Chelsea v Man City – Team News and Predicted Line Ups

Chelsea v Man City – Team News and Predicted Line Ups

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Chelsea are set to face Manchester City at Stamford Bridge (Kick-Off time 5.30PM BST), in a crucial clash for the Premier League champions’ title hopes.

Team News

CHELSEA 

  • Antonio Conte has the full squad fit and available, except for latest signing Danny Drinkwater (sidelined with a calf injury);

MAN CITY 

  • Sergio Aguero won’t feature this evening after suffering a broken rib following a crash injury in Amsterdam, while he was traveling in a taxi;
  • Pep Guardiola confirmed yesterday that also club’s captain Vincent Kompany has not been selected in the squad which travelled to West London;
  • Long-term injured Benjamin Mendy is also sidelined after suffering a rupture of the ACL a few days ago. The Frenchman underwent surgery and will miss out on large part of the season.

Predicted LineUps

CHELSEA (3-4-2-1) Courtois; Azpilicueta, Cahill, Christensen; Moses, Kante, Bakayoko, Alonso; Hazard, Pedro; Morata

MAN CITY (3-4-2-1) Ederson; Danilo, Stones, Otamendi; Fernandinho; Walker, De Bruyne, D. Silva, B. Silva Delph; Jesus