UCL: Chelsea vs Juventus Early Teams News, Injury Update, Possible Line Up And Formation

Chelsea go head to head with the Old Lady today at Stamford Bridge as they aim to go at par points with the visitors

Juventus trip to West London to face Blues after their first leg 1-0 victory with Chiesa providing the only goal of the game.

Blues ahead of the clash, are handed a boost on their line up with the return of Romelu Lukaku, Christian Pulisic and Timo Werner.

Although Thomas Tuchel has shared his doubts on Lukaku’s involvements in today’s game as he could still be rested to recover fully from injury.

Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel addressing the press on Monday ahead of the UCL clash against Juventus on Tuesday night.

Mateo Kovacic will surely miss out today’s game through injury as he yet to come off his hamstring set back. Kai Havertz has lately been reported to be a doubt for the game amid injury concerns.

Similar to Juventus who have lots of players unlikely to make the starting eleven today, including Dybala as the manager stated his return to fitness doesn’t yet guarantee his involvement in the starting eleven.

Blues will be keen to fire warning notes to opponents about their strong urge to defend the title with at least a win against Juventus today as that will also push them towards finishing above the Italians.

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Chelsea Predicted Starting Eleven

  • Edouard Mendy (GK)
  • Cesar Azpilicueta (DEF)
  • Christensen (DEF)
  • Rudiger (DEF)
  • Reece James (MDF)
  • Jorginho (MDF)
  • N’Golo Kante (MDF)
  • Ben Chilwell (MDF)
  • Christian Pulisic (ST)
  • Timo Werner (ST)
  • Mason Mount (ST)

Juventus Predicted Starting Eleven

  • Szczensny (GK)
  • De Ligt (DEF)
  • Rugani (DEF)
  • Bonucci (DEF)
  • Alex Sandro (DEF)
  • McKennie (MDF)
  • Rabiot (MDF)
  • Locatelli (MDF)
  • Cuadrado (ST)
  • Chiesa (ST)
  • Alvaro Morata (ST)

Date / Time: Tuesday, November 23, 20.00 GMT; 3:00pm EST; 1:30am IST.
Venue: Stamford Bridge, SW6.
Referee: Srdjan Jovanovic (Serbia).
Forecast: Light cloud and light winds.