Real Madrid vs Chelsea 2022/23: Team news, predicted line-ups & kick off time

Real Madrid face Chelsea in the first leg of their Champions League quarter final tie at the Santiago Bernabéu on Wednesday night.

Carlo Ancelotti faces his former club in a repeat of last year’s quarter final. Real Madrid beat Liverpool 6-2 on aggregate in the last 16, while Chelsea beat Borussia Dortmund 2-1 to set up this tie.

Here’s everything you need to know about the clash.

Team news

Carlo Ancelotti will practically have a full strength squad. Ferland Mendy is the only unavailable player.

As for Chelsea, Armando Broja and Cesar Azpilicueta are injured. Benoit Badiashile, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Noni Madueke and David Fofana are not part of Chelsea’s Champions League squad.

Predicted line-ups

Real Madrid (4-3-3):


Carvajal — Militão — Rüdiger — Alaba

Modrić — Camavinga — Kroos

Valverde — Benzema — Vinícius

Chelsea (4-3-3):


James — Fofana — Silva — Chilwell

Kovacic — Enzo — Kante

Sterling — Havertz — Felix

Head-to-head results (Last Five Games)

Real Madrid: 1 Win
Draws: 1
Chelsea: 3 Wins

Kick-off time

Real Madrid will be hosting Chelsea on Wednesday night (12 April) at 21:00 CET.

Who will win Wednesday's Champions League clash between Real Madrid and Chelsea?

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *