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Chelsea are unbeaten of their final 26 Premier League residence video games towards Everton (W15 D11) since a 1-0 loss in November 1994. In the event that they keep away from defeat right here, it will equal their longest-ever unbeaten residence run towards an opponent of their league historical past (27 vs Tottenham between 1990 and 2016).
Rafa Benitez’s issues are mounting up with a really lengthy damage checklist, and he is made 5 adjustments from the defeat to Crystal Palace. Branthwaite, Kenny, Gordon, Iwobi and Simms, who makes his Everton debut up entrance, all are available in.
Chelsea begin the day 5 factors behind leaders Manchester Metropolis and have the prospect to shut that hole with one other win as we speak. The Blues bounced again with a late 3-2 win over Leeds United on Saturday after dropping to West Ham and drawing with Zenit within the Champions League the week earlier than.
They’re additionally with out a clear sheet of their final 5 in all competitions. They face a struggling Everton facet who’ve received simply one in every of their final 10 video games (D2 L7) and are with out a win away from residence since a 2-0 win over Brighton and Hove Albion on the finish of August.
Coleman is on the bench, whereas Richarlison and Andros Townsend are out after choosing up accidents. Fabian Delph and Demarai Grey are additionally lacking from the squad.
Thomas Tuchel makes simply two adjustments to the facet that beat Leeds final outing, bringing in Ziyech and Pulisic. Timo Werner, Callum Hudson-Odoi and Romelu Lukaku have all examined optimistic for coronavirus, so aren’t included within the squad. Chelsea do have Kante and Chalobah again on the bench although.
EPL: Brighton vs Chelsea 1-1 – Highlights Download
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There is a minor shock for Brighton at this time, as Steven Alzate and Danny Welbeck each come into the beginning line-up, forward of Neal Maupay and Leandro Trossard. Jorginho, Christian Pulisic and Mason Mount headline the returnees for Chelsea.
They’re going to have to take action in opposition to a Seagulls aspect who’ve confirmed deceptively laborious to down this time period. Solely Chelsea, Metropolis and Liverpool have truly misplaced fewer video games than them within the prime-flight, regardless of their mid-desk placement. They’re going to be robust to prime on their very own turf.
Chelsea have by no means misplaced in 13 league conferences with Brighton (W10 D3) – it’s probably the most the Blues have confronted an opponent with out ever shedding of their league historical past.
Brighton have drawn their final two league video games in opposition to Chelsea, selecting up extra factors from these two video games than that they had of their first 11 league conferences with the Blues (D1 L10).
The Blues endured a tricky weekend after they have been felled by champions Manchester Metropolis, to successfully sign the probably finish of their problem for the crown – however on the very least, Thomas Tuchel’s aspect know a win can hold them within the theoretical hunt.
AFCON: Nigeria vs Sudan 3-1 – Highlights Download
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Tremendous Eagles interim coach, Austiun Eguavoen, has saved religion with Villarreal winger Samuel Chukwueze for his or her second Group D recreation towards Sudan regardless of his torpid efficiency of their opening recreation towards Egypt final Tuesday.
Chukwueze was largely nameless within the group’s historic 1-0 win over the Pharaohs on the Roumde Adjia Stadium final Tuesday and was changed within the seventieth minute for Chidera Ejuke within the encounter.
Kelechi Iheanacho scored the match winner for the Eagles within the thirtieth minute of the fixture.
Eguavoen additionally retained the quartet Ola Aina, William Troost-Ekong, Kenneth Omeruo and Zaidu Sanusi in defence whereas Maduka Okoye retains his place in objective.
Joe Aribo and Wilfred Ndidi will proceed their partnership in midfield with Iheanacho taking part in barely forward of the duo.
Union Berlin striker Taiwo Awoniyi can be flanked Chukwueze and Moses Simon who was excellent within the Eagles opener towards Egypt.