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Confirmed Teams: Chelsea vs Fulham | Premier League



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Chelsea face Fulham in the Premier League and the confirmed team news is in from Stamford Bridge.

Graham Potter‘s side return to action after two weeks without a game and they will be looking to continue where they left off after a win and draw ended a run of three straight defeats in all competitions.

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Chelsea, who are in 10th, can leapfrog Fulham with a win in the capital as they sit two points behind Marco Silva’s side who are in seventh.

“They’ve had a fantastic season and credit to them all their; their staff, Marco, and the players,” Potter said of Fulham in his pre-match press conference. “They have really performed well and they are where they are on merit. It isn’t luck. They deserve the points they have and it’ll be a tough game.”

Joao Felix remains suspended and will return next weekend when they travel across the capital to face West Ham.

Here is the confirmed team news from Stamford Bridge as Chelsea take on Fulham.


Starting XI: Kepa, James, Silva, Badiashile, Cucurella, Mount, Fernandez, Gallagher, Ziyech, Havertz, Mudryk

Bench: Bettinelli, Azpilicueta, Chilwell, Chalobah, Koulibaly, Chukwuemeka, Madueke, Sterling, D. Fofana


Starting XI: Leno, Tete, Diop, Ream, Robinson, Palhinha, Reed, Decordova-Reid, Pereira, Willian, Mitrovic

Bench: Rodak, Kurzawa, Adarabioya, Cairney, Chalobah, James, Solomon, Wilson, Vinicius