Chelsea vs Palmeiras: After a close win in the contest against Al Hilal, Chelsea are all set to lock their horns with Palmeiras in the finals of the FIFA Club World Cup. The English Premier League outfit will look to avoid the 2012 embarrassment when they face the Brazilian outfit.
Palmeiras were able to register the victory against Al Ahly SC in the semifinals of the competition. The team was able to register a 2-0 victory against Al Ahly as Raphael Viega and Dudu found their names on the scoresheet.
Chelsea had to dig deep against Al Hilal on Wednesday. Romelu Lukaku scored the solitary goal of the game in the first half. Al Hilal came several times close to scoring the equalizer but Kepa was on top of his game. Thomas Tuchel will expect the team to up their ante to clinch the prestigious trophy.
Match: Chelsea vs Palmeiras
Date and Time: 12th February, 10:00 PM IST
Venue: Mohammed Bin Zayed Stadium
Chelsea vs Palmeiras Head-to-Head
Both teams have played just one game and Chelsea registered the victory in that game.
Chelsea vs Palmeiras Team News
Chelsea: Chelsea have no injury concerns ahead of the game.
Palmeiras: No fresh injury concerns for Palmeiras for the final game.
Chelsea vs Palmeiras Probable Playing XI
Kepa Arizzabalaga, Andreas Christensen, Thiago Silva, Antonio Rudiger, Cesar Azpilicueta, Jorginho, Matteo Kovacic, Marcos Alonso, Kai Havertz, Romelu Lukaku, Hakim Ziyech
Weverton Pereira, Jorge, Luan Garcia, Gustavo Gómez, Marcos Rocha, Danilo, Zé Rafael, Gustavo Scarpa, Raphael Veiga, Dudu, Rony
Chelsea vs Palmeiras D11 Team
Kepa Arrizabalaga, Luan Garcia, Antonio Rudiger, Gustavo Gomez, Cesar Azpilicueta, Marcos Alonso, Raphael Viega, Hakim Ziyech (VC), Gustavo Scarpa, N Golo Kante, Romelu Lukaku ©
Chelsea vs Palmeiras Probable Winners
Though the Brazilian outfit was able to grind the result out against Al Ahly SC, it will be a tough task against Chelsea. We can see a humdinger on Saturday with Chelsea lifting the Club World Cup trophy.
Predictions: Chelsea 2-1 Palmeiras
Chelsea vs Palmeiras Live Stream
The final game of the Club FIFA World Cup, Chelsea vs Palmeiras, is live on the official Youtube channel of FIFA as well as on Voot.