Chelsea vs Tottenham
Chelsea are set to tackle Tottenham at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday night.
The Blues head into the sport on a poor run of kind having misplaced three of their final 5 league video games.
Chelsea would additionally lose the League Cup remaining on penalties vs Manchester Metropolis on Sunday.
Maurizio Sarri’s facet begin the day in sixth place however may transfer as much as 4th with a win over Spurs.
As for Tottenham, they’ve received 4 of their final 5 league video games.
Though, they did lose 2-1 vs Burnley this previous weekend.
The large story heading into Wednesday’s London derby was if Kepa would make the beginning eleven.
The Spaniard refused to return off within the League Cup remaining regardless of Sarri telling him to.
Kepa was additionally fined every week’s wages by the membership however that was apparently not punishment sufficient.
Chelsea’s line-up to face Spurs was revealed an hour earlier than kick-off and it confirmed that Kepa had been benched rather than Willy Caballero.
The workforce information is in! #CHETOT pic.twitter.com/ZK4RDUk2LX
— Chelsea FC (@ChelseaFC) February 27, 2019
Right here is how social media reacted to Kepa being benched on Wednesday.
Sarri on Sunday: incident with Kepa was “an enormous misunderstanding… Kepa was proper however within the incorrect manner.”
Sarri on Monday: “There was a misunderstanding however he [Kepa] realises he made an enormous mistake in the way in which he reacted..however for me this matter is now closed.”
Weds: Kepa dropped.
— Richard Conway (@richard_conway) February 27, 2019
Kepa Arrizabalaga on being dropped tonight:
“Don’t care. Didn’t need to play anyway. Soccer is silly. Now I can play Fortnight all evening and there’s nothing silly Bore-izio Shit-ri can do to cease me.”
— Paddy Energy (@paddypower) February 27, 2019
BREAKING: Kepa Arrizabalaga has dropped himself for tonight’s recreation towards Tottenham…#CHETOT
— BenchWarmers (@BeWarmers) February 27, 2019
Large recreation tonight on the Bridge. Might be fascinating to see what workforce Kepa places out.
— Gary Lineker (@GaryLineker) February 27, 2019
Kepa makes the choice to depart himself on the bench forward of his first recreation in cost.#CHETOT
— Ladbrokes (@Ladbrokes) February 27, 2019
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