The teams: Chelsea v Manchester City

Maurizio Sarri names the same team which started in midweek for today's Community Shield, meaning selection for both new signing Jorginho and 17-year-old Callum Hudson-Odoi.

Willy Caballero starts in goal for the Blues against his former club with David Luiz and Toni Rudiger forming a central-defensive partnership.

In midfield, Cesc Fabregas and Ross Barkley will play either side of Jorginho while Alvaro Morata starts up front.

Willian is among the Chelsea subs.

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

Caballero; Azpilicueta (c), David Luiz, Rudiger, Alonso; Fabregas, Jorginho, Barkley; Pedro, Morata, Hudson-Odoi.

Subs: Bulka, Christensen, Zappacosta, Drinkwater, Moses, Willian, Abraham.

Manchester City:

Bravo, Walker, Stones, Laporte, Mendy, Fernandinho (c), B Silva, Foden, Mahrez, Sane, Aguero.

Subs: Ederson, Kompany, Otamendi, Gundogan, Diaz, Gomes, Jesus.

Today's referee is Jonathan Moss.

 

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