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CHE vs NOR Dream11 Team Prediction Tips For Chelsea vs Norwich City Premier League Live Score 23 October

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CHE vs NOR Dream11: Opposite ends of the table meet as Chelsea host Norwich in Saturday’s early kickoff. The reigning European Champions are top of the Premier League, despite not being at their best yet. They head into this game following a narrow 1-0 victory over Brentford. The Bees gave them quite a scare especially in the final fifteen minutes but Ben Chilwell’s volley was enough to secure all three points.

Unsurprisingly, Norwich are rock bottom of the table and are conceding chances for fun. They have managed just two draws so far in eight games. They have not scored in the last four games head into this game following back-to-back goalless draws against Burnley and Brighton.

Date: 23 October, Saturday
Kick-Off: 05:00 PM (IST)
Venue: Stamford Bridge

Premier League Table

Chelsea| 1st; Norwich City| 20th

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Chelsea: WWWLL
Norwich City: DDLLL

Head to Head 

Chelsea have won three of the last five while two games ended on level terms.


CHE vs NOR Today Match Prediction Details

Chelsea News

Injury Report and Unavailability: 

  • Christian Pulisic, Romelu Lukaku, and Timo Werner are injured.
  • There are no suspensions.

Expected Changes and Strategy:

  • Thomas Tuchel will put out a 3-4-3 formation.
  • E Mendy should be starting in goal.
  • T Silva, A Christensen, and A Rudiger are expected to be the back three.
  • R Loftus Cheek and M Kovacic will occupy the double pivot roles, while M Alonso and R James will operate as full-backs.
  • C Hudson Odoi and M Mount should start behind Kai Havertz.

Chelsea Starting XI (Probable)

Edouard Mendy
Antonio Rudiger
Thiago Silva
Andreas Christensen
Reece James
Marcos Alonso
Mateo Kovacic
Ruben Loftus Cheek
Callum Hudon Odoi
Mason Mount
Kai Havertz

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Norwich City News

Injury Report and Unavailability: 

  • Christoph Zimmermann and Todd Cantwell are unavailable for this game.

Expected Changes and Strategy:

  • Norwich City will lineup in a 4-3-2-1 formation.
  • T Krul should be starting in goal.
  • O Kabak, G Hanley, and B Gibson are expected to be the back three.
  • P Lees-Melou, M Normann, and K Mclean could occupy midfield positions with M Aarons and D Giannoulis out wide.
  • T Pukki and J Sargent should start as the front two.

Norwich City Starting XI (Probable)

Tim Krul
Max Aarons
Grant Hanley
Ben Gibson
Ozan Kabak
Dimitrios Giannoulis
Mathias Normann
Kenny Mclean
Pierre Lees-Melou
Joshua Sargent
Teemu Pukki

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CHE vs NOR Fantasy Football Tips

Captain Options

Thomas Tuchel has indicated that Kai Havertz will start as the number 9. This makes him an exciting out-of-position prospect.

Games Played 7
Goals 1
Assists 2
Shots on Goal 2
Pass Accuracy 83
Chances Created 1
Interceptions 1
Tackles 4

We are tipping Callum Hudson Odoi to come good in this game. He has played just two games this season and managed to create two chances.

Differential Pick

Reece James should get a start today after being on the fringes for a while. He has great assist potential. He can be a smart differential for your CHE vs NOR Dream11 teams.

Games Played 5
Goals 1
Assists 2
Shots on Goal 1
Pass Accuracy 86
Chances Created 5
Interceptions 2
Tackles 4

CHE vs NOR Dream11 Teams

Goalkeeper – T Krul
Defenders – T Silva, R James, A Rudiger, M Alonso
Midfielders – M Kovacic, M Normann, P Lees Melou, K Mclean, M Mount
Forwards – K Havertz

Likely Winner:

  • Chelsea has not lost against Norwich City in 17 encounters dating back to 1994. (W12 D5).
  • For the first time since Jose Mourinho took over at Stamford Bridge in 2014, Chelsea is attempting to win six of its opening nine league matches. That season, the Blues won the championship.
  • Norwich has lost 18 Premier League games in a row and has only scored three goals throughout that time (D2 L16). The Canaries have also failed to win any of their past 16 Premier League away games (D3 L13).
  • After eight games, Norwich has two points. Only two clubs have had such a poor start to the Premier League season yet avoided relegation. The Canaries are the only Premier League club that has yet to take the lead this season.
  • Chelsea has the league’s joint-best defence this season, surrendering only three goals. Emiliano Buendia, on the other hand, scored Norwich’s most recent Premier League away goal against Watford in July 2020.
  • Chelsea should win the match comfortably and extend their lead at the top.

Match Odds: 

Chelsea: 3/14
Norwich City: 20/1

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Devashish Pant

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