[Teams] Chelsea vs Arsenal: Confirmed Line-Ups
Chelsea will be looking to kick start their title defence when they entertain Arsenal at Stamford Bridge this lunchtime. Here are the confirmed line-ups:
Chelsea will be looking to kick start their title defence when they entertain Arsenal at Stamford Bridge this lunchtime.
Jose Mourinho has decided to leave John Terry out of his starting eleven with Gary Cahill continuing alongside Kurt Zouma at the back.
Pedro has recovered from a minor knock to start in attack alongside Oscar and Eden Hazard while Cesc Fabregas faces his former side.
Arsene Wenger has recalled several of his starting eleven following their rest during Wednesday’s defeat in Europe with Petr Cech back in goal to face his former side.
Francis Coquelin, Hector Bellerin and Aaron Ramsey are also recalled to the starting eleven while Theo Walcott starts up front ahead of Olivier Giroud.
Here are the confirmed line-ups:
Begovic; Ivanovic, Zouma, Cahill, Azpilicueta; Matic, Fabregas; Pedro, Oscar, Hazard; Diego Costa
Subs: Blackman, Terry, Mikel, Ramires, Loftus-Cheek, Falcao and Remy.
Cech, Bellerin, Gabriel, Koscielny, Monreal, Coquelin, Cazorla, Ramsey, Ozil, Alexis, Walcott.
Subs: Ospina; Debuchy, Gibbs, chambers; Arteta, Chamberlain; Giroud.
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