Is Chelsea vs Luton on TV today? Kick-off time, channel and how to watch FA Cup fixture

Andrew Gamble
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Thiago Silva has shone for Chelsea this season (POOL/AFP)
Thiago Silva has shone for Chelsea this season (POOL/AFP)

Chelsea manager Frank Lampard will be hoping that the Blues can comfortably dispatch of Luton Town in the FA Cup on Sunday.

The under-pressure boss criticised the objectivity of journalism after yet another poor performance.

The Blues lost 2-0 to Leicester on Tuesday – and both Lampard and the fans will be itching for a win.

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They will be confident as the club traditionally fares well against lower division opposition, winning 51 of their last 53 ties against such clubs.

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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