With Manchester City through to the Champions League final after beating Paris Saint-Germain 4-1 on aggregate, the Blues are looking to follow in the English side’s footsteps.
Here is everything you need to know about this Chelsea vs Real Madrid fixture at Stamford Bridge, London.
Chelsea vs Real Madrid Team News [via Sky Sports]
Chelsea: Thomas Tuchel will only be without Mateo Kovacic, who is still recovering from a hamstring injury.
Real Madrid: The Spanish giants will be without Raphael Varane and Dani Carvajal due to injuries.
Chelsea vs Real Madrid Stats
- Chelsea are unbeaten against Real Madrid in European competitions – winning 2 and drawing 2 of their 4 meetings.
- Real Madrid are winless in their last four away games against English sides in the UEFA Champions League [D2 L2], scoring only two goals across the four games.
- Chelsea have progressed from five of their last seven knockout ties in the UEFA Champions League when avoiding defeat away from home in the first leg.
- Chelsea’s Mason Mount [22y 115d] could become the second-youngest English player to score in a UEFA Champions League semi-final, after Wayne Rooney in 2007 [21y 182d v Milan].
Predicted Line Ups
Chelsea Possible XI: Mendy, Rudiger, Thiago Silva, Christensen, Azpilicueta, Chilwell, Kante, Jorginho, Mount, Pulisic, Werner.
Real Madrid Possible XI: Courtois, Valverde, Ramos, Militao, Mendy, Casemiro, Kroos, Modric, Asensio, Hazard, Benzema.