Southampton Vs Chelsea go head to head later today in the early kick-off fixture in the English Premier League game which will be an interesting encounter between the two sides who looks good.
The last time both teams played against each other it ended in a 3-3 draw which was entertaining as both sides gave a good account of themselves with the Blues at home but failing to get the job done with Frank Lampard.
Thomas Tuchel is the new manager and he will be hoping to make sure he gets it done this time as they go to the Saint Mary’s Stadium to battle it out with a very strong-spirited team that has been fantastic this season.
Southampton Vs Chelsea Team News
Chelsea has been going well since Thomas Tuchel took over from Frank Lampard as they have managed to remain unbeaten so far in all five games played which they drew just one against Wolverhampton Wanderers.
The Blue’s last game against Newcastle United was successful as they recorded a 2-0 victory which saw them scored both goals in the first half and Timo Werner breaking his long goal drought after scoring a stunner.
Talking about some transfer news coming from the camp claims that Fikayo Tomori might be staying permanent at AC Milan with Thomas Tuchel looking at a possible swap for Franck Kessie who he admires and want badly.
Southampton Vs Chelsea Injuries Update
The last game against Newcastle United saw Tammy Abraham substituted early after sustaining an injury which Olivier Giroud was brought in to replace him and he is definitely out of this match today.
Thiago Silva is also out of the clash against Southampton today as he is still recovering from his injury with the boss also conforming Christian Pulisic is also out with a calf problem and won’t be taking part on today’s game.
One good news is Kai Havertz who is back fully fit and will be available and hopefully gets to start tomorrow game after missing out against Newcastle United, Hakim Ziyech might also be getting his chance soon.
Southampton Vs Chelsea Lineup And Formation (3-4-2-1)
Last time out Edouard Mendy had to sit on the bench as Kepa Arrizabalaga took charge of the post and he won’t be the same with the Senegalese possibly ready to return after missing out on a Premier League game since his move to Stamford Bridge.
Edouard Mendy; Cesar Azpilicueta, Rudiger, Zouma; Reece James, NGolo Kante, Kovacic; Marcos Alonso; Timo Werner, Mason Mount; Tammy Abraham
12:30 PM Uk Time And 1:30 PM Nigerian Time.
KTN Correct Scoreline Betting Tips
Southampton 0-0 Chelsea
Southampton 1-0 Chelsea
Southampton 0-2 Chelsea