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| On Oct 26, 2021 8:15 PM IST

CHE vs SOU Dream11 Team Prediction Tips Chelsea vs Southampton English League Cup Live Score October 27

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CHE vs SOU Dream11: Chelsea will be up against Southampton for the upcoming Round of 16 fixture in the League Cup. Thomas Tuchel’s men are occupying the top spot in the Premier League, and have been the team to beat this season. The Blues are on the back of a resounding 7-0 win over Norwich City and will be the confident side heading in. Meanwhile, Southampton is 16th in the league table with eight points, and it’s been a shaky start to the season for them. The Saints did manage to scrape past a win over Sheffield United on penalties but have a massive task ahead. Although, it may seem Chelsea has the clear cut edge, an upset in knock-out football is something fans are quite familiar with as well.

Match Details 

Date: October 27, Wednesday
Kick-Off: 12:15 am (ist)
Venue: Stamford Bridge

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Chelsea: WWWW

Southampton: DWDL

Head to Head

From the last six meetings between the two sides, it’s Chelsea that has the upper hand with two wins, in contrast to Southampton’s one win. Three games have ended on level terms.

Chelsea News

Injury Report and Unavailability:

  • Timo Werner and Romelu Lukaku are on the sidelines due to injuries.

Expected Changes and Strategy:

  • K Arrizabalaga should be starting in between the sticks.
  • Alonso, Sarr, Christensen and Apicueta can be the back four in defence.
  • Saul Niguez, Loftus Cheek and Ross Barkley can fill in at the midfield region.
  • Hakim Ziyech, Kai Havert and Hudson Odoi are anticipated to lead the attack.

Chelsea Starting XI (Likely)

K Arrizabalaga
Alonso
Sarr
Christensen
Azpilicueta
S Niguez
Loftus Cheek
Barkley
Ziyech
Havertz
Hudson Odoi

Southampton News

Injury Report and Unavailability:

  • Jack Stephens and Mohamed Elyounoussi are on the sidelines due to injuries.
  • James Ward Prowse misses out as a result of a suspension.

Expected Changes and Strategy:

  • F Forster should be starting in at goal.
  • Valery, Lyanco, Salisu and Perraud can line up in defence.
  • Theo Walcott, Romeu, Diallo and Tella can feature in the midfield region.
  • Nathan Redmond and Che Adams are anticipated to lead the attack.

Southampton Starting XI (Likely)

Forster
Valery
Lyanco
Salisu
Perraud
Walcott
Romeu
Diallo
Tella
Redmond
Adams

Fantasy Football Tips

Captain Options

Marcos Alonso has done well as the wing-back for Chelsea. Alonso has a goal and an assist from six appearances this season.

Goals This Season 1
Assists 1
Pass Accuracy 82.4%

Nathan Redmond can play a pivotal role in the advanced region for Southampton. Redmond has two assists from eight appearances this season.

Goals This Season 1
Assists 3
Pass Accuracy 74.8%

Differential Pick 

Callum Hudson Odoi can pack a punch in the forward line for Chelsea. Hudson Odoi netted two goals in the League Cup last season and also has a goal in the Premier League this season.

Goals This Season 1
Assists 1
Pass Accuracy 83%

CHE vs SOU Dream 11 Teams

Gk: F Forster
DEF: M Sarr, M Alonso, Lyanco, A Christiansen
MID: R Barkley, S Niguez, N Redmond, C Hudson Odoi
FOR: K Harvetz, C Adams

Match Odds:

The CHE vs SOU Today Match Prediction Odds are in favor of Chelsea to seal the win here.

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