For the first time since 2013, there will be no Spanish team present in the Uefa Super Cup final. As we all know by now, the UEFA Super will be between two English sides, the UEFA Champions League winners Liverpool will take on this year’s UEFA Europa League winners Chelsea.
Liverpool are coming off an emphatic performance on the Friday night as they kicked off the premier league season with a 4-1 home win against newly promoted Norwich City.
The Blues suffered a devasting 4-0 defeat away in their league opener against United on Sunday afternoon. Goals from Rashford, Martial and new boy Daniel James raises questions once again if Lampard is ready to take on a job of this level.
Looking into Liverpool who are the current reigning European champions, claiming their 6th European Cup against the North London side Tottenham Hotspur on June 1st.
Prior to the Champions league, Chelsea encountered London rivals Arsenal in Baku on May 29th. The Blues were ruthless, handing Arsenal an embarrassing 4-1 defeat to claim their second Europa League.
Midfielder N’Golo Kanté is a doubt for tomorrow’s clash with Liverpool, as he is still progressing to full match fitness.
Central defender Rüdiger will be on the bench for this match after recovering from a knee injury he sustained in April away to Liverpool during Chelsea’s 2-0 defeat at Anfield.
Liverpool will miss goalkeeper Alisson for Super Cup final as he sustained a calf strain on Friday night v Norwich it’s expected that he will sidelined for about 8 weeks.
Chelsea: Kepa, Azpilicueta, Christensen, Zouma, Alonso, Kovacic, Jorginho, Pedro, Pulisic, Barkley, Giroud.
Liverpool: Adrian; Alexander-Arnold, Matip, Van Dijk, Robertson; Henderson, Wijnaldum, Keita; Origi, Firmino, Salah.
Kick off 8:00pm BST
Venue: Vodafone Park