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Confirmed Chelsea team against Porto: Kai Havertz and N’Golo Kante start, Mateo Kovacic is out

Thomas Tuchel has carried out three enhancements to his gathering for the second leg of Chelsea in the quarter-finals against Porto in the Champions League, which were won against Crystal Palace on Saturday. 

With an accomplishment in Seville that evening, Chelsea qualified for the Champions League semi-finals curiously since 2014, when Atletico Madrid were murdered in their last four games. 

Tuchel's men have a 2-0 lead in Spain this evening. Bricklayer Mount and Christian Pulisic both found the net in their first game six days earlier in a comparable field, which was Porto's "home game". Chelsea were the host bunch around evening time. 

In midfield, Mateo Kovacic is out a result of an actual issue as far as anyone knows upheld in getting ready on Monday night and will be displaced by N'Golo Kante after the week's end prevail at Crystal Palace. Jorginho joins the French in midfield from Tuchel. 

Kai Havertz again drives the line for the blues in a fake nine work. To one side, Christian Pulisic starts again with a help against the Eagles. Clearly, Mason Mount moreover dispatches as a part of the fundamental three. 

Timo Werner, Olivier Giroud and Hakim Ziyech are among the substitutes in Seville. 

At the back Edouard Mendy starts in target exactly as expected and the back five preceding him are ready once more. 

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Ben Chilwell and Reece James will be the two full-backs, with the last displacing Callum Hudson-Odoi from the week's end win. Clearly, three central protections from Cesar Azpilicueta, Antonio Rüdiger and Thiago Silva, who is returning from suspension, are on the program, with both Andreas Christensen and Kurt Zouma missing.

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