Chelsea are set to take a new step on the road to their first domestic trophy of the season when they host Manchester United at 10 pm at Stamford Bridge in the Round of 16 of the League Cup.
Frank Lampard’s Chelsea are back on track after winning the last seven games in various English and European competitions, beating Grimsby 7-1 in the League Cup and winning the last four Premier League games against Brighton, Southampton, Newcastle United and Burnley. They beat Lille and Ajax Amsterdam 1-0 in the second and third round of the Champions League group stage.
Chelsea are also looking to rehabilitate after a thumping 4-0 defeat at Manchester United at Old Trafford in the first round of the Premier League.
On the other hand, Manchester United managed to overcome Rockdale in the previous round of the League Cup with a penalty shootout, while his first win after two draws and losses, and the third this season when they beat Norwich City 3-1, and climbed from 14th to seventh place In the Premier League standings, Liverpool are 15 points behind Liverpool.
Start date: 30. Oct 2019, 22:05
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Referee: Paul Tierney, England
Goalkeepers: Kiba Arizabalaga
Defender: Marcos Alonso – Vicayo Tomori – Kurt Zuma – Cesar Azpilicueta
Midfielders: Mateo Kovacic – Jorginho – Christian Pulisic – Mason Mount – Willian
Attack : Tammy Abraham
Manchester United Lineup
Goalkeepers: David de Gea
Defender: Ashley Young – Harry Maguire – Victor Lindelov – Aaron Wan Besaka.
Midfielders: Frederico Santos – Scott Maktomnay – Marcus Rashford – Andreas Pereira – Daniel James
Attack: Anthony Marcial