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CHE vs NOR: How Chelsea Can Lineup With Kai Havertz As False Nine

Chelsea will be without Romelu Lukaku and Timo Werner during the weekend English Premier League clash vs Norwich City. Romelu Lukaku and Timo Werner suffered an injury during the midweek UEFA Champions League. This article takes a look at how Chelsea can line up in the absence of the two strikers. 


Chelsea coach, Thomas Tuchel will be forced to make some changes in the lineup due to the absence of the two strikers. Chelsea will be without a striker when they host Norwich at Stamford Bridge. 

Since Chelsea will be without a striker tomorrow, Tuchel should select Reuben Loftus-Cheek and Kovaçic in the midfield. The duo can drive the ball forward and help link play. (Credit: Goal)

 Chelsea should utilize the wings and focus on scoring from 'open play.' Tuchel should select players that can deliver effectively from the wings. Callum Hudson Odoi and Mason Mount will be effective in the wing roles. 

Here is how Chelsea can line up with a 3-4-3 formation and Kai Havertz as 'false nine'. 

Goalkeeper: Mendy

Defenders: Trevoh Chalobah, Christensen, Antonio Rudiger

Midfielders: Reece James, Kovaçic, Reuben Loftus-Cheek, Ben Chilwell 

Attackers: Callum Hudon Odoi, Kai Havertz in the front as "false nine" and Mason Mount. 


What are your thoughts on the lineup? Share them from the comments section. 

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