Chelsea fans have taken to social media to react to Thomas Tuchel’s crew choice for the FA Cup quarter-ultimate tie against Sheffield United.
So far, the Blues have swept Morecambe, Luton Town, and Barnsley apart and can face Premier League opposition for the primary time on this season’s competitors.
Confidence within the Chelsea squad ought to be excessive after reaching the Champions League quarter-ultimate 4 days in the past by overcoming La Liga leaders Atletico Madrid 3-0 on combination.
And with Thomas Tuchel’s facet additionally in rivalry for a high-4 end, it might be an important finish to the season for the west London outfit with two trophies up for grabs.
But first, they have to overcome a Sheffield United facet that has saved their finest performances for the FA Cup this season.
In an try to make sure his facet will not be on the incorrect facet of a cup shock, Tuchel has determined to freshen issues up by making modifications to the crew that began against Atletico.
Nine to be precise.
Edouard Mendy, Reece James, Cesar Azpilicueta, Marcos Alonso, Antonio Rudiger, N’Golo Kante, Hakim Ziyech, Kai Havertz, and Timo Werner all drop out.
That means there are remembers for the likes of Andreas Christensen, Christian Pulisic, Mason Mount, and Ben Chilwell.
Chelsea XI: Kepa; Hudson-Odoi, Christensen, Zouma, Chilwell; Kovacic, Gilmour, Pulisic, Mount, Emerson; Giroud
Most of the response from Chelsea supporters on social media has centered across the inclusion of Billy Gilmour within the lineup.
Take a take a look at among the finest responses on Twitter…
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@CFCHash stated: “Ok so that is the actual lineup. Still nice and also you love to see Gilmour beginning. Let’s simply get to the semi-ultimate.”
@CFC_Avinash stated: “Gilmour is again. Mount is captain.”
@trending_medic stated: “Nice lineup.”