ANTONIO CONTE faces one of the biggest tests of his managerial mettle so far as he heads to former club Chelsea, where he won the Premier League.
Spurs were impressive on opening day as they hammered Southampton 4-1 in North London.
Jorginho scored the only goal in Chelsea’s 1-0 win at Everton
Richarlison will expect to start for Spurs at Stamford Bridge
Chelsea were less so at Everton away, but did just enough to earn a 1-0 victory over Frank Lampard’s side.
This is, however, a fixture that Chelsea can always go into with confidence having lost just once at home to Tottenham since 1986.
What time does Chelsea vs Tottenham kick off?
- Chelsea take on Tottenham on Sunday, August 14.
- The match kicks off at 4.30pm UK time.
- It takes place at Stamford Bridge.
- The sides last met in January when Chelsea ran out 2-0 winners at the same venue.
What TV channel is Chelsea vs Tottenham on and can I live stream it?
- Chelsea vs Tottenham is live on Sky Sports Football and Sky Sports Main Event.
- Coverage commences at 4pm, after the conclusion of Nottingham Forest vs West Ham.
- To stream the game live, head to Sky Go or Now TV.
New signing Kalidou Koulibaly should be fit to return for Chelsea against Tottenham after going off in discomfort against Everton.
Thomas Tuchel confirmed after the match that the Senegal captain simply had cramp and a longer layoff was not expected.
£62m signing Marc Cucurella came on at the end of the game at Goodison and performed competently, so could be in for a start against Spurs.
Richarlison is likely to make his Tottenham debut after serving a one-match suspension for picking up a flare when he scored for Everton, ironically, against Chelsea.
*Odds from Betfair correct as of Wednesday, August 10