Jose Mourinho’s side will host Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool on Saturday Lunch-time kick off.
Asmir Begovic is set to continue in goal in the absence of Thibaut Courtois who is out with a knee injury.
Mourinho is expected to make some alterations to his defense line that faced Stoke City on Tuesday but he is expected to start with John Terry and Gary Cahill at centre back. With Ivanovic Out injured, Jose Mourinho will most likely choose Kurt Zouma to fill in the Void left by the Serbian defender while Cesar Azpilicueta returns to Left back after he was rested in the game against Stoke City.
Nemanja Matic returns from a one game suspension after he was sent off for two bookable offense in the game against West Ham last weekend. Ramires who just signed a new contract is expected to partner Matic in protecting the back four. Higher up the pitch, Eden Hazard will retain his place alongside Willian who is in superb Form but Fabregas who returns from a minor injury is expected to replace Oscar.
Diego Costa is reportedly fit after he was Withdrawn from the game against Stoke due to injury and he is expected to go back straight into the starting line up in the expense of Loic Remy and Falcao.
Predicted line up:
Zouma. Terry. Cahill. Azpilicueta
Willian. Fabregas. Hazard.