Chelsea will welcome Newcastle United at Stamford Bridge in Monday night’s Premier League action as the hosts will try to get under Thomas Tuchel. The Blues have won four consecutive matches in all competitions after drawing their first match under Tuchel. If they win here in this match, they would slide over struggling Liverpool to the top four of the Premier League.
Newcastle, on the other hand, is currently ranked 17th and is only one place above the relegation zone. However, they can breathe a bit easily and there is a 10 point gap between them and Fulham in 18th place.
The Premier League 2020-21 Chelsea vs Newcastle United game is scheduled at 1:30 pm IST.
Premier League 2020-21 Chelsea vs Newcastle United: team news, injury update
For Chelsea, Thiago Silva is currently injured and will not be available. Timo Werner also doubts with a leg injury, while Kai Havertz has also been hit.
Newcastle United, on the other hand, will be without Callum Wilson, who has suffered a hamstring injury. Fabian Schar and Javi Manquillo are also injured.
Chelsea possible starting grid: Edouard Mendy; Cesar Azpilicueta, Andreas Christensen, Antonio Rudiger; Reece James, Jorginho, Mateo Kovacic, Ben Chilwell; Callum Hudson-Odoi, Mason Mount, Olivier Giroud
Newcastle United possible starting grid: Karl Darlow; Emil Krafth, Ciaran Clark, Paul Dummett, Jamal Lewis; Jonjo Shelvey, Isaac Hayden, Joe Willock; Miguel Almiron, Allan Saint-Maximin, Andy Carroll
What time does the 2020-21 Premier League Chelsea vs Newcastle United start?
The Premier League 2020-21 Chelsea vs Newcastle United game kicks off Tuesday, February 16 at 1:30 am IST at Stamford Bridge.
What TV channel will the Premier League 2020-21 Chelsea – Newcastle United match be shown on?
The Premier League 2020-21 Chelsea vs Newcastle United match will be broadcast on Star Sports Select 1 and Star Sports Select HD1.
How can I stream the match between Chelsea and Newcastle United in the Premier League 2020-21?
The Premier League 2020-21 Chelsea vs Newcastle United match will be streamed on Disney + Hotstar VIP.