Liverpool failed to earn all three points against Southampton yesterday and now Chelsea have the chance to go to the top of the table by beating Middlesbrough away from home.
The Blues are on a 5 game winning run in the league but it will not be easy against Boro who have drawn against the likes of Arsenal and Manchester City away from home.
As far as Chelsea’s team news is concerned, the best possible news for the supporters is that Diego Costa has recovered in time not just to make the squad but also to start.
The Spanish international starts with the likes of compatriot Pedro and Belgian playmaker Eden Hazard in the attack. Alonso and Moses start in the wing back positions and the likes of Matic and Kante retain their places in the center of the park for the Blues
Here is Chelsea’s confirmed starting XI formation vs Boro.
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