Welcome to Atlanta, where the players play. It's time for preseason match number three, as we take on top-four rivals Newcastle United.
There will be no live blog for this because I got denied media credentials (boooooo!). So talk amongst yourselves.
Reecey starts and is captain. Nkunku & Jackson start together.
Here we go!
Chelsea starting lineup:
Arrizabalaga | Cucurella, Humphreys, Chalobah, James (c) | Casadei, Enzo | Maatsen, Nkunku, Mudryk | Jackson
Substitutes from: Slonina, Bergström, Gusto, Silva, Colwill, Gilchrist, Chilwell, Gallagher, Chukwuemeka, Santos, Sterling, Hall, Ângelo, Moreira, Burstow
Newcastle United starting lineup: Dúbravka | Trippier, Schär, Botman, Burn, Joelinton, Tonali, L. Miley, Almirón, Gordon, Isak
Substitutes from: Pope, Gillespie, Ashby, Savage, J. Miley, Turner-Cooke, Murphy, Parkinson
Date / Time: Wednesday, July 26, 2023, 8:15pm EDT; 1:15am BST (next day); 5:45am IST (next day)
Venue: Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Atlanta, GA, USA
On TV: Sky Sports Main Event (UK); none (USA); Star Sports Select HD1 (India); SuperSport Premier League (NGA); elsewhere
Streaming: Sky Go (UK); Peacock (USA); Hotstar (India); DStv Now (NGA)
Be excellent to each other, and party on, dudes!