Premier League Manchester City vs Chelsea: Billy Gilmour starts for the Blues

Manchester City are playing against Chelsea in the Premier League tonight. Youngster Billy Gilmour has been given a chance in place of Jorginho by Thomas Tuchel.

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Thomas Tuchel and Pep Guardiola
Thomas Tuchel and Pep Guardiola

Manchester City are playing Chelsea in ghe Premier League tonight. Pep Guardiola’s men are just one win away from lifting the Premier League trophy. If they defeat Chelsea tonight they will be crowned Premier League champions once again.

This is the third time that Chelsea and Manchester City are facing off against each other in this season. Earlier they also played the FA CUP semifinals. They will be meeting for the UEFA Champions League final at Istanbul later this month.

Thomas Tuchel gives a start to Billy Gilmour against Manchester City

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Billy Gilmour

Thomas Tuchel has given Billy Gilmour a golden opportunity to impress him. The Scottish international comes in place of Jorginho in the starting line up. He will be acting in a double pivot alongside N’golo Kante.

Chelsea official line up

  • Eduoard Mendy
  • Andreas Christensen
  • Cesar Azpillecueta
  • Antonio Rudiger
  • Reece James
  • Marcos Alonso
  • Billy Gilmour
  • N’golo Kante
  • Hakim Ziyech
  • Timo Werner
  • Christian Pulisic

Manchester City official line up

  • Ederson Moares
  • Ruben Dias
  • Aymric Laporte
  • Joao Cancelo
  • Nathaniel Ake
  • Rodrigo
  • Ferran Torres
  • Sergio Aguero
  • Benjamin Mendy
  • Raheem Sterling
  • Gabriel Jesus

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