Chelsea vs. Wigan: Lineups & Game Thread

And what a debut it was... - Chris Brunskill

And now back to your regularly scheduled RAFALUTION...

I see you stand like greyhounds in the slips,
Straining upon the start. The game's afoot:

Chelsea starting lineup (4-2-3-1):
Petr Cech | Ashley Cole, Gary Cahill, Branislav Ivanovic, Cesar Azpilicueta | Frank Lampard, David Luiz | Eden Hazard, Oscar, Ramires | Fernando Torres

Substitutes from: Ross Turnbull, Paulo Ferreira, Ryan Bertrand, Yossi Benayoun, Marko Marin, Juan Mata, Demba Ba

Wigan Athletic starting lineup (3-4-2-1):
Ali Al Habsi | Maynor Figueroa, Gary Caldwell, Paul Scharner | Jean Beausejour, James McArthur, James McCarthy, Ronnie Stam | Shaun Maloney, Roger Espinoza | Franco di Santo

Substitutes from: Joel Robles, Arouna Kone, David Jones, Angelo Henriquez, Jordi Gomez, Callum McManaman, Roman Golobart

Ummm ... so why is Fernando Torres starting?

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