Chelsea have to be going into the 2nd leg of their closing with some self belief in opposition to Real Madrid, and they may also even want to be viewed as the favourites at this point.
They have the slim away aim gain so that’s a precise start, however they ought to fancy their possibilities of scoring a few desires on Wednesday night time as Real’s damage troubles in protection proceed to mount.
They went into their recreation in opposition to Osasuna this nighttime barring Dani Carvajal who is now out for the season, whilst Ferland Mendy and Sergio Ramos had been pressured to omit out via damage too.
That capacity the solely surviving member of their ordinary returned 4 is Raphael Varane, however he’s now going to be dubious for the 2nd leg as he used to be pressured off with an injury.
There will be hopes that some of them get better however it capacity they are going into this recreation with both a make-shift defence or one full of health concerns, so Chelsea have to fancy their chances.
It additionally helps that Kai Havertz regarded to locate some self assurance in front of goal as Chelsea defeated Fulham this evening, so this is a situation to watch with interest.