Reactions have continued to trail the crucial FA Cup final between Chelsea and Liverpool. Note that the last these two teams met in a final, Liverpool won the game on penalties. However, fans of both teams expect a more entertaining game at Wembley.
Photo: Chelsea VS Liverpool || Twitter
Well, both managers have released the starting lineup, and several changes were made from their last meeting in February. Hence, this article will focus on two changes made by Thomas Tuchel from his last EFL Cup final defeat in February. Take a look!
Photo: Chelsea’s Starting Lineup Against Liverpool || Twitter
1. Romelu Lukaku Starts Ahead Of Havertz.
Photo: Romelu Lukaku || Twitter
After an impressive run of games, Thomas Tuchel continued to trust Lukaku by giving him a spot in the starting lineup. Recall that the Belgian was impressive in the EFL Cup final against Liverpool. So, he started ahead of Kai Havertz.
2. Azpilicueta & Kante Were Dropped To The Bench.
Photo: Recce James || Twitter
Because of Kante’s recent injury, Tuchel used the partnership of Kovacic and Jorginho. Also, Chelsea Captain Azpilicueta was replaced by Recce James in the starting lineup. Recall that James didn’t start the EFL cup final due to an injury.
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