The match line-up for today’s crunch tie against Manchester United has been revealed, and Jose Mourinho has named a very attacking side for this fixture.
Chris Smalling and Victor Lindelof will partner at centre-back, and Juan Mata was rewarded for his display against Newcastle with a start in this game. The front three will be marshaled by Anthony Martial, Marcus Rashford and Romelu Lukaku with Lukaku at the centre upfront.
See the team news below:
Chelsea starting XI
Kepa; Azpilicueta (c), Rudiger, David Luiz, Alonso; Kante, Jorginho, Kovacic; Willian, Morata, Hazard.
Subs: Caballero, Cahill, Zappacosta, Fabregas, Barkley, Pedro, Giroud.
Manchester United starting XI:
De Gea; Young (c), Smalling, Lindelof, Shaw, Pogba, Matic, Mata, Rashford, Lukaku, Martial.
Subs: Romero, Darmian, Bailly, Herrera, Pereira, Fred, Sanchez.