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Team news for Manchester City vs Chelsea, probable line-ups, predictions and more

Team news for Manchester City vs Chelsea, probable line-ups, predictions and more
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Chelsea travel to Manchester on Saturday for an early Premier League kick-off on Saturday against Manchester City.

Team news

Chelsea

The injury and Covid problem for the Blues have remained persistent. Trevor Chalobah and Andreas Christensen have been ruled out with injury and Covid respectively.

The Blues are also without the likes of Reece James, Ben Chilwell through injury.

Mendy remains away on international duty at AFCON.

Man City

Pep Guardiola has said that Man City also have Covid problems of their own. However, he didn't say which players are out.

We understand that the Cityzens may not use Oleksandr Zinchenko and Phil Foden.

Riyad Mahrez is also at AFCON.

Stats

Man City are on an 11-match winning streak in the Premier League.

Chelsea have lost only one of their last 10 away games in the league.

Man City have scored 2+ goals in 8 of their last 10 league games.

Chelsea have scored 2+ goals in 5 of their last 6 away games.

Probable lineup

Chelsea XI: Kepa; Rudiger, SIlva, Azpilicueta; Hudson-Odoi, Alonso, Kante, Kovacic, Mount, Havertz; Lukaku.

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Predictions

Tribuna.com: Man City 1-3 Chelsea

"This is a perfect opportunity for Chelsea to exact revenge on CIty for that defeat at Stamford Bridge earlier in the season.

"The Blues are bang in form after beating Spurs twice in a week without conceding."

Whoscored: Man City 2-1 Chelsea.

Source: Tribuna.com