Chelsea v Bristol Rovers [Team Sheets]

Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi
Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi

Chelsea name weakened side

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has rested some of his star players for tonight’s EFL Cup match at home to Bristol Rovers, including his Premier League match-winning striker Diego Costa.

Star signing Michy Batshuayi comes into the team in his place whilst his fellow Belgian Eden Hazard drops to the bench in place of Victor Moses.

Team Sheets

Chelsea XI: Begovic, Aina, Cahill, Ivanovic (c), Azpilicueta, Pedro, Fabregas, Matic, Moses, Loftus-Cheek, Batshuayi

Subs: Courtois, Terry, Chalobah, Oscar, Hazard, Solanke, Diego Costa

Bristol Rovers XI: Mildenhall; Leadbitter, Lockyer, Clarke, Hartley, Brown; Clarke, Lines, Bodin; James, Harrison.

Subs: Puddy, Easter, Clarke, Montano, Broom, Taylor, Gaffney