Watch Live: Everton vs. Chelsea (Lineups)

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Goodison Park is the venue for two teams looking to right their ships off disappointing starts to the Premier League season – (Saturday, 7:45 a.m. ET, NBCSN) –  [STREAM]

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Chelsea has just four points through four matches, while Everton’s scooped up just one more point than the visitors.

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Gareth Barry and James McCarthy will bring steel to a midfield tasked with stopping last season’s champions, while Chelsea has Asmir Begovic moving into the lineup for injured Thibaut Courtois.

Also new to the Blues’ XI is John Obi Mikel.


Everton: Howard, Coleman, Jagielka (c), Stones, Galloway, Barry, McCarthy, Besic, Barkley, Kone, Lukaku. Subs: Robles, Mirallas, Lennon, Naismith, Deulofeu, Osman, Funes Mori.

Chelsea: Begovic; Ivanovic, Zouma, Terry, Azpilicueta; Mikel, Matic; Pedro, Fabregas, Hazard; Costa. Subs: Blackman, Cahill, Loftus-Cheek, Kenedy, Willian, Falcao, Remy.