Chelsea vs Juventus: UEFA Champions League Group H is established for a colossal tie when the Blues host the Bianconeri at Stamford Bridge on Tuesday (start time 3 pm ET with dwell updates by means of NBCSports.com).
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USMNT stars Christian Pulisic and Weston McKennie will probably renew their own individual (but very welcoming) rivalry, with each Us residents presumably in rivalry to start Tuesday’s clash. Pulisic and McKennie earlier confronted 1 one more although enjoying for Borussia Dortmund and Schalke, respectively. McKennie (2W-1D-1L) retains a narrow head-to-head advantage when equally have played.
Not only are Juventus the only side in UEFA Champions League Team H to conquer Chelsea or acquire a position off the defending European champions, but they are the only facet to so much as score a target versus Thomas Tuchel’s facet. That goal — just the one — came back in September, when Federico Chiesa scored the only objective in Juventus’ 1- victory in Turin.
Juventus, on the other hand, have conceded — gasp — two aims through the team phase, but Massimiliano Allegri’s guys are two-thirds of the way to a best run via the group. With final-put Malmo (zero factors, zero plans scored, 12 aims conceded) their last opponent in two weeks’ time, very first spot and invincible status are correctly on the line on Tuesday.
Here’s everything you want to know forward of Chelsea vs Juventus.
Chelsea team information, accidents, lineup options
Romelu Lukaku is suit ample for the bench, so way too is Timo Werner. Lukaku has not played considering that injuring his ankle against Malmo on Nov. 2. Kai Havertz is out following coming off thanks to hamstring pain more than the weekend. Mateo Kovacic continues to be out with a