Insight and Analysis: Lille vs Chelsea Champions League 2022 Match Prediction
Lille vs Chelsea Champions League 2022 Match Prediction, Preview, Team News, Injuries/Suspensions, How to Watch, Where to watch and Tv Channels.
Lille responded well to their first leg 2-0 loss to Chelsea, picking up seven points from nine available.
They were held to a 0-0 draw by relegation threatened Saint-Etienne on Friday night, however.
Chelsea responded to a tough week with a late 1-0 win over Newcastle on Sunday.
Despite pressure off the pitch, Tuchel is able to keep his players focussed on the task at hand. Which is a boost for the Blues.
Lille have lost just twice at home this season. So this won’t be a walk in the park for Chelsea. But they should be able to secure their quarter-final spot on Wednesday.
Players to watch:
Jonathan David remains the only player to have scored in any UEFA game hosted by Lille this season.
Whilst Chelsea star Kai Havertz has been on the scoresheet in each of his last three Premier League starts.
Lille have failed to score in any of their last four meetings against sides managed by Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel (three 2-0 losses, one 0-0 draw).Read more Messi has hit the woodwork more than any other player in Europe’s top five Leagues this season
Orestis Karnezis is ruled out of Lille’s welcome of Chelsea, though the Greek goalkeeper would not have started anyway, with Leo Jardim Lille’s first choice between the sticks.
The hosts may go for a 4-2-3-1 setup once more, with Hatem Ben Arfa potentially starting behind Jonathan David.
Renato Sanches is likely not to play.
Thomas Tuchel says Marcos Alonso and Cesar Azpilicueta are fit to feature on Wednesday night and the Spanish pair should start for the Blues.
Reece James and Callum Hudson-Odoi are likely to play, but Ben Chilwell misses out.
The blues have kept a clean sheet in 7 of their last 9 matches (Champions League).
Chelsea have won their last 3 matches against Lille in all competitions.
The blues have scored at least 2 goals in their last 3 matches (Champions League).
Chelsea have scored at least 2 goals in their last 3 matches against Lille in all competitions.
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