Chelsea vs Porto: Match Preview, Injury Update, Stats & Chelsea STARTING XI – Costa STARTS!

Jose Mourinho troops will host FC Porto on Wednesday night in an important Champions league game.

The Blues are currently second on the Champions league log table behind FC Porto. The Portuguese side lost to Dynamo Kiev on Day 5 of the Champions league fixtures while Chelsea defeated the Maccabi Tel Aviv 4-0.

Both teams have their qualification fate in their hands as both club need a win to qualify for the knockout stage of the UCL.

A draw will only be enough for both team only if Dynamo Kiev lose to Maccabi Tel Aviv. The Blues welcomed Thibaut Courtois back from injury against Bournemouth and the 23 year old is set to be in goal against the Portuguese outfit.

Chelsea lost the corresponding fixture 2-1 and the Blues will be hoping to get the better of the Portuguese side this time around. Jose Mourinho will be fighting to save his job and a win in this game is very important for the Blues

Injuries

Jose Mourinho will have a fully fit side to choose from when Porto comes to town.

Stats

Both side have met five times in the Champions league, the Blues have won three times while Porto has tasted victory just once with both sides sharing the points on one occasion.

Chelsea’s Predicted line

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