Porto Vs Chelsea Lineups: Pepe, Werner start, Giroud benched

The quarter-final action continues in Europe’s elite club competition tonight as Chelsea look to bounce back from their first defeat of the Thomas Tuchel era.

The Blues are in the neutral city of Seville for the ‘away’ leg of their last-eight tie against FC Porto, hoping to recover swiftly from the shock 5-2 Premier League thrashing by struggling West Brom at Stamford Bridge.


Porto XI: Marchesin, Manafa, Mbemba, Pepe, Sanusi, Corona, Grujic, Uribe, Otavio, Marega, Diaz

Subs: Diogo Leite, N’Diaye, Claudio Ramos, Baro, Joao Mario, Felipe Anderson, Martinez, Evanilson, Nanu, Sarr, Vieira, Francisco Conceicao

Chelsea XI: Mendy; Azpilicueta, Christensen, Rudiger; James, Jorginho, Kovacic, Chilwell; Mount, Havertz, Werner

Subs: Kepa, Caballero, Thiago Silva, Zouma, Alonso, Emerson, Kante, Hudson-Odoi, Ziyech, Giroud, Abraham.

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