Antonio Conte

Chelsea face rivals Tottenham Hotspur at Stamford Bridge in what is simply a must-win game for the Blues in our quest for a place in next season’s Champions League.

With Antonio Conte’s squad splitting up for the international break, this game provides a huge test for his team.

Many will look back and revel over the poor record Spurs have when playing Chelsea away from home, with their last victory at the Bridge coming in 1990.

Focusing on the present day, the ball is certainly in our court in hopes to make this an entertaining race for a spot in the top four.

Luiz Christensen
Chelsea beat Tottenham 2-1 at Wembley earlier this season.

Mauricio Pochettino’s side have a five point advantage over the champions. However, it’s a race against time in his hopes to have Harry Kane available for selection on Sunday.

For Chelsea, injury woes are also problematic. Conte revealed in a press conference via the Standard on Thursday that Thibaut Courtois and Andreas Christensen will have late fitness tests ahead of the Easter fixture.

This may see a return for club captain Gary Cahill back into the Italian’s line-up whilst Willy Caballero’s impressive form may see him selected over Courtois.

With these questions to be answered, this is how we believe Chelsea will line-up in the clash against Tottenham:

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