Ross Barkley starts from the bench in today’s clash against Manchester United. The England international scored his first Chelsea goal in the 0-3 victory over Southampton last time out. Also Frenchman Olivier Giroud has been dropped for Alvaro Morata.
Big news for Manchester United as former Chelsea star Juan Mata will play in midfield, while Ander Herrera is benched.
CHELSEA – Kepa, Azpilicueta, Luiz, Rudiger, Alonso, Jorginho, Kante, Kovacic, Willian, Morata, Hazard.
Subs: Caballero, Fabregas, Barkley, Pedro, Giroud, Zappacosta, Cahill.
Manager: Maurizio Sarri
MAN UNITED – De Gea, Young, Lindelof, Smalling, Shaw, Pogba, Matic, Mata, Rashford, Lukaku, Martial.
Subs: Romero, Bailly, Sanchez, Pereira, Fred, Herrera, Darmian
Manager: Jose Mourinho
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Kick-Off: 12.30PM BST