Confirmed Team Lineup: Reading Vs Chelsea

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Chelsea boss Frank Lampard makes nine changes to the team that started the 2-1 win over Barcelona in Japan.

Willy Caballero starts ahead of Kepa Arrizabalaga. In defence Davide Zappacosta, who has been linked with a move away from Chelsea, starts. Andreas Christensen and Fikayo Tomori start in central defence with Marcos Alonso playing at left-back.

Danny Drinkwater and Tiemoue Bakayoko start in midfield while Christian Pulisic, Kenedy and Ross Barkley will play behind lone striker Olivier Giroud.

Chelsea’s XI: Caballero; Zappacosta, Christensen, Tomori, Alonso; Drinkwater, Bakayoko; Pulisic, Barkley, Kenedy; Giroud

Subs: Kepa, Cumming, Azpilicueta, Zouma, Luiz, Emerson, Jorginho, Kovacic, Mount, Pedro, Abraham, Batshuayi.

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