Brighton vs Chelsea Lineup, Starting XI and Formation. The blues begins their Premier League 2020/21 season campaign against Brighton away from home on Monday night, here is Brighton vs Chelsea lineup, starting XI and formation for tonight clash.
Chelsea football club will be hosted by Brighton and Hove Albion tonight as Timo Werner and Kai Havertz top Chelsea’s lineup.
Brighton will also be with key players for today’s game after they announced the signing of former Liverpool player Adam Lallana on a free transfer after his deal with Liverpool expired. They have also signed Ajax right back Veltman for an undisclosed fee.
Meanwhile, Chelsea are the highest spenders currently in the transfer market. Frank Lampard’s side have already secured the signing of six first team players all for around £200M. They acquired the signatures of both Hakim Ziyech from Ajax and Timo Werner of RB Leipzig who was Bundesliga second highest goalscorer last season.
Earlier this month, Chelsea signed former Leicester City’s left back Ben Chilwell for £50M and they also signed Malang Sarr and Thiago Silva both on free transfers after their contracts expired with OGC Nice and Paris Saint Germain respectively.
The biggest signing this year for Chelsea is Kai Havertz who joined the Blues from Bayer Leverkusen for a club record fee. Chelsea are still looking forward to add more experience to their squad with Stade Rennes goalkeeper Eduoard Mendy on the verge of joining this season, with West Ham’s Declan Rice still on the list.
More pressure will be on Frank Lampard’s team tonight to perform after their high spending in the transfer market.
Chelsea boss Frank Lampard expected to play 4-5-1 formation, leading the starting XI up front is Werner while Odoi supported on the left flank, here is blues possibly lineup to face Brighton tonight.
Goalkeeper: Kepa Arrizabalaga.
Defenders: Loftus-Cheek, Zouma, Christensen, James
Midfielders: Ngolo Kante, Kai Havertz, Hudson Odoi, Mason Mount
Forwarder: Timo Werner
Defenders: Lamptey, Webster, Dunk, White, March
Midfielders: Stephens, Bossuoma, Lallana
Forwarders: Connolly, Maupay
Brighton and Hove Albion expected to play 5-3-2 formation against Chelsea tonight.
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