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Champions League: Chelsea vs Sevilla LIVE!

Group stage match dates

Matchday 1: 20/21 October
Matchday 2: 27/28 October
Matchday 3: 3/4 November
Matchday 4: 24/25 November
Matchday 5: 1/2 December
Matchday 6: 8/9 December

CHELSEA TEAM NEWS

Team to play Sevilla: Mendy, James, Zouma, Silva, Chilwell, Jorginho, Kante, Mount, Havertz, Pulisic, Werner.

Subs: Kepa, Caballero, Rugider, Christensen, Tomori, Azpilicueta, Emerson, Kovacic, Ziyech, Hudson-Odoi, Giroud, Abraham.

SEVILLA TEAM NEWS

Team to play Chelsea: Bounou, Navas, Gomez, Carlos, Acuna, Rakitic, Fernando, Gudelj, Suso, De Jong, Ocampos.

Subs: Vaclic, Rekik, Jordan, Munir, Oscar Rodriguez, En-Nesyri, Escudero, Torres, Vazquez, Fernandez.

1 min

After both sides take the knee, Werner takes the first kick-off to get things started.

7 min

CORNER! Here’s a first corner of the night and its a strong header away from Silva clears Suso’s delivery well.

12 min

Jorginho, plays the ball beyond Ocampos with his first touch but gives it straight to the forward, and its an early booking for the captain.

20 min

James denies Ocampos down the left, using his pace and strength to shoulder barge him into taking the ball out of play.

24 min

Jorginho loses track of Ocampos completely from a throw-in, but as it is they clear.

30 min

James chases De Jong all the way to the Sevilla left-back position where he looks likely to earn a win an opportunity to cross after outmuscling the forward, but is then knocked to ground by him in response. 

34 min

SUB! Gomez’s game is over, and he’s off. Jordan, comes on for him and slots into the middle of the park…

38 min

A free-kick from Rakitic deep on the right is cleared away, before Ocampos takes it forward towards Acuna on the left and behind for a goal kick. 

42 min

Acuna gets himself in the book for pulling back Pulisic inside the Chelsea half.

45 + 1 min

HT: CHELSEA 0-0 SEVILLA

46 min

We’re back underway for the second half here.

52 min

Zouma gets his head to it and does get some direction on his effort this time, for a goal kick as it bounces off his back and miles off.

58 min

SUB! Here’s our first change of the night. Suso is subbed for Torres.

64 min

SUB! Ziyech comes on for Mount. In on the right, Pulisic to stay over on the left.

69 min

SUB! Jorginho heads to the bench with Kovacic taking his place and Kante now sporting the captain’s armband.

75 min

Ziyech has space on the right behind Acuna when Kante finds him as Chelsea attack.

82 min

SUBS! There’s two more changes on the way for Sevilla – with two attacking changes on the way. Versatile midfielder Vazquez and En-Nesyri head on for De Jong.

Rakitic also heads for the bench. That might relieve Kante too!

90 min

There will be three minutes of added-on time..

90 + 2 min

FT: CHELSEA 0-0 SEVILLA 

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