With Arsenal at the Bridge, we begin a stretch of four critical Premier League games in twelve days. They’re in a scramble for fourth place, but we can remain clear of them if we keep our good form and winning streak going.
With such a short turnaround after Sunday’s FA Cup quarterfinal, Thomas Tuchel has moved his pack quite a bit, with an entirely remade backline and Lukaku starting up top!
Chelsea starting lineup (3-4-3):
Mendy | Sarr, Christensen, James | Alonso, Kanté, Loftus-Cheek, Azpilicueta (c) | Werner, Lukaku, Mount
Substitutes from: Arrizabalaga, Chalobah, Silva, Barkley, Jorginho, Saúl, Pulisic, Ziyech, Havertz
Arsenal starting lineup (4-2-3-1):
Ramsdale | Tavares, Holding, Gabriel, White | Elneny, Xhaka | Smith Rowe, Ødegaard, Saka | Nketiah