Former Chelsea midfielder and legend Frank Lampard returns to the place where he won it all, this encounter will trigger nostalgia among Chelsea fans when Derby County visits Stamford Bridge on Wednesday night at the EFL carabao Cup fixture.
Chelsea will also face some of their own youth products in Mason Mount and Fikayo Tomori, who are at loan with Derby County and are among their most prominent names in the squad.
The Blues are on a great run of form, they are yet to lose this season and the rekindled form of Belgian international Eden Hazard is causing a serious problem for opposition defenders.
Maurizio Sarri coached Chelsea are favorites in this fixture but Derby County progressed for this round after defeating Manchester United. The EFL cup is very capable of causing upsets and underdogs can overcome the mighty giant, as history suggests.
Here’s how, when and where to watch the Chelsea vs Derby County, EFL carabao Cup match in India:
When is the Chelsea vs Derby County, Carabao Cup match (time in IST)?
The Chelsea vs Derby County, League Cup match starts at 1:15 AM IST on October 31, Thursday (Post-midnight, 26th, Wednesday).
Where is the Chelsea vs Derby County, Carabao Cup match being played?
The Chelsea vs Derby County, League Cup match is taking place at the Stamford Bridge.
Where to watch Chelsea vs Derby County live on TV in India?
The Chelsea vs Derby County, League Cup match will only be aired live on JIO TV in India, which can be accessed by the Jio app. Any further changes will be conveyed.
Where to watch Chelsea vs Derby County live streaming in India?
As per the official EFL website, Jio has the broadcasting rights for Carabao Cup. Jio TV app and will stream Chelsea vs Derby County match online.
Chelsea vs Derby County Head to head record:
The two teams have met on 106 occasions, with Chelsea winning 39 times and Derby County winning 38 times.
Referee: Jon Moss
Predicted Chelsea starting line up: Caballero; Zappacosta, Christensen, Cahill, Emerson; Fabregas, Loftus-Cheek, Kovacic; Moses, Morata, Hudson-Odoi.
Predicted Derby starting line up: Carson; Bogle, Tomori, Keogh, Forsyth; Wilson, Huddlestone; Waghorn, Mount, Lawrence; Nugent