Bournemouth will host Chelsea in their next Premier League outing at the Dean Court on Saturday, here are the details you need to know ahead of the tie.
BOURNEMOUTH: The Cherries will miss the host of players for the tie against Lloyd Kelly, Chris Mepham, Arnaut Danjuma Groeneveld, Charlie Daniels, and David Brooks are all set to miss the clash against Chelsea at the Dean Court on Saturday.
CHELSEA: The Blues will miss out on the services of Christian Pulisic, Callum Hudson-Odoi and N’Golo Kante for their upcoming clash.
HEAD TO HEAD:
The Saturday’s fixture will represent just the 17th competitive meeting between the two clubs, with Chelsea recording 11 wins in comparison to five victories for Bournemouth.
Despite trailing historically, Bournemouth has prevailed in the last two matches, including by a 4-0 scoreline in the corresponding encounter last season.Six of the last seven games have ended with the winning team also securing a clean sheet.
The Dean Court outfit only won just two of their last games in five attempts while three ended in a defeat.
Chelsea has not been in the best of form in recent games, they won two, drew one and two ended in a defeat.POSSIBLE LINEUPS
BOURNEMOUTH: Ramsdale; Smith, Cook, Ake, Rico; Gosling, Lerma, Billing; H.Wilson, C.Wilson, King
CHELSEA: Caballero; James, Zouma, Rudiger, Azpilicueta; Barkley, Jorginho, Kovacic; Willian, Mount; Giroud