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How Chelsea could line up vs Atletico Madrid without Mason Mount and Jorginho

How Chelsea could line up vs Atletico Madrid without Mason Mount and Jorginho

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Chelsea are set to face Atletico Madrid in the second leg of the Champions League round 16 on Wednesday.

The Blues picked up a 1-0 win in the first leg thanks to Olivier Giroud’s goal.

And this time they will be looking to securing another win and qualifying for the quarter-finals, however, Thomas Tuchel’s side will be without Mason Mount and Jorginho due to suspension. Thaigo Silva and Tammy Abraham will miss the game due to injuries.

So here is how they could line up.

Edouard Mendy will start in between the sticks, with Antonio Rudiger, Andreas Christensen and Cesar Azpilicueta forming the defence. Marcos Alonso, Mateo Kovacic, N’Golo Kante and Reece James will team up in the midfield. Timo Werner and Christian Pulisic will help Olivier Giroud in front of the attack.

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