Chelsea’s Predicted XI vs Manchester City: We predict Frank Lampard’s starting XI as his side try and maintain their five-point gap over top-four rivals.
This evening’s clash at Stamford Bridge sees fourth-placed Chelsea take on current Premier League champions Manchester City.
It’s a massive game for both clubs, as City know themselves that anything other than three away points will lead to Liverpool being crowned Premier League champions.
From a Chelsea perspective though, manager Frank Lampard will be very aware of both Manchester United picking up victories and hunting them down for Champions League qualification.
So what team will Lampard pick to try and gain a vital three points. Here we predict the Chelsea boss’ XI…
Goalkeeper: Despite being dropped by Lampard before lockdown, Kepa returned to the side at Villa Park, and will be expected to keep his place in the side.