Chelsea’s win over Liverpool on Sunday kept alive the Blues’ slim hopes of finishing inside the Premier League top four. Next up is Huddersfield Town at Stamford Bridge, a game Antonio Conte’s side must win.
Defeat the Terriers and the Reds, and Tottenham Hotspur, know that the battle for Champions League football goes down to the final day. And three into two spots doesn’t go.
There is also the added intrigue that the clash may well prove to be Conte’s last at Stamford Bridge, with speculation over his job continuing.
Our unique algorithm has predicted the Chelsea side it believes will start the game.
Football Whispers uses data to predict teams’ starting XIs, taking into account injuries, suspensions, the statistical likelihood of a player being selected, the competition the match is in, players’ previous performances and the opponent’s style.
And you can also give it a go yourself. Just click ‘create your own’ on the line-up at the top of the page and pick your ideal XI for the game.You can also see each player’s stats once you’ve selected them.
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