LIVE: Krasnodar vs Chelsea… Frank Lampard brings Antonio Rudiger back in from the cold in Russia as Hakim Ziyech makes his first start with Blues looking for maiden win of European campaign
- Chelsea starting XI: Mendy, Azpilicueta, Chilwell, Rudiger, Zouma, Jorginho, Kovacic, Havertz, Hudson-Odoi, Ziyech, Werner.
- Krasnodar host Chelsea in Russia this evening at 5:55pm GMT
- Latest Champions League news, live action and results can be found here
- Champions League group table – as it stands
Chelsea have made the long trip to Russia to take on Krasnodar in the Champions League as Frank Lampard’s men look for their first win of the group stage.
The Blues took positives from a clean sheet in their opening match draw against Sevilla at Stamford Bridge but head into the game with just one win in their last six matches in regulation time. Meanwhile Paris Saint-Germain will also be in action from 5.55pm when they visit Istanbul Basaksehir.
Follow Sportsmail’s DAN RIPLEY who will provide live UCL coverage of Krasnodar vs Chelsea including score, lineups and updates.