Chelsea team news vs Club America
Thomas Tuchel has named his first Chelsea team for preseason The Blues are set to take on Mexican club Club America in Las Vegas.
Thiago Silva is the captain as well, and is flanked on central defense by Trevoh Chalobah and Malang Sarr Malang Sarr, with Kepa Arrizabalaga in behind the goal this evening.
Callum Hudson-Odoi as well as Ben Chilwell are named as left and right wing-backs, respectively. Conor Gallagher and Ross Barkley selected for central midfield.
Kai Havertz will lead the front of the line Kai Havertz will be the frontman, with Hakim Ziyech, and Kenedy providing support behind.
Recent newcomers Raheem Sterling as well as Kalidou Kulibaly are both exiled from the team as they settle in at Chelsea as Edouard Mendy is also left out.
Remember that you can watch the match live at no cost through The 5th Stand app and the official Chelsea website.
Chelsea:Kepa; Chalobah, Thiago Silva (c), Sarr; Hudson-Odoi, Barkley, Gallagher, Chilwell; Ziyech, Havertz, Kenedy.
Subs:Bettinelli, Alonso Ampadu, Azpilicueta, James, Mount, Pulisic, Batshuayi, Werner.
Club America: Ochoa (c), J. Sanchez, Valdez, Caceres, Reyes, Aquino, Dos Santos, Damm, Fidalgo, Layun, Martin.