The English team Chelsea succeeded in ending the first half, ahead of its guest Southampton, with a free goal, in the confrontation being held between them at “Stamford Bridge”, in the seventh round of the English Premier League competition “Premier League” for the current season 2021-2022.
Trevoh Chalubah scored the goal for Chelsea in the ninth minute of the match, while Timo Werner scored a goal that was canceled by the referee in the 42nd minute of the match after referring to the video technology.VAR“.
Chelsea will play the match with a formation that includes:
Defense Line: Rudiger – Silva – Chalubah
Midfield: Ben Chilwell – Jorginho – Kovacic – Azpilicueta
Forwards: Odoi – Lukaku – Werner
Chelsea is third in the English Premier League table with 13 points, one point behind leaders Liverpool, while Southampton is in 16th place with 4 points..
The London team enters today’s match led by German coach Thomas Tuchel, in search of a victory, after losing to Manchester City in the last round with a goal, and also defeat against Juventus on Wednesday with the same result in the group stage of the Champions League..
As for Southampton, under the leadership of its Austrian coach, Ralph Hanshuttl, is looking for its first win this season, after drawing in 4 matches and losing two matches, in the past six rounds..
In today’s meeting, Chelsea will miss the efforts of French star N’Golo Kante due to injury, in addition to American striker Christian Pulisic, and right-back James Reyes.