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EFL CUP: Chelsea Team News, Training Photos, And Possible Lineup Ahead Of Tuesday's Showdown

Chelsea will be seeking to reach the next phase of the EFL Cup on Tuesday when they welcome Southampton to the Stamford Bridge Stadium in London.

The Blues will be going into the game off the back of their 7-0 victory over Norwich City in the English Premier League last weekend, while their visitors, Southampton played out a 2-2 draw with Burnley.

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Team News:

Romelu Lukaku missed Chelsea last game against Norwich City due to an injury he picked up in UEFA Champions League, the Belgian will not be available for selection again on Tuesday against Southampton.

Timor Werner will also miss the game due to an injury that will keep him out of action for the next few weeks.

Ngolo Kante resumed training with the team on Monday ahead of the game, the French man missed Chelsea last game due to the injury he picked up in the UEFA Champions League game against Malmo.

Chelsea coach, Tomas Tuchel is expected to make huge changes to the team that started their last game against Norwich City. The likes of Kepa Arrizabalaga, Saul Niguez, Marcos Alonso, Ruben Loftus-Cheek, and Hakim Ziyech are all expected to make the starting lineup on Tuesday against Southampton at Stamford Bridge.

Training Photos:

The Blues concluded their preparation for the game against Southampton on Monday, where they converged at the Cobham training ground to hold their last training session before the encounter.

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Chelsea Predicted Starting Lineup:

Kepa; Recce James, Chalobah, Malang Sarr, Marcos Alonso; Ruben Loftus-Cheek, Kovacic, Saul Niguez; Kai Havertz, Callum Hudson-Odoi, Hakim Ziyech.

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