LONDON (Sporting Alert) — Cesar Azpilicueta was handed his starting debut for Chelsea in tonight’s Capital One League Cup – 3rd round game against Wolves at at Stamford Bridge.
Azpilicueta will play alongside captain John Terry, Gary Cahill and Ryan Bertrand in the back line, in a game Chelsea re firm favourites to win.
Juan Mata is also in the starting XI, with Fernando Torres and Victor Moses playing with him in the three-man attacking line.
Ramires, Oriol Romeu and Lucas Piazon will play in midfield.
Chelsea have plenty of fire power on the bench as well with players such as David Luiz, Oscar, Mikel John Obi, Eden Hazard and Marko Marin all ready to feature if called on.
Meanwhile, defender Ronald Zubar and Stephen Hunt Razak Boukari and Bjorn Sigurdarson were all named in the starting line-up for Wolves.
Chelsea v Wolverhampton
Chelsea: Turnbull, Azpilicueta, Cahill, Terry, Bertrand, Ramires, Romeu, Piazon, Mata, Torres, Moses
Subs: Hilario, Luiz, Oscar, Mikel, Hazard, Ferreira, Marin
Wolverhampton: De Vries, Stearman, Margreitter, Batth, Zubar, Peszko, Edwards, Davis, Hunt, Boukari, Sigurdarson
Subs: Ikeme, Nouble, Jonsson, Forde, Foley, Price, Ismail
Referee: Neil Swarbrick (Lancashire)