Chelsea will be hoping to keep up their good form when they face Newcastle in an all-Premier League friendly match in the United States on Thursday. The Blues have been in excellent form since the start of their pre-season tour, winning 5-0 against Wrexham in their first game of the summer pre-season campaign last midweek and 4-3 against Brighton on Sunday.
Chelsea vs Newcastle live stream: The Mauricio Pochettino-led team will undoubtedly be looking for another win against Newcastle to further perfect their preparations for the new season, which begins next month.
Team News Ahead Of This Clash:
The Blues will be without Wesley Fofana and Recce James for the club-friendly match against Newcastle. Fofana recently had ACL reconstruction surgery and is expected to be out for a few weeks. While Recce James is nursing a minor injury that will prevent him from facing Newcastle.
Chelsea’s Suitable starting lineup vs Newcastle:
Kepa; Gusto, Silva, Colwill, Chilwell; Gallagher, Fernandez, Nkunku; Mudryk, Jackson, Sterling.
The club-friendly match has been scheduled for Midnight on Thursday.