Chelsea vs Middlesbrough, Premier League – what time does the match start, what TV channel is it on and what is our prediction, Chelsea Team News: Injuries, suspensions & line-up vs Middlesbrough, Meanwhile, a win for Chelsea will all but guarantee domestic silverware for the manager Antonio Conte’s unstoppable Blues side.
Chelsea were handed a clearer path to the Premier League title on Friday after a disjointed Tottenham lost 1-0 at West Ham to end a nine-match winning run. The trophy can now be secured for the second time in three seasons by Chelsea over the next week – before Tottenham play again – if Antonio Conte’s side beat Middlesbrough tonight and West Bromwich Albion on Friday. Chelsea remains four points ahead of Spurs and have a game in hand. Tottenham’s challenge now is holding on for their highest finish in 54 years in the remaining three games.
Chelsea FC is currently flying high in the English Premier League this season, and the clubs charismatic coach Antonio Conte has been able to extract the very best out of his key players throughout this campaign. As a result, these rejuvenated players have been the catalyst behind the Chelsea FC’s success this season. The Blues previous manager Jose Mourinho, struggled to lift the talented Belgian Eden Hazard out of a dry spell last season, and the Chelsea frontman Diego Costa was struggling to find any form,
He hurt his ankle in a commercial video shoot for the NBA two weeks ago and his situation is being managed by medical staff but he completed training sessions on Thursday and Friday at Cobham Training Ground. N’Golo Kante and David Luiz, however, are doubtful for the match, with the French midfielder having picked up a small muscular injury in training ahead of the game.