Chelsea will face Manchester Metropolis on Saturday in a troublesome match that might have an enormous bearing on the Premier League title race for the Blues.
In response to stories, Edouard Mendy is match and can begin in opposition to Manchester Metropolis on Saturday. Nonetheless, Christian Pulisic remains to be not match as he recovers from an harm he suffered through the worldwide break whereas Mason Mount as additionally been dominated out for the conflict as he suffered a minor harm within the Aston Villa sport and completed the match with the harm.
Though, Mason Mount is making good progress he gained’t nonetheless be slot in time for Saturday’s kick-off in opposition to Manchester Metropolis.
Beneath are Three methods Chelsea may line up after they play in opposition to Man Metropolis on Saturday EPL sport.
1. With Christian Pulisic sidelined as a consequence of harm issues, it implies that Timo Werner could possibly be set for his first league begin of the season on the left of a entrance three whereas Romelu Lukaku will line up centrally, and Kai Havertz will again him up.
Kante ought to be despatched from the beginning in midfield, whereas Jorginho will assist him along with his defensive abilities.
2. On the flanks, Marcos Alonso will lead the Blues supported by Cesar Azpilicueta. Then Andreas Christensen and Thiago Silva will cowl up the again, with Antonio Rudiger securing the protection.
3. Lastly, with Thomas Tuchel confirming the return of Edouard Mendy, it means Kepa Arrizabalaga should relaxation after serving to the Blues of their final two video games.
Tuchel may determine to vary his tactical formation 3-4-Three for a 3-5-2 formation which he used to win Tottenham though it was much less efficient in opposition to Aston Villa.
If Tuchel makes use of this formation, it means he both drops Werner or Havertz and permits Kovacic to come back into the midfield alongside Kante and Jorginho.
I believe that since Manchester Metropolis has a robust protection, Timo Werner ought to be most well-liked subsequent to Lukaku for his explosive tempo.
With Saul Niguez, Ruben Loftus-Cheek, and Ben Chilwell obtainable for this weekend’s sport, it implies that the remainder of the gamers are match.
Chelsea can nonetheless win Manchester Metropolis the identical manner they gained them within the Champions League final season.