The lineup for Chelsea’s Europa League final clash against Arsenal has been released.
N’Golo Kante is fit to start after fears he will be unfit for today’s final. Olivier Giroud is chosen ahead of Gonzalo Higuain to lead the line while Eden Hazard and Pedro completes the front three.
Emerson is chosen at left-back ahead of Marcos Alonso with Cesar Azpilicueta playing at right-back as expected.
Check out the full lineup below:
Chelsea (4-3-3): Kepa, Azpilicueta, Luiz, Christensen, Emerson, Kante, Jorginho, Kovacic, Pedro, Giroud, Hazard.
Subs: Caballero, Cumming, Zappacosta, Cahill, Alonso, Ampadu, Barkley, McEachran, Gallagher, Willian, Higuain.
Arsenal (3-4-1-2): Cech; Sokratis, Koscielny (c), Monreal; Maitland-Niles, Torreira, Xhaka, Kolasinac; Ozil; Lacazette, Aubameyang.
Subs: Leno, Illiev, Elneny, Lichtsteiner, Iwobi, Mustafi, Welbeck, Jenkinson, Guendouzi, Nketiah, Willock, Saka.