Match Preview

Chelsea vs Man City Match Preview and Press Conference details

After a long wait Chelsea are back on home soil as Manchester City come to Stamford Bridge, and here we have the information you need ahead of the game...

For the first time since 8 March, Stamford Bridge will host a competitive fixture, Chelsea's first in SW6 behind closed doors. The Blues will be looking to build on the win at Aston Villa last time out...  

Chelsea vs Man City kick-off time

The match starts at 8.15pm UK time on Thursday 25 June. 

Chelsea vs Man City venue

Stamford Bridge will host the fixture, which will take place behind closed doors with no supporters present because of the coronavirus pandemic. Fans will not be admitted to the stadiums and for our home games, the whole Stamford Bridge site will be closed to the public. Please do not travel to Stamford Bridge or congregate in the nearby streets on match days.

Chelsea vs Man City pre-match press conference

Frank Lampard will be conducting his pre-match press conference via video link at 1pm on Wednesday 24 June and you can watch it live on the 5th Stand App and this website

Chelsea vs Man City on TV

The match is being broadcast live on BT Sport in the UK, with coverage starting at 7.30pm.

Chelsea vs Man City live commentary

There will be live text commentary updates on the 5th Stand app and this website, as well as updates on our @chelseafc Twitter account.

Chelsea TV will be providing live audio commentary on the 5th Stand app and this website.

Chelsea vs Man City head to head

In the reverse fixture at the Etihad in November, we lost 2-1 to Manchester City having taken the lead through N'Golo Kante. Last season we beat Manchester City at home 2-0. 

Chelsea injury news

Fikayo Tomori and Callum Hudson-Odoi were unavailable for the trip to Villa Park, with the defender certainly expected to be out for this game. Jorginho's two-match suspension is now over and he is available for selection.  

Man City injury news

Sergio Aguero went off injured during City's game with Burnley on Monday and is expected to miss out with that knee problem. Young defender Eric Garcia is also out. 

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