CHELSEA vs United: Confirmed Champions League Line-ups

CHELSEA: Cech; Bosingwa Ivanovic Terry Cole; Ramires Essien Lampard Zhirkov; Drogba Torres.

subs: Turnbull, Benayoun, Mikel, Malouda, Ferreira, Kalou, Anelka

UNITED: VDS, Rafael, Ferdinand, Vidic, Evra, Park, Carrick, Giggs, Valencia, Hernandez, Rooney

subs: Kuszczak, Berbatov, Smalling, Nani, Gibson, Scholes, EvansRead More

CL build up: Key Battles & Winning Strategies For Chelsea

Right, it’s Champions League time again – this time against a club we know pretty well, so here’s some opinions ahead of the first leg:

The official site bring us Carlo’s Champions League thoughts

FootballFancast tell us history plays a part for Lampard

Whilst Evra calls for complete concentration according to Sky Sports

TheShedEnder concentrate on key battles

And give us 5 ways we can beat UnitedRead More

CHELSEA vs Man United: Champions League Preview

Champions League quarter-final first leg

Stamford Bridge

Date: Wednesday, 6 April

Kick-off: 1945 BST

Here we are then, the first leg of our Champions League quarter-final against United has arrived and I don’t mind saying I’m a bag of nerves even writing this. Of course, tonight’s game is only the first of two but if we don’t get a result out of this we’re completely buggered for the return.Read More