[Teams] Chelsea vs Shakhtar: Confirmed Line-ups

By on November 7, 2012

Chelsea will look to get the defence of their Champions League trophy back on track as Shakhtar Donetsk come to Stamford Bridge on Wednesday night.

Manager Roberto Di Matteo has decided against recalling captain John Terry for the game after he sat out the fourth and final game of his domestic ban during Saturday’s 1-1 draw with Swansea. Gary Cahill partners David Luiz at the back.

Here are the confirmed line-ups for the game.

Chelsea Team

Cech, Ivanovic, Cahill, Luiz, Bertrand; Mikel, Ramires; Mata, Oscar, Hazard; Torres.

Subs: Turnbull, Azpilicueta, Terry, Romeu, Marin, Moses, Sturridge

Shakhtar Donetsk Team

Paytov, Srna, Rakitskiy, Kucher, Rat, Hübschman, Fernandinho, Mkhitaryan, Willian, Alex Teixeira, Luiz Adriano


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  1. Victor

    November 7, 2012 at 7:28 pm

    This is the perfect lineup for this match. Up blues, get the 3 points

  2. tipaz

    November 7, 2012 at 7:56 pm

    it is nt rite in sense dat OSCAR and HAZARD are been use a lot wich can fatigue.So nt until dey av injuries b4 dey stop usin dem it is outspoken

  3. afolabi olushola

    November 8, 2012 at 9:36 am

    Up chelsea! Blues for life our best is yet to come. Pls buy good striker and one midfielder and one full back defender

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