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Southampton vs. Chelsea: Lineups & Game Thread

Julian Finney

Can we go back, this is the moment
Tonight is the night, we'll fight 'til it's over
So we put our hands up like the ceiling can't hold us
Like the ceiling can't hold us


Southampton starting lineup (4-2-3-1):
Kelvin Davis | Luke Shaw, Dejan Lovren, Jose Fonte, Calum Chambers | Morgan Schneiderlin, Jack Cork | Jay Rodriguez, Adam Lallana, Steven Davis | Gaston Ramirez

Substitutes from: Paulo Gazzaniga, Nathaniel Clyne, Maya Yoshida, Rickie Lambert, James Ward-Prowse, Jos Hooiveld, Sam Gallagher

Chelsea starting lineup (4-2-3-1):
Petr Cech | Ashley Cole, John Terry, Gary Cahill, Cesar Azpilicueta | Ramires, Mikel | Eden Hazard, Juan Mata, Andre Schurrle | Fernando Torres

Substitutes from: Mark Schwarzer, Tomas Kalas, Michael Essien, Oscar, Willian, Samuel Eto'o, Demba Ba


Mourinho rotates most of the front four after the herculean pressing effort shown on Sunday.  Kalas makes the bench, which is nice.

The conditions aren't exactly great on the south coast, so this one may be a bit of a grind.


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