Confirmed Lineup: Chelsea Vs Eintracht Frankfurt

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Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri makes four changes to the team that beat Watford 3-0 at Stamford Bridge over the weekend.

Willian replaces Pedro in attack while Europa League top scorer Olivier Giroud leads the line for the Blues. Eden Hazard, who started from the bench away at Frankfurt starts tonight.

With N’Golo Kante out injured, Ruben Loftus-Cheek returns in midfield alongside Jorginho and Mateo Kovacic. Emerson replaces Marcos Alonso at left back.

Here are the lineups:

Chelsea (4-3-3): Arrizabalaga; Azpilicueta (c), Christensen, David Luiz, Emerson; Kovacic, Jorginho, Loftus-Cheek; Willian, Giroud, Hazard.

Subs: Caballero, Zappacosta, Alonso, Cahill, Barkley, Pedro, Higuain.

Eintracht Frankfurt: Trapp; Abraham (c), Hasebe, Hinteregger, Da Costa, Rode, Gacinovic, Rebic, Falette, Jovic, Kostic.

Subs: Ronnow, N’Dicka, De Guzman, Haller, Fernandes, Chandler, Paciencia.

The referee is Ovidiu Hategan from Romania.

Come on Chelsea!!!

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