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JUV vs CHE: Current Form, Head-To-Head, Chelsea Injury News, Possible Formation & Lineup

The blues will go up against Juventus in the Champions League as they hope to return to winning ways, the game is slated to hold on the 29th of September 2021, both teams were drawn in the same UCL group and they have been tipped to progress from the group.

Ahead of the game we will be taking a look at some analysis between both team, also the predicted formation and Lineup will also be in view.

Current Form

Chelsea are in top form this season but they fell short in their last game as Manchester City defeated them in the Premier League, hopefully those that loss is just a glitch and the blues will return to winning ways against Juventus.

Juventus began the season in poor form, but they seem to have found their form with three wins and a draw in their last five games, their last game was a hard fought 3-2 win over Sampdoria.

Head-To-Head

Historically, Chelsea vs Juventus has been an even battle, their last four meetings has ended with Juventus and Chelsea securing a victory each while the other two meetings ended in 2-2 draw, hopefully we will be experiencing a win and not another draw.

Injury News

There are big injury news for both teams as Chelsea are without four of their first team stars, Mason Mount, Christian Pulisic, Reece James and Ngolo Kante will miss the game.

Kante has tested positive for corona virus while Reece James have a painful injury, Pulisic is a long term absentee while Mount continues be unavailable after missing the Man City game through a knee injury.

For Juventus two of their key attackers will miss the game, Paulo Dybala walked off their last game crying after he sustained and injury, Morata too is out of the game through an injury sustained in the Sampdoria game.

Match Referee

Spanish referee, Jesus Gil is the center referee for the game.

Key Players

Romelu Lukaku has had a huge impact since returning to Chelsea for a huge £98m transfer fee, the striker will be expected to make things happen.

Federico Chiesa has been in top form this season, in the absence of Morata and Dybala he will be expected to keep Juventus firing on all cylinders in attack.

Match Prediction

Chelsea are expected to secure a hard fought win, with the exception of the 1-0 loss to Man City the blues have been spotless, but Juventus are a top team and they will provide some resistance but Tuchel's men are expected to come out on top.

Possible Formation

in the absence of Mason Mount, Thomas Tuchel tweaked his formation against Manchester City, he switched from a 3-4-3 to a 3-5-2, the change didn't pay off as Chelsea lost the game, so he is expected to revert to the 3-4 -3 Formation.

Possible Lineup

The team for the last game is expected to experience four changes with, Reece James, Kante injured, Timo Werner should also drop to the bench.

Goalkeeper: Edouard Mendy

Defenders: Andreas Christensen, Antonio Rudiger and Thiago Silva. Wingbacks: Azpilcueta and Marcos Alonso.

Midfielders: Matteo Kovacic and Jorginho.

Attackers: Romelu Lukaku, Kai Havertz and Hakim Ziyech.


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