The next match of the 2016/2017 English Premier League is between the Chelsea and Swansea. These both teams will lock their horns on September 11, at Liberty Stadium.
8:30 PM (IST)
Swansea Team Preview
The host has started the English Premier League with a bang by winning their first match but then they failed to claim a victory in next two matches.
Francesco Guidolin is the captain of this team and he needs to lead from the front to turn the table and win in this match. Meanwhile, the key players for this team are Fernandez, Amat and Kingsley.
All these need to play their all round soccer to stand and perform well to steady their ship in this league. Although, things are not that much easy for Francesco Guidolin and his team. The 24 year Borja Baston will not feature in this match due to muscle injury.
Apart from this, Swansea has not further injury issue and now they will look to start winning the match to keep their knockout stages alive.
Swansea: Predicted Line-Up (4-2-3-1)
Fabianski: Naughton, Fernandez, Amat, Kingsley: Fer, Cork: Barrow, Sigurdsson, Routledge: Llorente
Chelsea Team News
Chelsea has been undefeated in this tournament so far by winning all the previous matches. Chelsea will now to secure the 4th consecutive win. In the last match, boys in blue have shown their dominance and won the match by 3-0 .
This team has the genuine match winners who can win them matches irrespective of the opposition. But, there is a concern for this team as their young and tenacious Kurt Zouma will not take part in this match due to ligament injury but it is expected that he will soon make a comeback in next match.
Chelsea: Predicted Line-Up (4-1-4-1)
Thibaut: Ivanovic, Cahill, Terry, Azpilicueta: Kante- Matic Oscar, Willian, Hazard: Costa
HEAD TO HEAD
These both teams have faced each other for the total number of 10 times. And, with no surprise, Chelsea has the upper hand by winning the 6 out of that matches.
Swansea has won the lone match last year against Chelsea.
The men in Blue is no doubt the favourite to win this match. And now, the big things came by how much margin they will win this match.