Confirmed Tottenham vs Chelsea lineup: Tuchel goes for defensively solid team

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Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel has ensured that he went for a very solid team defensively, for this away game to Tottenham.

Reece James will start for the first time under Thomas Tuchel, with Reece James expected to play as the right wing-back tonight.

See the team news below

Chelsea starting XI: Mendy; Azpilicueta (c), Thiago Silva, Rudiger, James, Kovacic, Jorginho, Alonso, Hudson-Odoi, Mount, Werner.

Subs: Kepa, Christensen, Chilwell, Emerson, Kante, Ziyech, Pulisic, Giroud, Abraham.

Tottenham starting XI: Lloris (c); Aurier, Alderweireld, Dier, Davies, Hojbjerg, Sissoko, Ndombele, Bergwijn, Son, Vinicius.

Subs Hart, Doherty, Tanganga, Rondon, Sanchez, Winks, Lamela, Bale, Moura.

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