Chelsea confirmed the appointment of Frank Lampard earlier today with the English tactician set to take charge of the Blues game over the weekend against Wolverhampton Wanderers at the Molineux.
The West Londoners are still without some key players, Thiago Silva, Armando Broja and Cesar Azpilicueta are all expected to play no part in the match against the relegation-threatened side, regarding Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, there isn’t much news on his availability, he’s currently sidelined owning to a back problem and is unlikely to be fit to feature.
Frank Lampard in his press conference made it clear that he all the players in the squad a new slate, which will open doors for the likes of Mason Mount, Mudryk, Madueke, Chalobah to make a claim for themselves.
Chelsea deployed a back three in the midweek match against the Reds under Bruno Saltor, but we could see a change in the system who uses a back four.
In defence, Marc Cucurella and Kalidou Koulibaly are set to be displaced by Wesley Fofana and Benoit Badiashile with Ben Chilwell and Reece James getting the freedom to roam down the left and right respectively.
In Midfield, Mason Mount will join Enzo Fernandez and the returning N’Golo Kante who made his first start in a long while against Liverpool.
Upfront, Raheem Sterling will come in on the left wing to support Kai Havertz in the number 9 role with Madueke completing the attack.
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