TEAM NEWS: SOUTHAMPTON V CHELSEA
Demba Ba makes his Chelsea debut.
Southampton play former Chelsea junior Jack Cork at right-back and make changes up front with Rickie Lambert on the bench and Jay Rodriguez coming in. In midfield, James Ward-Prowse comes in for Ramirez who has failed to recover from injury.
Chelsea are expected to line up in the following 4-2-3-1 formation:
Southampton are expected to line up in the following 4-2-3-1 formation:
Boruc; Cork, Fonte (c), Yoshida, Shaw; Schneiderlin, S Davis; Puncheon, Ward-Prowse, Do Prado; Rodriguez.
Substitutues: K Davis, Hooiveld, Reeves, Mayuka, Lee, De Ridder, Lambert.
The referee is Mike Dean.