[Teams] Chelsea vs Steaua Bucharest: Confirmed Line-ups

By on March 14, 2013

Chelsea welcome Romanian outfit Steaua Bucharest to Stamford Bridge on Thursday night looking to overturn a 1-0 deficit to reach the quarter finals of the Europa League.

The Blues lost by a single goal in last weeks away leg but the European champions should be confident of turning things around on their own turf tonight to progress to the  last eight.

Boss Rafa Benitez has recalled striker Fernando Torres for the game with Demba Ba ineligible after playing for Newcastle in a previous round, while captain John Terry also returns to the starting line-up.  Here are the confirmed line-ups:

Chelsea Team

Cech, Azpilicueta, Terry, Luiz, Cole, Ramires, Mikel, Oscar, Mata, Hazard, Torres

Subs: Turnbull, Lampard, Moses, Ferreira, Cahill, Benayoun, Bertrand


Tatausanu, Szukata, Pintilii, Chipciu, Tanase, Latovlevici, Rapa, Chiriches, Rusescu, Bourceanu, Popa

Subs: Stanca, Gardos, Filip, Prepelita, Leandro Tatu, Iancu, Adi Sobrinho

Now we’ve seen the teams whats your predicted score for the game? Get involved in the comments section below.

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  1. adekunle

    March 14, 2013 at 7:44 pm

    chelsea4 buchare 2.

  2. Chibuike okpara

    March 14, 2013 at 10:21 pm

    Up chelsea, nobody underate my blues, we are now in quarter final.

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