Antonio Conte has had some big decisions to make ahead of Chelsea ’s crunch tie in Madrid, particularly in defence.
As reported by Standard Sport on Tuesday, the Chelsea boss was undecided whether Gary Cahill would return to the starting line-up having been left on the bench for the weekend win at Stoke.
With Andreas Christensen impressing alongside Antonio Rudiger, and with David Luiz available having missed the Premier League clash through suspension, Conte had plenty of options available.
Elsewhere, Eden Hazard is also expected to get his second start of the season, having played from the offset in the League Cup tie with Nottingham Forrest.
Chelsea (3-4-2-1): Courtois; Azpilicueta, Luiz, Cahill; Moses, Kante, Bakayoko, Alonso; Willian, Hazard; Morata.
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