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Kai Havertz, Timo Werner to start in Predicted Chelsea vs Brighton lineup



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Kai Havertz, Timo Werner to start in Predicted Chelsea vs Brighton lineup, team news, injury, update, prediction.

Chelsea will host Brighton at the Stamford Bridge as they look forward to replicating their FA Cup Succes in the Premier League on Tuesday night.

The Blues were handed an opportunity to return to the top four following West Ham’s shockingly loss to Newcastle United and Liverpool dropping points after a 1-1 draw with Leeds United on Monday night.

with two wins from their last five matches, Brighton are unfavorable relegation candidates, as they are on 33 points with seven games to go.

Not much has gone their way against Chelsea, as they have lost 12 and drawn two of their previous 14 matches.

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Chelsea vs Brighton head-to-head

Chelsea have only lost once to the Seagulls, back in 1933. Since then, the Londoners have completely dominated whenever these two teams have met.

Out of 14 games, the Blues have won 12 and drawn two.

Chelsea form guide : W-L-D-W-W

Brighton form guide : D-L-W-W-L

Chelsea team news

Andreas Christensen will be fit for Chelsea. The Denmark defender has recovered from a muscle problem to be available.

Midfielder Mateo Kovacic remains sidelined with hamstring trouble, while defender Thiago Silva could take a seat on the bench after featuring twice last week

Meanwhile, Tuchel is expected to make a few changes from the team that beat Manchester City in the FA Cup semi-final. The likes of Edouard Mendy, Callum Hudson-Odoi and Christian Pulisic are set to return to the starting XI.

Injured: Mateo Kovacic

Doubtful: None

Suspended: None

Brighton team news

Aaron Connolly, who was out with a foot issue may return to Graham Potters side. Former Chelsea man Tariq Lamptey remains a long-term casualty and Solly March. Meanwhile, Percy Tau is a fitness doubt for Albion ahead of the game.

Injured: Tariq Lamptey, Solly March

Doubtful: Percy Tau

Suspended: None.

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Chelsea will look to build on their victory over  Manchester City in the FA Cup ( Photo by Getty Images)

Chelsea vs Brighton possible XI

Chelsea predicted XI (3-4-2-1): Edouard Mendy; Cesar Azpilicueta, Kurt Zouma, Antonio Rudiger; Callum Hudson-Odoi, Jorginho, N’Golo Kante, Marcos Alonso; Christian Pulisic, Timo Werner; Kai Havertz

Brighton and Hove Albion predicted XI (3-4-3): Robert Sanchez; Ben White, Lewis Dunk, Joel Veltman; Pascal Gross, Adam Lallana, Yves Bissouma, Jakub Moder; Leandro Trossard, Neil Maupay, Danny Welbeck

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Chelsea vs Brighton match prediction9

Prediction: Chelsea 2-0 Brighton

Tuesday, April, 20, Kick-off time: 20:00