The Blues title defense will start at Stamford Bridge on Tuesday.
Chelsea will begin defending their Champions League crown by welcoming Zenit St. Petersburg to Stamford Bridge on Tuesday.
Thomas Tachel’s men look strong enough to secure their last win of the season against Manchester City, who have already included Romelu Lukaku in the Star Stars squad this summer.
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|the game||Chelsea v Zenit St. Petersburg|
|History||Wednesday, September 15|
|Time.||12:30 am IST|
Of Sony Pictures Sports Network (SPSN) has the rights to show UEFA Champions League matches in India.
Matches will also be available for streaming. Sony Live App and website, other than that Geo TV The mobile app allows fans to watch multiple games and replay matches at the same time.
|TV Channels (English)||Online sorting.|
|Sony Tan 1 SD and HD||Sony LIV / Geo TV|
Anne Golo Kante will face a late fitness test as she struggles with an ankle injury, while Christian Plisk has definitely been ruled out.
Dmitry Krisyakov is a suspect in an ankle injury. Magomed Ozdov was not available after he damaged his knee ligaments on the opening day of the Russian league season.
- This will be the first meeting between Chelsea and Zenit St. Petersburg in the European competition, while the Blues are unbeaten in the last six matches against the Russian side in the UEFA Champions League (W5D1).
- Zenit St. Petersburg won its first round match against English rivals in the European competition in the 2013 UEFA Europa League.
- Since Chelsea’s first UEFA Champions League appearance in October 2020, no player has scored more goals for the club than Timo Werner (6-4, 2 assists). Three of Warner’s four goals for Chelsea in the competition have been scored at Stamford Bridge.
- Chelsea striker Romelu Lukaku has scored 13 goals in 27 UEFA Champions League matches against Manchester United and Inter Milan and has netted in his last two matches against Russian opponents, CSKA Moscow in 2017-18. Three times in two games against.