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Chelsea XI vs West Ham: confirmed team news, expected line-up, recent injuries for the Premier League clash



Frank Lampard will make a late call on Christian Pulisic before deciding whether the American is capable of facing West Ham tonight.

Pulisic is a doubtful injury after exiting in the second half of Sunday’s FA Cup 1-0 victory at Leicester in Leicester with a tight calf and facing a late fitness test.

Lampard will also make a late decision on Andreas Christensen so that Kurt Zouma can continue alongside Antonio Rudiger in the center of defense.


Chelsea manager Lampard is not happy with his team̵

7;s first half against Leicester and Ross Barkley is pushing to start after scoring the winner from the bench in that game.

Cesar Azpilicueta will return to the right back, while Marcos Alonso will return to the left back.

Lampard decides whether to stay with Tammy Abraham to guide the line or to remember Olivier Giroud.

Chelsea predicted XI to face West Ham (4-3-3): Kepa; Azpilicueta, Zouma, Rudiger, Alonso; Barkley, Kante, Kovacic; Willian, Giroud, Monte.


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