CHELSEA will look to make it two wins from two since the return of the Premier League as they take on lowly Nottingham Forest.

The Blues beat Bournemouth 2-0 in their most recent clash while Forest lost 3-0 to Manchester United.

And Graham Potter will be keen for his side to start pushing for a place in the top four.

  • Start time: 4.30pm
  • TV/Live stream: Sky Sports Premier League
  • Forest XI: To follow
  • Chelsea XI: To follow

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Chelsea beat Bournemouth 2-0 in their first match back after the World Cup

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Chelsea beat Bournemouth 2-0 in their first match back after the World CupCredit: Richard Pelham / The Sun

When is Forest vs Chelsea?

  • Chelsea take on Nottingham Forest TODAY, January 1 – New Year’s Day.
  • The game will be held at the City Ground in Nottingham.
  • Kick-off is schedule for 4.30pm GMT.

What channel is it and can it be live streamed?

  • Nottingham Forest vs Chelsea will be shown live on Sky Sports Premier League and Sky Sports Football.
  • You can live stream the action from the Sky Go and NOW TV app, both of which are available for download onto your mobile or tablet device.

Team news

Reece James has suffered another injury setback, coming off in the 53rd minute against Bournemouth with a knee injury.

Ben Chilwell is also still out of action, having suffered a hamstring injury just before thge World Cup. N’Golo Kante is thr Blues’ other long term worry.

Wesley Fofana is still also out with a knee problem while Ruben Loftus-Cheek has an issue with his calf.

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang may be afforded a start after sitting on the bench against Bournemouth.



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