Chelsea squad against Real Madrid, the blues boss, Thomas Tuchel has announced his team for the Champions League semi-final. First-leg tie against Real Madrid on Tuesday night in Spain.
In a post on Chelsea’s official website, Tuchel announced a 24-man squad to face Real Madrid. At the Alfredo Di Stéfano Stadium.
Chelsea had knocked Porto out of the Champions League quarter-final stages, while Real Madrid eliminated Liverpool from the competition.
However, the Blues head to the game after defeating West Ham United 1-0 in the Premier League last weekend. Meanwhile, Zinedine Zidane’s side played a 0-0 draw with Real Betis in the LaLiga.
Below is Chelsea’s squad against Real Madrid;
Kepa Arrizabalaga, Antonio Rudiger, Marcos Alonso, Andreas Christensen, Jorginho, Thiago Silva, N’Golo Kante, Tammy Abraham, Christian Pulisic, Timo Werner, Willy Caballero, Kurt Zouma, Edouard Mendy, Olivier Giroud, Mason Mount, Callum Hudson-Odoi, Ben Chilwell, Hakim Ziyech, Billy Gilmour, Reece James, Cesar Azpilicueta, Kai Havertz, Emerson Palmieri, Tino Anjorin.
Mateo Kovacic will not travel to Madrid for the first leg of the Champions League semi-final on Monday afternoon. Since sustaining a muscle injury in training the night before our previous match in the competition two weeks ago, the midfielder has been out.
The kick-off time for Real Madrid vs Chelsea is 8 pm.