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LIVE: Chelsea vs Eintracht Frankfurt

LIVE: Chelsea vs Eintracht Frankfurt 1

Chelsea have made 4 modifications from their win over Watford final day out. Emerson, Loftus-Cheek, Willian and Giroud come into the fold tonight. Higuain, Pedro and Alonso drop to the bench, whereas N’Golo Kante misses out resulting from harm.

EINTRACHT FRANKFURT SUBS: Frederik Ronnow, Evan Ndicka, Gelson Fernandes, Jonathan de Guzman, Sebastien Haller, Timothy Chandler, Goncalo Paciencia.

EINTRACHT FRANKFURT (3-4-3): Kevin Trapp; David Abraham, Martin Hinteregger, Simon Falette; Danny da Costa, Sebastian Rode, Makoto Hasebe, Filip Kostic; Ante Rebic, Mijat Gacinovic, Luka Jovic.

CHELSEA SUBS: Marcos Alonso, Ross Barkley, Gonzalo Higuain, Pedro, Willy Caballero, Davide Zappacosta, Gary Cahill.

CHELSEA (4-3-3): Kepa Arrizabalaga; Cesar Azpilicueta, Andreas Christensen, David Luiz, Emerson Palmieri; Mateo Kovacic, Jorginho, Ruben Loftus-Cheek; Willian, Olivier Giroud, Eden Hazard.

Frankfurt know they should rating this night at Stamford Bridge to provide the upset over the English aspect. Luka Jovic’s objective put them forward within the tie, however they had been unable to get the second objective to place themselves in management on the Commerzbank-Area. Adi Hutter’s males had been thrashed 6-1 on the weekend by Bayer Leverkusen, conceding all six targets within the first half. They can not afford to be lapse on the again tonight.

Chelsea maintain a slight benefit over the German outfit after the primary leg resulting from Pedro’s strike, handing the Blues an important away objective. Maurizio Sarri’s males can play the competition at their very own tempo, though they are going to be cautious of one other comeback in Europe given the drama of the final couple of nights within the Champions League. The Blues ensured their place within the Champions League subsequent time period with a 3-Zero win over Watford, easing the strain on them for the competition and the demand for soccer on the highest stage.

Good night and welcome to the reside commentary of the Europa League semi-final second leg conflict between Chelsea and Eintracht Frankfurt at Stamford Bridge.

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