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# Group P   W   D   L GD Pts
01 Manchester City
16
15
1
0
37
46
02 Manchester United
16
11
2
3
25
35
03 Chelsea
16
10
2
4
15
32
04 Liverpool
16
8
6
2
14
30
05 Arsenal
16
9
2
5
10
29
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Starting XI: Chelsea v Burnley

EPL Starting XI: Chelsea v Burnley 12 August 2017

By SL International - Aug 12, 2017 03:06 PM

English Premier League

Teams: Chelsea v Burnley

Date: 12 August 2017

Venue: Stamford Bridge

English Premier League champions, Chelsea begin the campaign at home to Burnley this afternoon.

The match is scheduled to get underway at 16h00.

The Blues head into the encounter on the back of a penalty shoot-out loss to Arsenal in the Community Shield last weekend.

Chelsea will be without Victor Moses (suspended), while Pedro will miss the clash through injury.

Burnley, on the other hand, ended their pre-season with a 2-1 win over La Liga outfit, Celta Vigo last weekend.

Sean Dyche has a clean bill of health, with Dean Marney being the only absentee due to a long-term injury.

The last time these two sides met at Stamford Bridge,  the Blues ran out 3-0 winners.
 
Here's how they line up:
 
Chelsea: Courtois; Rudiger, Luiz, Cahill; Azpilicueta, Kante, Fabregas, Alonso; Willian, Batshuayi, Boga.
 
Burnley: Heaton; Lowton, Tarkowski, Mee, Ward; Gudmundsson, Cork, Hendrick, Defour, Brady; Vokes.
 


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69’ Álvaro Morata

88’ David Luiz

24’ Sam Vokes

39’ Stephen Ward

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Bhekisisa_KINGSISA_Sosibo Joined: 03 Feb 2014
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Bhekisisa_KINGSISA_Sosibo Aug 12, 2017 06:30 PM
Good Morata boi
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mitchvich Aug 12, 2017 06:28 PM
Batshuayi knows nothing about positioning, period. Burnley never dominated the game.
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mitchvich Aug 12, 2017 06:25 PM
Was Victor Gomes officiating this game? Playing 9 players against 13 is what Chelsea was experiencing.
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Piratesfan Aug 12, 2017 06:23 PM
@indidane ,so you telling us so we could do what ? Nobody gives a damn about your opinion.
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Master25 Aug 12, 2017 06:23 PM
When chelsea gets beaten by Burnley people will talk about competativeness of the league while we know that the same Burnley will never beat Barca and Real Madrid.
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McCKHOSI Aug 12, 2017 06:23 PM
Lol
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Cibusisoh Aug 12, 2017 06:21 PM
Hard luck
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NHLANHLA1 Aug 12, 2017 06:16 PM
Witchcraft at its best but will bounce back
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indidane Aug 12, 2017 06:16 PM
the most Overrated Weak Lig in the World
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Matatasela_7 Aug 12, 2017 06:13 PM
is still early we will come back
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Waitin for Man Utd
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quiero Aug 12, 2017 06:11 PM
Best League in the world EPL
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Michaeltshigama Aug 12, 2017 06:10 PM
Conte won't last at Chelsea n how on earth can u bench Morata, hai khona
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Mr_Down Aug 12, 2017 06:06 PM
tjo Burnley place good football, they very energetic
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Smamane Aug 12, 2017 06:04 PM
burnley were so organised,they played clever,dey never gave batshuayi any space,veey good defence tough as nails,even da likes of cesc couldnt make it to da final third
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superdee19 Aug 12, 2017 06:03 PM
Chelsea2-3Burnley awesooooooooooooome
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Zugo48 Aug 12, 2017 06:03 PM
I'm happy to see Lacazette and Morata on the score sheet respectively.Welcome to Epl big boys...here every game is as tough as a nut.Its so interesting to wonder who's going to win the golden boot at the end of the season.Aguero..?.Gabriel Jesus..?.Kane..?.Vardy..?.Luka ku..?.Morata..?.Lacazette..?
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sabza92 Aug 12, 2017 06:03 PM
Sam Vokes what a player
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S'fiso Mabizela Aug 12, 2017 06:03 PM
This is what i like about English football if it was in Spain Chelsea was still gonna win the game with 2 red cards
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Mxolisingongoma Aug 12, 2017 06:02 PM
I hope ppl don't get carried away just bcz Chelsea lost the first game of the season. Even last season it was the same

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