Chelsea are set to take on Nottingham Forest in the English League Cup third round match on Wedesday, 20th September 2017 at Stamford Bridge. Antonio Conte is set to ring several changes in the starting lineup which will give Nottingham Forest some belief that they can get something from this game. The game is set to kickoff at around 19:45 uk time and we will have full match highlights of the game after the match is over.
Team News & Possible Starting Lineups: Antonio Conte is highly unlikely to take this competition seriously since they are playing Champions League this season which means Chelsea will lineup with several youngsters in the lineup which will give Notthingham some hope to get something of this match. Chelsea were held to a 0-0 draw at home by Arsenal and they will be eager to get back on winning ways this Wednesday night.
Nottingham Forest on the other hand have started the new season with 4 wins and 4 losses so far in the Championship and they do have a team capable enough to pull off a surprise result against the big boys however defending Premier League champions Chelsea at is a bridge too far for this side.
This is how I expect both teams to lineup on Wednesday night. Chelsea set to play with several fringe players and some youngsters while Nottingham Forest might also make a few changes.
Match Predictions: Chelsea will be odds on favourite to win this game and knockout Nottingham Forest in the third round of English League Cup. However with Conte making several changes it might give Notthingham a shot at this but I am going with a comfortable 2-0 win for Chelsea in this one.