Watch Live: Chelsea vs. Newcastle United (Lineups and Live Stream)


Newcastle United has been a thorn in Chelsea’s side for some time, but the Blues have Stamford Bridge as the location for Saturday’s prime time Premier League match (Watch live, 12:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN and online with Live Extra).

The Magpies and Blues have evenly split season series since Newcastle’s promotion in 2010, but Chelsea set the table to put that on its ear with a 2-2 draw at St. James Park on Sept. 26.

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Matt Miazga did not make the subs bench for Chelsea, who will use Gary Cahill and John Terry at center back and have Baba Rahman on the bench.

Newcastle’s thin D corps will again see Rolando Aarons deputizing at right back, with Steven Taylor and Fabricio Coloccini in the middle


Chelsea: Courtois; Ivanovic, Cahill, Terry (c), Azpilicueta; Fabregas, Matic; Pedro, Willian, Hazard; Diego Costa. Subs: Begovic, Baba, Mikel, Loftus-Cheek, Traore, Kenedy, Remy.

Newcastle United: Elliot; Janmaat, Taylor, Coloccini, Rolando Aarons; Tiote, Shelvey, Sissoko, Wijnaldum, Townsend, Mitrovic. Subs: Darlow, Lascelles, Colback, Saivet, Perez, Riviere, Doumbia.