Christensen, Zappacosta, Loftus-Cheek, Barkley, Willian, Giroud.

Manager: Mauizio Sarri

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CHELSEA – Arrizabalaga, Azpilicueta, Rudiger, David Luiz, Marcos Alonso, Jorginho, Kante, Barkley, Willian, Pedro, Morata

Subs: Caballero, Christensen, Zappacosta, Moses, Hazard, Kovacic, Giroud.

Manager: Maurizio Sarri

 

ARSENAL – Cech, Bellerin, Sokratis, Mustafi, Monreal, Guendouzi, Xhaka, Iwobi, Ozil, Mkhitaryan, Aubameyang.

Subs: Leno, Lichtsteiner, Elneny, Torreira, Ramsey, Welbeck, Lacazette.

Manager: Unai Emery

 

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