Chelsea v Atletico Madrid preview and predicted lineups.

Atletico Madrid travel to Stamford Bridge Tonight for in their final group match.

Chelsea:

Heading into this clash in West London, Chelsea sit top of Group C and they have already secured their place in the knockout stages. They will still aim to win against Diego Simeone’s side in a bid to finish top of the group ahead of Roma.

Eden Hazard starred for the Blues on the weekend as they came from behind to secure a comfortable 3-1 victory at home to Newcastle, and they are unbeaten in their last six games in all competitions, winning five.

David Luiz remains sidelined with a knee injury for the home side and Michy Batshuayi have returned to training but Tuesday’s game will come too soon for the duo.

Atletico Madrid:

Meanwhile, Atletico’s slim hopes of advancing to the final 16 rest on them beating Chelsea and Roma failing to win against Qarabag in the other Group C fixture.

 Los Rojiblancos started the season slowly but their form has picked up in recent weeks with four consecutive wins, and the goal they conceded in the 2-1 defeat to Real Sociedad on Saturday was the last one they have conceded since October.

Juanfran is set to miss out with a hamstring injury, while Stefan Savic returns after serving a one-match suspension against Roma.

During the second Champions League gameweek back in September, Antonio Conte’s side struck late on to beat Atletico 2-1 at the Wanda Metropolitano Stadium.

Potential lineups:

Chelsea: Courtois; Azpilicueta, Christensen, Cahill; Zappacosta, Kante, Fabregas, Bakayoko, Alonso; Morata, Hazard.

Atletico Madrid: Oblak; Luis, Godin, Savic, Vrsaljko; Carrasco, Saul, Gabi, Koke; Griezmann, Gameiro.

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