Chelsea will return to action on Saturday as they prepare to face Brentford in another premier league London Derby this season. Brentford has been one of the most improved team this season. They have beaten Arsenal and West Ham and played draw with West Ham United. The game will kick off by 3:pm Today.
7 players have been declared unfit for the game. Tuchel confirmed that Thiago Silva won’t be available for the game while Rudiger is injured with a back injury. While Lukaku is now fit, Ziyech and Pulisic will also miss the game due to injuries. Brentford will also be without three of their players. Shandon, DaSilva and Sorensen are still unavailable for selection while Ajer and Vitaly have been declared fit.
CHELSEA PREDICTED LINE UP
With Rudiger and Silva absent, the only available options in the defense are Chalobah, Christensen and Azplilicueta. Chilwell can start ahead of Alonso while Kante, Jorginho and Loftus Cheek play in the middle. Tuchel has already hinted in his press conference that Werner will start. The German Star can start with Lukaku in front.
BRENTFORD PREDICTED LINE UP
Brentford is likely to go for its usual 3-5-2 formation.
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