LIVE UPDATE Carabao Cup : Chelsea – Southampton
In the Carabao Cup fourth round, home team Chelsea adjusted several positions, Kepa in charge of three midfielders Ross Barkley, Kovacic, Saul using a pair on Kai Havertz and Ha. Kim Ziyech
On the Southampton side, Rotation as well, Fraser Forster in charge, Ibrahima Diallo coordinated Steward Armstrong in midfield using forward pair Adam Arms. Strong and Che Adams
Chelsea had almost taken the lead in the first five minutes from a corner, Hakim Ziyech opened in the head, Saul Niguez headed straight to save Fraser Forster.
Another chance to win Chelsea in the 25th minute Marcos Alonso flows the ball for Kai Havertz to dribble into the penalty area before finding a rhythm to save Fraser Forster at the first post.
Goal! The home team came to get the lead until 45 minutes from a corner kick. Hakim Ziyech opened to Kai Havertz’s head, netting Chelsea to lead 1-0.
List of players for both teams
Chelsea (3-4-2-1) : Kepa; James, Chalobah, Tsar; Hudson-Odoi, Barkley, Kovacic, Saul, Alonso; Havertz, Ziyech
Substitute : Bettinelli, Chilwell, Rudiger, Silva, Jorginho, Mount, Charman-Low, Vail.
Southampton (4-4-2) : Forster, Valery, Lianko, Salizu, Walker-Peter; Tella, Armstrong, Diallo, Genepo, Adams, Armstrong.
Substitute : Lewis, Liframento, Bednarek, Perrod, Walcott, Romeu, Djenepo, Smallbone, Long, Redmond.