Burnley 0 vs 4 Chelsea LIVE: Stream & Score
Good afternoon and welcome to live coverage of Chelsea’s Premier League clash against Burnley at Turf Moor.
Chelsea travel to Turf Moor this afternoon looking to secure a victory over Burnley and open up a gap to the sides below them in the Premier League top-four race.
After a tumultuous week for the Blues during which Roman Abramovich confirmed his intention to sell the club after 19 years as owner, football can once again take centre stage (for at least a couple of hours).
The Blues have games in hand on the likes of Manchester United and West Ham United, but recent weeks have proved that points on the board are all important.
Ladies And Gentlemen..
N’Golo Kante has arrived with the Chelsea squad.
Confirmed Burnley Side
Burnley: Pope, Taylor, Tarkowski, Collins, Roberts, Lennon, Brownhill, Westwood, McNeil, Weghorst, Rodriguez.
Burnley Substitutes: Hennessey, Lowton, Bardsley, Long, Thomas, Cork, Cornet, Barnes, Richardson.
Good To See Him Back
Chelsea have missed Reece James down their right flank but he is back this afternoon.
- Confirmed Chelsea side
Chelsea: Mendy; Chalobah, Silva, Rudiger; James, Kante, Jorginho, Saul; Mount, Havertz, Pulisic.
Chelsea Substitutes: Kepa, Kenedy, Christensen, Sarr, Kovacic, Loftus-Cheek, Ziyech, Lukaku, Werner.
Early Team News
Kai Havertz is doing the pre-match media for Chelsea. A strong indication he will be starting at Turf Moor.
Every Word From Thomas Tuchel
Unsurprisingly, Thomas Tuchel was asked several questions about the future of Chelsea following Roman Abramovich’s decision to sell the club after 19 years as owner.
Here is every word from the German’s pre-match press conference, which also includes Tuchel’s thoughts on the challenge posed by Burnley.