WORTHERSEE, Austria, Sporting Alert – Antonio Conte named his starting lineup for today’s friendly encounter with WAC RZ Pellets and he has made three changes to the side that began Saturday’s friendly game at Worthersee Stadion.
Back to the Blues team news and Conte has decided to hand Oscar, Bertrand Traore and Ola Aina starting places, after they came on in the second half in the 2-0 defeat to Rapid Vienna.
Oscar and Aina were half-time subs, while Traore was introduced late on. Today, he will join Diego Costa in the attack.
Those making way for the trio are John Mikel Obi, Baba Rahman and Ruben Loftus-Cheek.
Meanwhile, Costa will to lead the two striker attack, despite being linked with a move back to his former club, Atletico Madrid.
John Terry and Willian also start, while Loic Remy and Kenedy are among the subs.
The Premier League side will be hoping to bounce back from the defeat in it suffered in the opening pre-season contest.
Chelsea XI v WAC RZ Pellets: Begovic, Ivanovic, Terry (c), Djilobodji, Aina, Oscar, Matic, Willian, Traore, Moses, Diego Costa. Chelsea subs: Blackman, Delac, Miazga, Hector, Chalobah, Baba Rahman, Mikel, Cuevas, Kenedy, Loftus-Cheek, Atsu, Remy .