For Maurizio Sarri Chelsea’s first home game of the Premier League season presents him with the ideal opportunity to win over supporters.
The Blues take on London rivals Arsenal tomorrow and victory would quickly endear the Italian to the Stamford Bridge faithful.
Sarri will set up his side in his tried and trusted 4-3-3 shape, and Eden Hazard could come into the side having been on the bench against Huddersfield Town.
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