Chelsea vs Tottenham
Chelsea will hope to carry themselves off the mat on Wednesday night time within the Premier League towards Tottenham.
The Blues come into the midweek London derby having misplaced to Carabao Cup last to Man Metropolis.
Now focus shifts again to Chelsea’s makes an attempt to complete within the prime 4.
Earlier than Spurs, the Blues are sixth within the desk on 50 factors.
Chelsea have a recreation in hand over Man United (52 factors) and Arsenal (53 factors).
As for Tottenham, they arrive at Stamford Bridge after shedding away at Burnley.
Spurs are third within the league.
Kepa Arrizabalaga’s Man Metropolis behaviour will go unpunished
One of many burning points for Chelsea followers after the Man Metropolis recreation is whether or not Kepa Arrizabalaga will begin towards Tottenham.
Kepa is in scorching water after refusing to be subbed within the last phases of the League Cup last.
The Spanish goalie stands accused of disrespecting and undermining supervisor Maurizio Sarri.
Nonetheless, in keeping with the Night Normal, the Chelsea goalie gained’t be punished after his outburst towards the Sky Blues. Readers are advised:
Chelsea usually are not planning to self-discipline Kepa Arrizabalaga regardless of the keeper refusing to be substituted throughout the EFL Cup Ultimate defeat to Manchester Metropolis.
However a membership supply advised Normal Sport that Chelsea usually are not trying to punish or advantageous Kepa, who joined from Athletic Bilbao for £71.6million final August, and insisted each he and Sarri are placing the altercation behind them.
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How will Chelsea’s Kepa choice be interpreted?
On the one hand some might imagine Chelsea are selecting the sensible plan of action.
Signed for 71 million kilos, Chelsea have dedicated themselves to Kepa.
However then again, Chelsea could possibly be accused of performing weakly towards one in every of their highest incomes gamers.
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