Chelsea vs Southampton Live updates, livescores and team news

Chelsea is up against Southampton in continuation of premier league match. Good news coming from the Stanford Bridge has it that Chelsea has secured the signing of Dortmund winger Christian Pulisic for a fee of £57.6 million this morning.

The news will boost their morale going to this match. The Blue has announced the starting line up against Southampton tonight. The spirit is high and players are talking tough about the possibility of taking three points.

Chelsea team news
Starting XI: Kepa; Azpilicueta (c), Rudiger, David Luiz, Alonso; Jorginho, Kante, Barkley; Willian, Morata, Hazard
Subs: Caballero, Christensen, Zappacosta, Ampadu, Emerson, Fabregas, Loftus-Cheek
Southampton team news
Starting XI: Gunn; Cedric, Yoshida, Vestergaard, Bednarek, Valery; Romeu (c), Ward-Prowse, Armstrong; Ings, Redmond
Subs: McCarthy, Stephens, Ramsay, Slattery, Elyounoussi, Long, Austin
Eden Hazard has been speaking before tonight’s clash.
“We know what to do, we expect a tough game but we’re ready!”
Simply put by the Belgian, who has been in fine form of late.
Southampton coach Ralph Hasenhuttl may have taken a peek at the history books going into this game and if he did, he’ll know that his side haven’t beaten Chelsea for three years.
It’s been seven meetings in all competitions since the Saints emerged victorious with a shock 3-1 win at Stamford Bridge in October 2015 to pile further misery on then boss Jose Mourinho, who was later sacked.

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