Antonio Conte deploys Eden Hazard in a false nine role while Ranieri has chosen to start new signing Wilfred Ndidi
Stamford Bridge is set to play host to a David and Goliath clash between Premier League leaders Chelsea and third tier English side Peterborough United.
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2 lucky Malaysian fans got to present Chelsea's Eden Hazard and Victor Moses with their Player Of The Month awards for October and November respectively at Chelsea's Cobham training center.
Chelsea travel to Selhurst Park to face a Crystal Palace side ravaged by injury, as the Blues look to match equal their best ever Premier League match-winning streak.
Alan Pardew and his side will play host to League leaders Chelsea at Selhurst Park on Saturday and the Englishman insisted that their change in fortunes was down mainly to the players, not Conte's change in formation
A solitary Cesc Fabregas goal was enough for Chelsea to secure all three points and extend their lead at the top of the Premier League
Barcelona host Borussia Monchengladbach at Nou Camp on Tuesday night as the penultimate match of the UEFA Champions League group stages.
Manchester City lost a one goal lead to ultimately suffer a 3-1 defeat at the hands of Chelsea at the Etihad on Saturday.
Chelsea Confirmed Lineup vs Manchester City: Fabregas in for Matic