Chelsea’s season finale can be honorary. They come from eliminating Manchester City in the semi-finals of the FA Cup, they are among the four best of this edition of the Champions League and they have been shot to fourth place, with access to the Champions League.
West Ham fell this past weekend in the Newcastle field and has left the ‘blues’ the possibility of climbing the table in case of beating Brighton at Stamford Bridge. The gulls are immersed in the fight not to descend although they have a good cushion of points compared to the red zone.
Tuchel announced in the preview that will not force Thiago Silva But he will be able to count on Christensen, who has been exercising since the day before yesterday at the same pace as his teammates after missing the last three games with muscle discomfort. The one who does not arrive safely at the meeting is Mateo Kovacic.
Chelsea: Mendy; Azpilicueta, Zouma, Rudiger; Hudson-Odoi, Jorginho, Kante, Alonso; Mount, Havertz, Pulisic
Brighton: Sanchez; White, Dunk, Veltman; Gross, Lallana, Bissouma, Moder; Trossard, Maupay, Welbeck