Batshuayi & Hazard start for Chelsea

first_imgMichy Batshuayi Chelsea team news: Batshuayi & Hazard start against Crystal Palace Stephen Darwin Last updated 2 years ago 21:08 10/14/17 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments(0) Michy Batshuayi Chelsea 2017 Getty Images Michy Batshuayi Eden Hazard Crystal Palace v Chelsea Crystal Palace Chelsea Premier League The Belgian striker is a direct replacement for the injured Alvaro Morata, with David Luiz also back in the starting XI having served a suspension Michy Batshuayi has been given the nod to start against Crystal Palace as Antonio Conte attempts to cope without injured striker Alvaro Morata.Eden Hazard is also in to make his second start of the Premier League campaign, with Willian getting the nod ahead of Pedro, who is left on the bench.Brazil international David Luiz is also back in the starting XI having now completed his suspension for the red card he received against Arsenal. Article continues below Editors’ Picks Why Barcelona god Messi will never be worshipped in the same way in Argentina Lyon treble & England heartbreak: The full story behind Lucy Bronze’s dramatic 2019 Liverpool v Man City is now the league’s biggest rivalry and the bitterness is growing Megan Rapinoe: Born & brilliant in the U.S.A. Chelsea team: Courtois; Azpilicueta, David Luiz, Cahill (c); Moses, Fabregas, Bakayoko, Alonso; Willian, Batshuayi, Hazard. #CRYCHE pic.twitter.com/mkJlVrLaAR — Chelsea FC (@ChelseaFC) October 14, 2017 For Crystal Palace, meanwhile, Wilfried Zaha makes his second appearance of the 2017-18 campaign having returned from a knee injury.Chelsea starting XI: Courtois, Azpilicueta, David Luiz, Cahill, Moses, Fabregas, Bakayoko, Alonso; Willian, Batshuayi, Hazard.Subs: Caballero, Christensen, Rudiger, Zappacosta, Scott, Musonda, Pedro.Crystal Palace starting XI: Speroni, Ward, Dann, Sakho, Schlupp, van Aanholt, Milivojevic, Cabaye, McArthur, Townsend, Zaha.Subs: Henry, Tomkins, Fosu-Mensah, Riedewald, Puncheon, Sako, Kaikai.last_img read more