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14 December 2019 16:37

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Bournemouth have won two of their past three league games against Chelsea with the Blues winning the other.

Chelsea v Bournemouth

What term do you want to search? Search with google Chelsea welcome Bournemouth to Old Trafford as Frank Lampard's side look to recover from last week's defeat by Everton. The Blues did secure their place in the Champions League last-16 in midweek, though, with a tense victory over Lille. Eddie Howe's side have been on a dire streak, losing five matches in succession since upsetting Manchester United at the start of last month. Download the new Indpendent Premium app Sharing the full story, not just the headlines That run has left the Cherries just one point clear of the relegation zone.

Here is everything you need to know about the game: Ratings: Chelsea vs Lille Show all 12 left Created with Sketch. right Created with Sketch. Shape Created with Sketch. Ratings: Chelsea vs Lille 1/12 Chelsea vs Lille player ratings Chelsea FC via Getty Images 2/12 Kepa Arrizabalaga - 6 out of 10 REUTERS 3/12 Cesar Azpilicueta - 8 Getty Images 4/12 Antonio Rudiger - 7 Chelsea FC via Getty Images 5/12 Kurt Zouma - 7 REUTERS 6/12 Emerson Palmieri - 8 Getty Images 7/12 Ngolo Kante - 7 Getty Images 8/12 Jorginho - 7 Getty Images 9/12 Mateo Kovacic - 7 AP 10/12 Willian - 8 AFP via Getty Images 11/12 Tammy Abraham - 8 Getty Images 12/12 Christian Pulisic - 8 Man of the match REUTERS 1/12 Chelsea vs Lille player ratings Chelsea FC via Getty Images 2/12 Kepa Arrizabalaga - 6 out of 10 REUTERS 3/12 Cesar Azpilicueta - 8 Getty Images 4/12 Antonio Rudiger - 7 Chelsea FC via Getty Images 5/12 Kurt Zouma - 7 REUTERS 6/12 Emerson Palmieri - 8 Getty Images 7/12 Ngolo Kante - 7 Getty Images 8/12 Jorginho - 7 Getty Images 9/12 Mateo Kovacic - 7 AP 10/12 Willian - 8 AFP via Getty Images 11/12 Tammy Abraham - 8 Getty Images 12/12 Christian Pulisic - 8 Man of the match REUTERS When is the match? The match kicks off on 14 December at 3pm.

How can I watch it? The match will not be broadcast on TV but you can follow our full coverage of the game. Confirmed line-ups Chelsea XI: Kepa, Azpilicueta, Rudiger, Zouma, Emerson, Kante, Jorginho, Willian, Mount, Pulisic, Abraham Bounemouth XI: Ramsdale, Stacey, Francis, Mepham, Rico, Gosling, Lewis Cook, Lerma, Billing, Fraser, King Team news Mason Mount is in line to return to the starting eleven after being benched for Chelsea's victory over Lille. Reece James could also return after missing out. Nathan Ake's injury means Jack Simpson is set to start for Bournemouth.

Steve Cook and Joshua King's fitness is also being assessed. Odds Chelsea 2/9 Draw 5/1 Bournemouth 11/1 Frank Lampard's Chelsea host Bournemouth today at Stamford Bridge in Saturday Premier League action, as they look to get back to winning ways. The Blues are currently fourth in the table and five points ahead of Manchester United as they look to defeat Eddie Howe's Cherries to extend the gap and push for Champions League qualification. Surprise title challengers Leicester are also in action against Norwich City as Brendan Rodgers' men look to continue winning form at the King Power, with crucial upcoming clashes against Manchester City and Liverpool in wait. Sportsmail's Danny Gallagher will provide live coverage including all Premier League scores, lineups and full commentary of Chelsea vs Bournemouth.

Bournemouth have won two of their past three league games against Chelsea with the Blues winning the other. None of the 15 meetings between Chelsea and Bournemouth in all competitions have ended in a draw, with the Blues winning 11 of those. Since Bournemouth were promoted to the Premier League in 2015, only Liverpool (three) have beaten Chelsea at Stamford Bridge in the competition more often than the Cherries (two). Chelsea are certainly enjoying the majority of the possession so far, but are struggling to make anything of it. Bournemouth, meanwhile, should be happy with how they've thwarted the Blues' attempts to attack.