Frank Lampard would have to draft a master tactical lineup against Aston villa. Chelsea have the opportunity to go five points clear in the premier league table. Below are chelsea full squad with injuries that would likely feature in today’s match.
Chelsea Squad that will face Aston villa
Goalkeeper: Willy Caballero and Arizzabalagga
Midfielders: Kovacic, Mason Mount, Anjorin, Ross Barkley, Ngolo Kante, Loftus Cheek, Van Ginkel
Forwards: Tammy Abraham, Pulisic, Olivier Giroud, Pedro, Willan and Michy Batshuayi
Defenders: Tomori, Rudiger, Christensen, Marcos Alonso, Emerson, Cesar Azipilicueta, Kurt Zouma and Reece James.
Injury and Suspensions
Kante, Pulisic, Willan and Reece James were injured before the lockdown but have resume physical training, they would be available to play but might not start the match. Husson Odoi is yet to feature for chelsea and would certainly miss out the clash as he is not fit to participate. Jorginho will also miss the games due to suspension.
TV Broadcast: Sky sports while the time of the match is 4.15 pm
Officials for match:
referee: Paul Tierney
assistant referee: Mark Scholes and Scott Ledger
4th Official: Graham Scott
VAR Officials: Lee Mason and Ian Hussin (Assistant)
chelsea possible lineuo against Aston villa
Chelsea would start Arizzabalagga at the goal post. While they would lineup Marcos Alonso, Antonio Rudiger, Kurt Zouma and Cesar Azipilicueta. The defensive Midfield would be taken care of by Gilmour, he will partner with Mason Mount and Barkley. James would position at the right wing, while Pedro would start at the left wing. Olivier Giroud would start at the front.