[Teams] Basel vs Chelsea: Confirmed Line-ups
Chelsea are in Switzerland to take on FC Basel tonight for the first leg of their Europa League semi final. Here are the confirmed line-ups for the big game.
Chelsea are in Switzerland to take on FC Basel tonight for the first leg of their Europa League semi final.
The Blues reached the last four with a 5-4 aggregate win over Rubin Kazan in the previous round while Basel edged out Tottenham 4-1 on penalties after the tie had ended 4-4, so it promises to be an exciting encounter this evening.
Boss Rafa Benitez has shuffled his pack once again with Ashley Cole returning at left-back after a three week absence. John Terry starts alongside Branislav Ivanovic while David Luiz plays in central midfield alongside Frank Lampard. Victor Moses also plays with Juan Mata among the subs.
Here are the confirmed line-ups for the game.
Sommer; P Degen, Schar, Dragovic, Park; F Frei; Salah, Die, Elneny, Stocker; Streller.
Subs: Vailati, Sauro, Steinhofer, Diaz, D Degen, Zoua, Cabral.
Cech, Azpilicueta, Ivanovic, Terry, Cole, Luiz, Lampard, Ramires, Hazard, Moses, Torres.
Subs: Turnbull, Cahill, Bertrand, Mikel, Oscar, Mata, Benayoun.
Now we’ve seen the teams, whats you predicted score for the game? Get involved in the comments section below.
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