CONFIRMED: Chelsea line-up v Wycombe - Mourinho benches big guns

Here's how Chelsea line up for their friendly against Wycombe this evening, kick-off at 19:45 GMT.

Chelsea: Schwarzer, Ake, Christiansen, Bamford, Baker, Kane, Romeu, van Ginkel, Swift, Piazon, Chalobah

Chelsea kick-off their pre-season schedule with a trip to Football League side Wycombe Wanderers.

The Blues have several players away on extra holiday following the World Cup, which presents plenty of youngsters with chances to impress Jose Mourinho, leaving a lasting impression on him before those first team stars return to training.

Mourinho has already started work ahead of the new season and has done well to get most of his transfer activity out of the way, which allows him to work with his players ahead of the new campaign.

Chelsea follow this friendly with a match against Wimbledon this weekend before six more games before their first Premier League match of the season away at Burnley.

Mourinho is unlikely to field any side similar to the one which will start that game until later in the pre-season campaign when he has everyone fit and available following pre-season tests and conditioning.

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