Confirmed line-up Chelsea vs Everton: Kante and Mount to the bench

Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel has made some changes to the team that defeated Liverpool last time out.

N’Golo Kante, Antonio Rudiger and Mason Mount were dropped off to the bench, as Blues boss Thomas Tuchel handed starts to Kurt Zouma, Callum Hudson-Odoi and Kai Havertz.

See the full match lineup below

Chelsea starting XI: Mendy, Azpilicueta, Zouma, Christensen, James, Kovacic, Jorginho, Alonso, Hudson-Odoi, Havertz, Werner.

Subs: Arrizabalaga, Rudiger, Thiago Silva, Kante, Pulisic, Giroud, Mount, Chilwell, Ziyech.

Everton starting XI: Pickford, Godfrey, Holgate, Keane, Digne, Andre Gomes, Allan, Iwobi, Sigurdsson, Richarlison, Calvert-Lewin.

Subs: King, Nkounkou, Bernard, Davies, Virginia, Broadhead, John, Tyrer, Onyango.

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