Branislav Ivanovic returns from injury and will play right-back with Cesar Azpilicueta on the left.

Samuel Eto'o leads the attack in front of an unchanged midfield. New signing Nemanja Matic is on the bench, as is fit-again Frank Lampard.

Man United replace Chris Smalling with Jonny Evans in their defence and bring Phil Jones and Ashley Young into midfield with Darren Fletcher and Shinji Kagawa making way.

Chelsea are expected to line up in the following 4-2-3-1 formation:

1 Petr Cech; 2 Branislav Ivanovic, 24 Gary Cahill, 26 John Terry (c), 28 Cesar Azpilicueta; 7 Ramires, 4 David Luiz; 17 Eden Hazard, 11 Oscar, 22 Willian; 29 Samuel Eto'o.

Substitutes: 23 Mark Schwarzer, 3 Ashley Cole, 12 John Mikel Obi, 21 Nemanja Matic, 8 Frank Lampard, 10 Juan Mata, 9 Fernando Torres.

Man United are expected to line up in the following 4-4-1-1 formation:

De Gea; Rafael, Vidic (c), Evans, Evra; Valencia, Carrick, Jones, Young; Januzaj; Welbeck.

Substitutues: Lindegaard, Smalling, Fletcher, Cleverley, Giggs, Kagawa, Hernandez.

The referee is Phil Dowd.

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