UEFA Europa League Final 2018-19 – Chelsea vs Arsenal Preview & Prediction

THE FACTS

When does Chelsea vs Arsenal kick off? Wednesday 29th May, 20:00 (UK)

Where is Chelsea vs Arsenal being played? Bakı Olimpiya Stadionu

What television channel is Chelsea vs Arsenal on in the UK? BT Sport 2

Where can I stream Chelsea vs Arsenal in the UK? BT Sport subscribers can stream the match online via the BT Sport website

Where can I get tickets for Chelsea vs Arsenal?

Chelsea – https://www.chelseafc.com/en/tickets---membership/buy-tickets?pageTab=GENERAL%20ADMISSION

Arsenal – https://www.arsenal.com/tickets

HEAD-TO-HEAD
All-time meetings: Chelsea W1, D1

THE TEAM NEWS

CHELSEA

Predicted line-up (4-3-3): Kepa; Azpilicueta, Christensen, David Luiz, Marcos Alonso; Jorginho, Barkley, Kante; Willian, Giroud, Hazard

Unavailable: Van Ginkel (Injured), Drinkwater (Out of favour), Ampadu (Injured), Hudson-Odoi (Injured), Rudiger (Injured), Loftus-Cheek (Injured)

Doubtful: Kante (Injured), Cahill (Injured)

ARSENAL

Predicted line-up (4-3-3): Cech; Maitland-Niles, Sokratis, Koscielny, Kolasinac; Torreira, Xhaka, Guendouzi; Ozil, Lacazette, Aubameyang

Unavailable: Welbeck (Injured), Holding (Injured), Bellerin (Injured), Denis Suarez (Injured), Ramsey (Injured), Mkhitaryan (Personal reasons)

Doubtful: Mavropanos (Injured)

THE PREDICTION

The Europa League final in Baku will welcome two London clubs to the Azerbaijan capital for what should be a classic encounter. Both teams have won one match apiece in the league but Chelsea have been the better side over the season and Hazard may just give them the edge in a close-fought match.