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Chelsea vs Manchester City:Team News, Prewiew, Predicted Line up.

Olito 06/24/2020

Chelsea returned to premier league action with a narrow win over relegation threatened Aston Villa last week, with substitute Christian Pulisic changing the game within minutes of entering the fray. The American scored Chelsea's equalizer and and will lope to be involved from the start against Manchester City after an impressive performance.

Frankie Lampard target this season will be securing champions league qualification and win over Manchester City would see them move to within a point of Leicester City in third position.

Beating this Manchester City side would be a statement of intent for Chelsea who have already announced the signing of Timo Werner and Hakim Ziyech to bolster their title challenge for next season. Chelsea have only beating City once in their last seven matches in all competitions but that came in the corresponding fixture last season with goal from N'Golo Kante and David Luis giving the blues a 2-0 win.

This is the first real test that City's have faced and Guardiola will want to make sure that his side get up to full speed in time for the resumption of the champions league in August. The title is far out of reach with Liverpool 20 points ahead with 8 games to play,but strong and of the season run from City could protect their premier league record of biggest title winning margin (19points). View pictures in App save up to 80% data.

Chelsea predicted Xl vs Manchester City injuries and suspension

Chelsea suffered no new injury concerns during their trip to Villa Park and Lampard should have a near-full squad to pick from with midfielder Jorginho two games suspension now over,the only two fitness doubts relate to Callum Hudson Odoi and Fikayo Tomori who both missed last weekend game. The England winger will have to undergo a late fitness test to decide if he is able to return from an ankle injury, while Tomori is definitely out with a muscle complaint sustained in training

For the visitors,their spotless performance have come at the cost of two serious injuries, young center back Eric Garcia was stretched off towards the end of the win over Arsenal after collision with his goalkeeper Ederson. Sergio Aguero injury his left knee but is hopeful of playing again this season, the Argentine is believed to have avoided serious ligament damage that could have ended his campaign.

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Chelsea predicted Xl vs Manchester City

Chelsea are expected to play their usual 4-2-3-1 formation as usual with the goal keeper Kepa, Azpilicueta, Andrea Christiansen,Rudiger, Marcos Alonso, Kante, Jorginho,Kovacic,Mount, Abraham and Christian Pulisic.

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Manchester City predicted Xl vs Chelsea

Ederson, Walker, Fernandinho, Laporte,Mendy,De Bruyne,Gundogan, Foden,Maherz,Jesus,and Sterling.

It will be a different type of game against City,it will be a team who want to play possession so a big part of our game will be our pressing Frankie Lampard said.

Pep Guardiola on Foden performance,he plays every time with us since he was promoted to the senior team and has played a high level,he will be a decisive player this club. Follow my link for latest update.

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