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CARABAO CUP: Mount’s fitness, Kovacic’s form and other reasons why Chelsea will defeat Southampton.

The English Premier League giants Chelsea would be hoping to avoid defeat when they face Southampton in the 4th round of the Carabao cup.

The West London based club Chelsea would be hoping to emerge victorious in order to secure their places in the next stage of the competition.

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The German and Chelsea head coach Thomas Tuchel is expected to name a strong lineup for their crucial cup match against Southampton.

The Chelsea Superstars which include Kepa Arrizabalaga, Malang Sarr, Cesar Azpilicueta, Marcus Alonso, Trevor Chalobah, Ross Barkley, Ruben Loftus Cheek, Callum Hudson-Odoi, Mason Mount and Kai Havertz are all expected to face Southampton.

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Earlier this morning, The Chelsea players and technical crews had their first training session ahead of crucial cup match against Southampton.

The likes of Antonio Rudiger, Ben Chiwell, Thiago Silva, Andreas Christensen, Mateo Kovacic, Jorginho, N’golo Kante and Edouard Mendy were all pictured at the training ground.

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Let's take a look at 4 reasons why Chelsea would defeat Southampton;

1. KOVACIC’S FORM: The Croatian and Chelsea midfielder Mateo Kovacic would be hoping to continue his incredible form when they face Southampton.

The 26 years old Chelsea midfielder is expected to feature against Southampton.

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2. MOUNT’S FITNESS: The 23 years old Chelsea Midfielder Mason Mount has fully recovered from the minor injury he sustained during their emphatic 7 - 0 win over Norwich City.

The Chelsea midfielder is expected to be named in the starting line up for their crucial cup match against Southampton.

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3. TUCHEL'S TACTICS : The German and Chelsea tactician Thomas Tuchel is expected to use a 3-5-2 formation in their crucial cup match against Southampton.

The Chelsea and German head coach Thomas Tuchel is expected to also use Callum Hudson-Odoi and Hakim Ziyech as wingers in order to create more chances for the attacker.

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4. CHILWELL’S FORM: The England and Chelsea full back Ben Chilwell would also be hoping to continue his incredible form when they face Southampton.

The 23 years old Chelsea full back is expected to feature against Southampton.

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