In a decision that will go a long way in determining the future of Chelsea’s current season, Stamford Bridge will host Atletico Madrid in World Cup 2 Leg of the Champions League last 16

The hosts enter the duel without four key players in the squad for the day – Mount, Jorginho, Silva and Abraham, who are canceled due to injuries or a suspension

Chelsea have a slight advantage after Giroud’s fantastic kick on the bike in the final minutes of the first leg

The Blues have played five of their last seven Champions League games without conceding a goal and have won five of the last six games in the competition (Wer punktetecom)

For Atletico, Diego Simeone confirmed the return to the squad of Jose Giminez, who has recently been linked with a move to Chelsea. The attacking line-up will feature greats like Joao Felix and Suarez

Chelsea will do without the crucial Mount, whose presence is sorely missed – unless Chelsea’s underperforming attackers like Kai Havertz, Werner and Pulisic put on a show and remain unbeaten for thirteen games

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