Chelsea vs Real Madrid: In the first leg of the UEFA Champions League quarterfinal, Chelsea are all set to host Real Madrid in the midweek. Real Madrid will seek revenge whereas Chelsea will look to keep the form against RM intact.
In the recently played gameweek, Chelsea lost 4-1 to Brentford. Chelsea went ahead with Antonio Rudiger’s thunderous strike but were unable to keep the lead intact as the Bees stung them hard. Vitaly Janelt’s brace sunk Chelsea’s ship on Saturday.
Real Madrid kept themselves ahead in the Spanish league title race with a 2-1 win over Celta Vigo. Karim Benzema scored the brace to seal the game for Carlo Ancelotti’s Los Blancos. Nolito equalized in the 52nd minute but Benzema did not give Celta Vigo to take the point.
Match: Chelsea vs Real Madrid
Date and Time: 7th April, 12:30 AM IST
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Chelsea vs Real Madrid Head-to-Head
Chelsea and Real Madrid have played three times in the past and Real Madrid have won one, lost one and drawn one.
Chelsea vs Real Madrid Team News
Chelsea: Ben Chilwell remains absent for Chelsea against the La Liga outfit. Callum Hudson-Odoi, Trevoh Chalobah and Christian Pulisic are doubtful for the fixture.
Real Madrid: Eden Hazard is the only absentee for Los Blancos.
Chelsea vs Real Madrid Probable Playing XI
Edouard Mendy, Andreas Christensen, Thiago Silva, Antonio Rudiger, Reece James, N’Golo Kante, Mateo Kovacic, Marcos Alonso, Mason Mount, Hakim Ziyech, Kai Havertz
Thibaut Courtois, Dani Carvajal, Eder Militao, David Alaba, Ferland Mendy, Luka Modric, Casemiro, Toni Kroos, Rodrygo Goes, Karim Benzema, Vinicius Junior
Chelsea vs Real Madrid D11 Team
Thibaut Courtois, Dani Carvajal, David Alaba, Thiago Silva, Andreas Christensen, Luka Modric, Toni Kroos (VC), Casemiro, Matteo Kovacic, Karim Benzema (C), Kai Havertz
Chelsea vs Real Madrid Probable Winners
There were doubts cast on Real Madrid’s chances after their defeat to Barcelona but Chelsea’s form is not great at the moment. We predict Real Madrid to clinch a close win in a tightly contested game.
Predictions: Chelsea 0-1 Real Madrid
Chelsea vs Real Madrid Live Stream
The Chelsea vs Real Madrid game is available on the Sony LIV application and Sony Network