ChelseaplayverygoodthisseasoninPremierLeagueandtheyareoneofthefavoritestowinthetrophy。

InthepreviousroundtheysmashedManchesterUnited4-0?

andwillbefullymotivatedtotakeanotherthreepoints。

Visitorshavethreewinsinarowinwhichtheydidntconcededasinglegoalandtheirmaingoalinthisgameistosecuretheirnetandtrytodosomethingintheattack。

Chelseaplayverygoodathome,buttheirawayperformanceisnotatthehighlevel。

Theyhavemanagedtowinonlytwooftheirfourawayleaguematchesthisseason。

Visitorsbeat?

Southamptonlastseasonat?

StMarysandtheywanttorepeattheirsuccess,buthomesidelookstrongerthisseasonanditwontbeaneasyjob。

TheirtopscorerDiegoCosta,whohasalreadyscored7leaguegoals,playgreatthisseasonandhecouldbethemostdangerousplayerforhomedefence。

TeamNews

Homesidemiss?

JakeHesketh(0/0m),JayRodriguez(4/1f),AlexMcCarthy(0/0gk),ShaneLong(7/0f),CedricSoares(7/0d),MattTargett(4/0d),JeremyPied(1/0m)?

andFlorinGardos,while?

RyanBertrand(4/0d)is?

doubtful。

Ontheotherside,visitorswillbewithout?

KurtZouma(0/0d),MarcovanGinkel(0/0m)?

andCescFàbregas(4/0m),while?

JohnObiMikel(0/0m)is?

doubtful。

SouthamptonvsChelseaPredictedLineups

Southampton?

Forster,Martina,Fonte,vanDijk,McQueen,Davis,Romeu,Clasie,Boufal,Tadic,Austin。

Chelsea?