Chelsea vs Luton confirmed line-ups: Team news ahead of FA Cup fixture today

Andrew Gamble
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Chelsea manager Frank Lampard (PA)
Chelsea manager Frank Lampard (PA)

Luton Town travel to London to face Chelsea in the FA Cup Fourth Round on Sunday.

Blues manager Frank Lampard is under pressure following a string of underwhelming performances.

Chelsea’s woes were compounded against Leicester in midweek, with the Foxes emerging as comfortable 2-0 winners.

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Sitting in mid-table of the Championship, Luton will aim to emulate Bradford City, who defeated Chelsea 4-2 at Stamford Bridge in January 2015.

Here’s everything you need to know about the match:

When is it?

The fixture will kick-off at 12pm GMT at Stamford Bridge.

How can I watch it?

The match is live on BBC One and BBC One HD, with coverage starting from 11:45am GMT.

What was the team news?

N’Golo Kante could return for Chelsea after missing their last two games due to suspension and a hamstring injury. Kepa Arrizabalaga is set to start in goal, while Billy Gilmour and Tino Anjorin will be hoping to get some time on the pitch as well.

Luton will be without Martin Cranie and Eunan O’Kane due to injury. This means that Harry Cornick, Kiernan Dewsbury-Hall and Glen Rea are all in line to start.

Confirmed line-ups

Chelsea: Kepa, James, Zouma, Christensen, Emerson, Mount, Gilmour, Havertz, Abraham, Werner, Ziyech

Luton: Sluga, Cornick, Bradley, Rea, Tunnicliffe, Lockyer, Dewsbury-Hall, Naismith, Bree, Clark, Mpanzu

Odds

Chelsea: 1/7

Draw: 15/2

Luton: 16/1

Prediction

While Chelsea are in concerning form, Lampard will likely name a strong side that will have too much firepower for Luton. 3-0 Chelsea.

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