Chelsea will face Aston Villa on the final day of the season with Champions League qualification in their hands after a 2-1 win over top-four rivals Leicester City in a rematch of Saturday’s FA Cup final.
In earning revenge for the Foxes’s 1-0 win at Wembley, Chelsea moved four points clear of fifth-place Liverpool, who have a game in hand, and left Brendan Rodgers’ side facing another devastating late slip out of the Champions League places.
Chelsea will definitely finish in the Premier League top four in they match Leicester’s result against Tottenham at Villa Park.
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Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel is required to ring the progressions for Today’s re-match against Leicester after his side were beaten by the Foxes in Saturday’s FA Cup final.
Edouard Mendy is defined to return in goal, replacing Kepa Arrizabalaga, while Ben Chilwell will definitely begin against his former club in the wake of intriguing from the seat at Wembley.
Tuchel could stick with Reece James as his right-sided centre-half in the back three, to help battle the speed of Jamie Vardy once more, which implies Cesar Azpilicueta could proceed at wing-back.
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N’Golo Kante and Jorginho are probably going to keep their places in the midfield two, in spite of the fact that Tim Werner could take care of a troublesome evening against the Foxes by exiting for his countryman Kai Havert.
Mason Mount looked leggy yet is probably not going to be dropped given his significance to the team.
Chelsea predicted XI (3-4-3): Mendy; James, Thiago Silva, Rudiger; Azpilicueta, Kante, Jorginho, Chilwell; Mount, Ziyech, Havertz.
Chelsea provisional squad: Arrizabalaga, Rudiger, Alonso, Christensen, Jorginho, Silva, Kante, Abraham, Pulisic, Werner, Caballero, Zouma, Kovacic, Mendy, Giroud, Mount, Hudson-Odoi, Chilwell, Ziyech, James, Azpilicueta, Havertz, Palmieri, Gilmour, Anjorin.
Venue: Stamford Bridge, Tuesday 18 May, 20:15
TV: SuperSport Premier League
Referee: Mike Dean
Last meeting: Leicester 1-0 Chelsea (FA Cup Final)
Prediction: After suffering a painful defeat in the FA Cup by Leicester, Chelsea will be hosting the Foxes once again, but this time around in a league match. Stay tuned for the best free betting tips for this Premier League colossus clash.
Correst scores >> Chelsea 0-0 Leicester @ 8.80
1st Half Result – Draw @ 2.15
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“We were the better team and deserved to win,” Thomas Tuchel told a press...