Tammy Abraham will lead the attack for tonight’s pre-season match on the South Coast and there are starts too for Hakim Ziyech, Christian Pulisic and Callum Hudson-Odoi.
Kepa starts in goal with Edouard Mendy among plenty of players on the bench and changes are expected to be made as the match progresses.The match is taking place at Bournemouth’s Vitality Stadium, and in front of fans for the first time in this pre-season.
Chelsea: Kepa, Sterling, Baker, Sarr, Hudson-Odoi, Gallagher, Drinkwater, Alonso (c), Ziyech, Abraham, Pulisic.Subs: Mendy, Bergstrom, Baba, Zappacosta, Chalobah, Clarke-Salter, Miazga, Barkley, Loftus-Cheek, Broja, Ugbo.Bournemouth: Travers; Stacey, Ibsen Rossi, Kelly (c), Smith; Marcondes, Kilkenny; Brooks, Billing, Taylor; Solanke.
Subs: Dennis, Surridge, Edwards, Zemura, Glover, Saydee, Moriah-Welsh, Greenwood, Camp.
You can watch the action for free on chelseafc.com and The 5th Stand app with the stream starting at 7.25pm UK time ahead of a 7.45pm kick-off. Click for details