Chelsea v Man City: match preview, team news, facts and figures

first_imgBaba Rahman is expected to start for Chelsea against Manchester CityKick-off: 4pm, Sunday 21 February 2016Referee: Andre Marriner (Sheldon, West Midlands)Match in a nutshell: Guus Hiddink aims to continue his love affair with the FA Cup as Chelsea host Manchester City in the stand-out tie of the fifth preview: Man City could struggle against improved Chelsea Injuries and suspensionsCHELSEARuled out: John Terry (hamstring), Kurt Zouma (knee), Alexandre Pato (match fitness), Radamel Falcao (thigh).Fitness tests: Loic Remy (calf).MANCHESTER CITYRuled out: Jesus Navas (hamstring), Kevin De Bruyne (knee), Fabian Delph (calf), Samir Nasri (hamstring), Eliaquim Mangala (hamstring).Fitness test: Bacary Sagna (knee), Wilfried Bony (calf). Possible line-upsChelsea: Courtois; Azpilicueta, Ivanovic, Cahill, Baba; Matic, Fabregas; Willian, Hazard, Pedro; Costa. Subs from: Begovic, Amelia, Aina, Miazga, Clarke-Salter, Mikel, Loftus-Cheek, Oscar, Traore, Kenedy, Remy.Manchester City: Caballero; Zabaleta, Demichelis, Otamendi, Kolarov; Fernando, Aleix Garcia; Celina, Manu Garcia, Sterling; Iheanacho.Subs from: Hart, Wright, Sagna, Clichy, Angelino, Kompany, Humphreys, Horsfield, Fernandinho, Toure, Silva, Barker, Aguero, Bony. Vital statisticsForm guide – last five league matchesChelsea total: W D D W D (9 points)Home: W D D D D (7 points)Manchester City total: L L W D W (7 points)Away: W D W D L (8 points)Top scorers – all competitionsChelsea: Costa 12; Willian 9; Oscar 8; Pedro 5; Ramires 3, Remy 3; Azpilicueta 2, Cahill 2, Fabregas 2, Traore 2, Zouma 2; Falcao 1, Hazard 1, Ivanovic 1, Kenedy 1, Loftus-Cheek 1, Matic 1, Terry 1.Manchester City: Aguero 18; De Bruyne 12; Sterling 10; Iheanacho 9; Bony 8; Toure 6; Fernandinho 4; Silva 3; Delph 2, Kolarov 2, Kompany 2; Demichelis 1, Manu Garcia 1, Nasri 1, Navas 1, Otamendi 1.Last five meetings16 August 2015: Man City 3 Chelsea 031 January 2015: Chelsea 1 Man City 121 September 2014: Man City 1 Chelsea 115 February 2014: Man City 2 Chelsea 03 February 2014: Man City 0 Chelsea 1Chelsea 1 win, Man City 2 wins, 2 drawsFollow West London Sport on TwitterFind us on Facebooklast_img

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