CHELSEA is back in the Premier League as they host Crystal Palace at Stamford Bridge.
Frank Lampard’s Blues are looking to return to top-flight victory after struggling to a 3-3 draw at West Brom.
Palace, meanwhile, started the season as a superb nick and has six points out of nine possible, including a win at Old Trafford.
What time will Chelsea vs Crystal Palace start?
- This Premier League clash is the first game of the weekend, which takes place on Saturday 3 October.
- The kick-off is at 12h30 BST.
- In the teams’ last meeting here, Chelsea won 2-0 thanks to goals from Christian Pulisic and Tammy Abraham.
What TV channel is Chelsea vs Crystal Palace on and can I live stream it for FREE?
- You can watch this match live in UK on BT Sport 1.
- Coverage begins at 11:30 a.m.
- If you are a BT Sport customer, download the BT Sport app to stream to a number of devices.
- While EE phone customers can watch FREE but enjoying a three month BT Sport trial, just send SPORT to 150.
What is the news of the team?
Chelsea XI: Mendy, Azpilicueta, Thiago Silva, Zouma, Chilwell, Jorginho, Kante, Havertz, Hudson-Odoi, Werner, Abraham.
Crystal Palace XI: Guaita, Ward, Kouyate, Sakho, Mitchell, McCarthy, McArthur, Eze, Townsend, Zaha, Ayew.
- Chelsea to win – 4/9
- Draw – 18/5
- Palace shock victory – 13/2
- Over 2.5 goals – 8/13
* All Ladbrokes ratings and correct at time of posting.