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Chelsea vs Juventus: UEFA Champions League Group H is set for a gigantic tie when the Blues host the Bianconeri at Stamford Bridge on Tuesday (begin time 3 pm ET with live updates by means of NBCSports.com).

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USMNT stars Christian Pulisic and Weston McKennie will possibly restore their own individual (however extremely friendly) competition, with both Americans probably in contention to begin Tuesday’s clash. Pulisic and McKennie formerly dealt with one another while betting Borussia Dortmund and Schalke, respectively. McKennie (2W-1D-1L) holds a narrow head-to-head benefit when both have actually played.

Not just are Juventus the only side in UEFA Champions League Group H to beat Chelsea or take a point off the protecting European champs, however they’re the only side to even rating an objective versus Thomas Tuchel’s side. That objective — simply the one — returned in September, when Federico Chiesa scored the only objective in Juventus’ 1-0 success in Turin.

Juventus, on the other hand, have actually yielded — gasp — 2 objectives throughout the group phase, however Massimiliano Allegri’s guys are two-thirds of the method to an ideal run through the group. With last-place Malmo (no points, no objectives scored, 12 objectives yielded) their last challenger in 2 weeks’ time, top place and invincible status are successfully on the line on Tuesday.

Here’s whatever you require to understand ahead of Chelsea vs Juventus.

Chelsea group news, injuries, lineup choices

Romelu Lukaku will go through a late physical fitness test to figure out whether he will be offered off the bench. The Belgian hasn’t played considering that hurting his ankle versus Malmo on Nov. 2. Kai Havertz will undergo his own physical fitness test after coming off due to hamstring pain over the weekend. Mateo Kovacic stays out with a thigh injury of his own.

Juventus group news, injuries, lineup choices

Giorgio Chiellini (adductor), Federico Bernardeschi (adductor), Danilo (kidnapper) and Mattia De Sciglio (thigh) are anticipated to miss out on Tuesday’s clash for Juventus.

Chances and ends (complete chances offered by our partner, PointsBet)

Chelsea (-160) | Juventus (+460) | Draw (+280)

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Forecast

Tactically, there’s a great deal of resemblances in between these sides, which normally leads to something of a stalemate where both sides understand precisely what the other wishes to do and can make it extremely challenging to reach different metrics. Chelsea 1-1 Juventus.

How to see Chelsea vs Juventus live, stream and begin time

Begin: 3 pm ET, Tuesday
Online: Live updates by means of NBCSports.com
How to see: Paramount+

Chelsea vs Juventus: How to see, group news, chances, forecast initially appeared on NBCSports.com

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