Chelsea’s brilliant resurgence under Lampard has come unstuck recently, though, with the club now winless in their last three matches, including defeats to Manchester City and West Ham United. Meanwhile, Villa have gathered a burst of recent momentum after defeating Newcastle and holding Manchester United to a draw last weekend. Follow all the action from Stamford Bridge and from United’s clash against Tottenham below:
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When and where is the match?
The match is at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday, December 4, with kick-off scheduled for 19:30 GMT.
Tammy Abraham is a doubt still with a hip injury, meaning he could miss out against his former club. Ross Barkley will be out through illness.
Frederic Guilbert is out through suspension, while Anwar El Ghazi has a knee injury picked up in the 2-2 draw vs Man United, but Dean Smith welcomes back Jota.
How can I watch the match?
The match will be available to watch and stream on Amazon Prime.
Chelsea: Kepa; Azpilicueta, Zouma, Tomori, Alonso; Kante, Kovacic; Willian, Pulisic, Hudson-Odoi; Batshuayi
Aston Villa: Heaton; Elmohamady, Konsa Ngoyo, Mings, Targett; Nakamba; Trezeguet, McGinn, Douglas Luiz, Grealish; Wesley
Aston Villa 17/2
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