[Teams] Chelsea vs Newcastle: Confirmed Line-Ups From Stamford Bridge

By on January 28, 2018

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Chelsea will be looking to book their place in the fifth round of the FA Cup when they take on Newcastle United at Stamford Bridge this afternoon.

Antonio Conte has recalled Michy Batshuayi to the starting eleven with Eden Hazard and Pedro offering support in attack. Willy Caballero starts in goal in place of the injured Thibaut Courtois.

Garry Cahill comes back in to the defence alongside Andreas Christensen and Antonio Rudiger while Davide Zappacosta is recalled in place of Victor Moses in the right wing-back position.

Danny Drinkwater comes in alongside N’Golo Kante in midfield with Cesc Fabregas named among the substitutes along with Ross Barkley.

Here are the confirmed line-ups:

Chelsea

Caballero; Rudiger, Christensen, Cahill (c); Zappacosta, Drinkwater, Kante, Alonso; Pedro, Batshuayi, Hazard.

Subs: Eduardo, Ampadu, Moses, Fabregas, Barkley, Musonda, Hudson-Odoi.

Newcastle

Darlow, Manquillo, Mbemba, Lascelles, Clark, Haidara, Shelvey, Saivet, Hayden, Ritchie, Gayle.

Subs: Woodman, Yedlin, Dummett, Diamé, Atsu, Murphy, Joselu.

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