MySportPlug Chelsea Vs Leeds United Matchday Preview run down between the two Premier League sides who go up against each other later today.
The Blues are coming off a disappointing UEFA Champions League game which saw them being held to a 3-3 draw by Zenit Saint Petersburg as they finished second in the group stages.
Chelsea Vs Leeds United Matchday Preview is another game in which the London side will be hoping they can bounce back as their Premier League form has been going down due to their injury crisis which cost them the last game.
All things good ahead of today’s game, Thomas Tuchel will be counting on his team to overcome their recent poor form which has been making them perform below expectations from their fans over the past few matches.
CHELSEA VS LEEDS UNITED MATCHDAY PREVIEW TEAM NEWS
So much is expected to go down in this encounter in the English Premier League later today as a win would do so much good for the home side who need to go back top of the table after crashing down to 3rd position.
Last time Chelsea Vs Leeds United matchday Preview went down it ended with the Blues getting a 3-1 win at Stamford Bridge during the 2020-21 season which was a good one for them finishing fourth on the League table.
Leeds United last match in the League ended with them playing a 2-2 draw against new comers Brentford who gave them a good run for their money as they were unable to get all three points despite the home advantage.
Chelsea played against West Ham United which didn’t finish good as they started the encounter taking the lead twice and ended up losing the London derby 3-2 against the Hammers who got the job done against another big team.
CHELSEA VS LEEDS UNITED MATCHDAY PREVIEW INJURY UPDATE
It’s still no much good news concerning four players including Mateo Kovacic who Thomas Tuchel still confirm they are out of the encounter between Chelsea Vs Leeds United Matchday Preview.
Jorginho is back and would be available for the match which means the Blues will lineup with a two defensive midfielders unlike the game against Zenit Saint Petersburg which saw Reece James playing in the position with Ross Barkley.
HERE IS WHAT THOMAS TUCHEL SAID:
‘Trev is still out. Mateo Kovacic is out, N’Golo Kante out for tomorrow, and Ben Chilwell,’ Tuchel confirmed.
‘He did the last two training sessions and I think he will do what he did the last games, play through pain and do what he needs to be on the pitch,’ Tuchel said about Jorginho.
NGolo Kante alongside other three players are nearing a return which could see him and Mateo Kovacic possible come back in the Blues next match or maybe the one to come after that as they need to recover fully.
CHELSEA VS LEEDS UNITED MATCHDAY PREVIEW LINEUP AND FORMATION
A little bit of relief as Reece James will be deployed back to his normal position after their encounter against Zenit Saint Petersburg which saw him and other playing a different role than their usual.
Edouard Mendy (Goalkeeper); Andreas Christensen, Thiago Silva, Antonio Rudiger (Defenders); Reece James, Ruben Loftus Cheek, Jorginho, Marcos Alonso (Midfielders); Mason Mount, Timo Werner (Attackers); Romelu Lukaku (Striker).
These are the expected starting players for the match between Chelsea Vs Leeds United Matchday Preview later today as Thomas Tuchel is looking to bounce back from their last defeat to West Ham United at the London Stadium.
CHELSEA VS LEEDS UNITED MATCHDAY PREVIEW KICKOFF TIME
The match between Chelsea Vs Leeds United will be going down at Stamford Bridge live with kickoff by 16:00 UK and 4:00 PM Nigeria, also check your local time to see when the game will be going on from your Country.
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CHELSEA VS LEEDS UNITED MATCHDAY PREVIEW BETTING TIPS
Base on Chelsea Vs Leeds United Matchday Preview last encounter, it ended with a 3-1 result while the second leg at Ellen Road was a goalless affair, which means this one will be hard to call between them.
Our take will be to book the match with a direct win for the home side which they need if they are to make it back ontop the table, or better still place your bet 1 and over 1.5 goals which could increase the odds for better cash out.
CORRECT SCORELINE TIPS
Chelsea 5-0 Leeds United
Chelsea 3-0 Leeds United
Chelsea 2-1 Leeds United
Chelsea 2-0 Leeds United
WATCH CHELSEA VS LEEDS UNITED MATCHDAY PREVIEW PRESS CONFERENCE
The Blues manager had so much to say ahead of Chelsea Vs Leeds United Matchday Preview which for him he is looking forward to having a good weekend after their Champions League outing.
WATCH THOMAS TUCHEL PRESS CONFERENCE VIDEO: