Chelsea v Burnley predicted lineups and match preview

Chelsea and Burnley go head-to-head this weekend in a vital match for both sides.

To be played on Saturday 21st February 2015 at 15:00. Venue: Stamford Bridge, London

Odds: Chelsea 1/6, Draw 11/2, Burnley 16/1

Chelsea welcome Burnley to Stamford Bridge this weekend with Jose Mourinho’s side looking to widen the gap between them and reigning Premier League champions Manchester City.

Chelsea are currently seven points clear of Manuel Pellegrini’s side and they now take on Sean Dyche’s men, themselves fighting for every point they can get near the bottom of the table.

Chelsea are without midfielder John Obi Mikel due to a knee injury but Willian has a good chance of recovering from a knock.

As for Burnley, they are without Kevin Long due to a knee injury while Dean Marney was recently struck down with the same problem. Matt Taylor is also out with an Achilles injury.

Chelsea are fresh off the back of their Champions League encounter with Paris Saint-Germain while Burnley have had additional time to prepare for this fixture; their last match the 3-1 defeat to Manchester United last weekend.

Chelsea predicted lineup

  • Petr Cech
  • César Azpilicueta
  • Branislav Ivanovic
  • John Terry
  • Kurt Zouma
  • Juan Cuadrado
  • Cesc Fàbregas
  • Eden Hazard
  • Nemanja Matic
  • Oscar
  • Diego Costa

Burnley predicted lineup

  • Tom Heaton
  • Ben Mee
  • Michael Keane
  • Jason Shackell
  • Kieran Trippier
  • Scott Arfield
  • George Boyd
  • David Jones
  • Michael Kightly
  • Ashley Barnes
  • Danny Ings

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