Luton Town Vs Chelsea Matchday Preview Emirates FA Cup tie which is expected to go down later tonight.
The Blues will be hoping to put their EFL Carabao Cup final defeat against Liverpool aside to make sure they seal their qualification into the next round of the tournament which they could have a chance of winning if everything goes well for them.
It won’t be an easy game for them knowing fully well the lower League side will be coming into this one prepared to defend until the final whistle, MySportPlug will be serving you a quick rundown of what is expected to happen here later today as we review vital point concerning Chelsea.
LUTON TOWN VS CHELSEA MATCHDAY PREVIEW AND TEAM NEWS
Both teams are going for a win and nothing less with them hoping that they could make it into the next round of this encounter which they stand an equal chance of making it happen regardless of how much difference there is between the two of the clubs involved in the match.
Luton Town Vs Chelsea Matchday Preview, both teams have played against each other before in the Emirates FA Cup which saw the English Premier League beating them 3-1 which happened last season, and it wasn’t an easy game but the Blues managed to make things happen.
Both teams are coming into this one with different outcomes on their previous games with Luton Town playing against Derby County which was a match that they were able to win Wayne Rooney side who did well in the encounter but they weren’t good enough with a final result 1-0 for the home side after 90 minutes.
Chelsea played against Liverpool in the EFL Carabao Cup Final which was one of the toughest matches they have ever come across as they held each other off 90 minutes heading into extra time which was the same, but in all those times they have scored four goals which were ruled out by VAR as the Reds won via penalties 11-10.
Luton Town Vs Chelsea Injury Update
Thomas Tuchel has so much to talk about as he serves the latest injury update of the team ahead of Luton Town Vs Chelsea Matchday Preview which confirmed more injury worries including overload on players who might be seeing huge changes in the starting lineup ahead of the encounter.
Manager Full Update On Team:
“The situation was very good before the final because we had only Ben Chilwell out but the situation changed dramatically,’ he said of our squad fitness. ‘We have a lot of players with physical overloads and we have some injuries from the match.
“It’s too much to comment about. It would be a long list so we need to see. We had training today, the physios and doctors are still working with the players and finding out.
“We can take the last decisions tomorrow morning when we have the departure to Luton and see who’s ready to play.
The manager also went on giving a full review on the player by the player which could be worrying as more games will be coming up after this one which they have to move on from their loss in the final and recover from their injuries which might not be that serious.
Manager On Reece James Overload And Hakim Ziyech:
“He was on brilliant form but now with a huge overload on his shoulders,’ said the Chelsea head coach on James.
“The recommendation was 20 minutes before the match and it was over 70 minutes in a final with extra tension and pressure.
“Hakim is not available for tomorrow as he was not available for the final, unfortunately,’ Tuchel continued on Ziyech. ‘He still feels uncomfortable and was not in team training today so he’s one of the guys who will miss the game tomorrow.’
Trevoh Chalobah is also out of this encounter after his knock against Liverpool which he managed to continue but after the game, we had to go get stitched and he will be seating this one out until further notice as his name is now on the list of players ruled out including Reece James and Hakim Ziyech all to miss today.
LUTON TOWN VS CHELSEA LINEUP AND FORMATION
Despite the number of players ruled out of this clash, Thomas Tuchel still has a lot of names to be thrown into this clash Luton Vs Chelsea Matchday Preview which they will be looking to ease past their opponent and make it into the next round with another title on their reach if everything goes as planned.
Kepa Arrizabalaga (Goalkeeper); Malang Sarr, Antonio Rudiger, Harvey Hall (Defenders); Kennedy, Saul Niguez, Jorginho, Callum Hudson Odoi (Midfielders); Timo Werner, Christian Pulisic (Attackers); Romelu Lukaku (Striker).
This is how Luton Town Vs Chelsea Matchday Preview starting lineup is expected to look unless there are last minutes concerns which could see the manager making some late changes that could see some being dropped after the number of games they have been playing so far till this one later today.
LUTON TOWN VS CHELSEA VENUE AND KICKOFF TIME
This match between Luton Town Vs Chelsea Matchday Preview will be going down at Kenilworth Road with a kickoff time of 20:15 UK and 8:15 PM Nigeria which you can also confirm when the game will be going down from your location so you won’t miss any of the action scheduled to go down in the Emirates FA Cup.
LUTON TOWN VS CHELSEA PRESS CONFERENCE
Thomas Tuchel had a lot to say concerning the team ahead of the Luton Town Vs Chelsea Matchday Preview Press Conference which saw him giving a full review of the team after coming off their disappointing loss to Liverpool in the EFL Carabao Cup final which ended in penalties for them.
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