Trevoh Chalobah has scored his first ever goal for Chelsea on his Premier League debut for the Blues.
UEFA Super Cup winner on Wednesday, Premier League goalscorer on Saturday. 🙌
Chelsea’s Third GOAL to Crystal Palace!
🔵 3-0 🟡 [58′] #CHECRY
Chelsea’s Second GOAL to Crystal Palace!
🔵 2-0 🟡 [40′] #CHECRY
Chelsea’s First GOAL to Crystal Palace!
🔵 1-0 🟡 [27′] #CHECRY
Chelsea vs. Crystal Palace, Premier League highlights
Hope we’re ready!
Chalobah gets another start!
Chelsea starting lineup (3-4-3):
Mendy | Rüdiger, Christensen, Chalobah | Alonso, Kovačić, Jorginho, Azpilicueta (c) | Pulisic, Werner, Mount
Substitutes from: Arrizabalaga, Chilwell, Emerson, James, Thiago Silva, Zouma, Havertz, Hudson-Odoi, Abraham
Crystal Palace starting lineup (4-4-2):
Guaita | Mitchell, Guéhi, Kouyaté, Ward | Schlupp, McArthur (c), Riedewald, Ayew | Mateta, Zaha
Substitutes from: Butland, Andersen, Kelly, Clyne, Hannam, Banks, Street, Sak-Sakyi, Benteke
Date / Time: Saturday, August 14, 2021, 15.00 BST; 10am EDT; 7:30pm IST
Venue: Stamford Bridge, SW6
Referee: Jonathan Moss (on pitch); James Linington (VAR)
Thomas Tuchel’s side play their first game of the new season in front of their own supporters in west London at a near full-capacity crowd in west London.
Here is the confirmed team news from Stamford Bridge ahead of the Premier League clash:
Chelsea XI to face Crystal Palace: Mendy; Chalobah, Christensen, Rudiger; Azpilicueta (c), Jorginho, Kovacic, Alonso; Pulisic, Werner, Mount
Bench: Arrizabalaga, Chilwell, Emerson, James, Thiago Silva, Zouma, Havertz, Hudson-Odoi, Abraham
Crystal Palace XI to face Chelsea: Guaita, Ward, Kouyate, Guehi, Mitchell, Riedewald, McArthur, Schlupp, Ayew, Mateta, Zaha
Bench: Butland, Andersen, Kelly, Clyne, Hannam, Banks, Street, Sak-Sakyi, Benteke