Chelsea Vs Tottenham Matchday Preview of the EFL Carabao Cup semi-final first leg from MySportPlug is set to go down later today between both London clubs.
A London derby set to go down in the EFL Carabao Cup first leg encounter which is expected to be one filled with so many memories as Spurs manager will be returning to a place he once called home during his first stint in England.
So much is expected to happen with both teams gunning for a win which is possible to happen as they have been fair enough this season but this could be another uncomfortable for the Blues who have been struggling despite their 2-2 draw against Liverpool on Sunday.
Chelsea Vs Tottenham Matchday Preview is one of the first legs of a two-way encounter which could see one of them going through into the final to play against either Arsenal or Liverpool who is the other two semifinalists waiting to see how things go with them playing too.
CHELSEA VS TOTTENHAM MATCHDAY PREVIEW AND TEAM NEWS
Another mouthwatering encounter which is also a London derby between two of the biggest coming from that region and has been good so far giving them the bragging rights to be called amongst the best alongside Arsenal who has a rich history in the local scene.
Chelsea Vs Tottenham Matchday Preview, an encounter that will determine who goes into the next round of the EFL Carabao Cup final with Arsenal Vs Liverpool also playing against each other the following day in a two-legged match to get a winner from both games.
Chelsea’s last match was against Liverpool in the English Premier League which saw them coming from 2-0 goals down to end the encounter with a 2-2 draw against The Reds who almost lost the game if not for their good defending and goalkeeper after 90 minutes.
Tottenham played against Watford on New Year’s day which saw them struggle but managed to get a narrow 1-0 victory keeping their new manager’s unbeaten run intact as they continued their fine form in the English Premier League which isn’t looking to be ending soon.
The last time both teams played against each other it ended with a 0-3 victory for Chelsea who made light work of Tottenham at their home ground in the Premier League during Nuno Espirito Santo era before he was later sacked and replaced by Antonio Conte.
CHELSEA VS TOTTENHAM MATCHDAY PREVIEW INJURY UPDATE
Thomas Tuchel confirmed Trevoh Chalobah and Andreas Christensen are both out of the encounter later today as they are both injured while he confirmed Timo Werner return to the team which is another boost as the team is looking good with mostly all players back.
HERE IS WHAT THE MANAGER HAD TO SAY:
“Andreas is a doubt for tomorrow,’ the German said at his pre-match press conference. “Trevoh is out for tomorrow because he has had a re-injury from before.
“Timo Werner trained yesterday, we have one more session to go and he feels much better which is a really good sign.
“He took part in full training, at full intensity, and did not react at all. If today’s training goes well for him then we will look to have him on the bench and maybe give him some minutes.’
The manager is expected to have most of his key players with Romelu Lukaku also likely to make a return following his interview which sparked a heated controversy that saw the manager dropping him out of the team due to how his words escalated into something bad.
CHELSEA VS TOTTENHAM MATCHDAY PREVIEW LINEUP AND FORMATION
Edouard Mendy already left the team leaving the manager with no choice but to go with his second option who has also been helpful in Chelsea’s quest to win the EFL Carabao Cup with his tremendous performance over the past games till this one.
Kepa Arrizabalaga (Goalkeeper); Malang Sarr, Antonio Rudiger, Thiago Silva (Defenders); Cesar Azpilicueta, N Golo Kante, Jorginho, Marcos Alonso (Midfielders); Mason Mount, Christian Pulisic (Attackers); Romelu Lukaku (Striker).
This is how the lineup is expected to be during Chelsea Vs Tottenham Matchday Preview which could only be changed if any late issue develops as players are now easily being affected by Covid in the past few weeks which hit the Blues badly with mostly all their key man dropped out of the team.
CHELSEA VS TOTTENHAM MATCHDAY PREVIEW KICKOFF TIME
Chelsea Vs Tottenham Matchday Preview will be going down live at Stamford Bridge at 20:45 UK and 8:45 Pm Nigeria, you can also check from your location to which Time the encounter will be going down so you won’t miss any of the action later today.
MYSPORTPLUG will be serving you LIVE STREAMING of the encounter which will be dropped five minutes before kickoff to watch on your PC or Mobile Phone with so much expected to go down as the Blues hope to come out victorious after 90 minutes played.
CHELSEA VS TOTTENHAM MATCHDAY PREVIEW BETTING TIPS
This encounter won’t be an easy one to predict because both teams stand an equal chance of getting a win as Spurs are currently going unbeaten while the Blue’s last game against Liverpool showed how much they have improved from their last few games which wasn’t a good one for them dropping points.
Antonio Conte returning to Stamford Bridge isn’t a good one for the Chelsea side who are not hoping they can make things happen to play against a manager who knows so much about them during his time as their boss, but this won’t be an issue as Thomas Tuchel have his plan.
Let’s give this match Chelsea Vs Tottenham Matchday Preview a straight to the home side who are more likely to be Spurs, or place it 1x and under 2.5 goals just to be on a safe side but if this isn’t good enough you try any of out correct result tips below.
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CHELSEA VS TOTTENHAM MATCHDAY PREVIEW THOMAS TUCHEL PRESS CONFERENCE
Thomas Tuchel had so much to address during his press conference for Chelsea Vs Tottenham Matchday Preview EFL Carabao Cup, which saw the manager talking about his side readiness going unto this encounter which is very important to them.
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