Chelsea vs Burnley live commentary as Blues look to boost top four The Premier League returns to Stamford Bridge this weekend as Frank Lampard’s Blues host a Burnley side without a win since December 21.Chelsea come into this game during a patch of inconsistency, having picked up two wins and two losses in their last five games.Chelsea have been inconsistent recently under Frank LampardAFP or licensorsChelsea have been inconsistent recently under Frank Lampard
Who: Chelsea vs. Burnley
When: Saturday at 10 a.m. ET
Where: Stamford Bridge
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The two victories came against Arsenal and Tottenham, the latter managed by two-time Chelsea coach Jose Mourinho, while the losses came against Southampton and Bournemouth.Sean Dyche’s Clarets have lost their last three games including a poor performance against relegation candidates Aston Villa in their most recent outing.
talkSPORT’s GameDay special will bring you all the action from this clash and here’s how you can tune in to it all.Chelsea vs Burnley: How to listenThe Premier League clash will get under way at 3pm on Saturday, January 11.Full commentary from Stamford Bridge will be live on talkSPORT 2, with our coverage starting at 2pm.
We will bring you all the build-up and then live and exclusive commentary.To tune in, just click here for the live stream or click the radio player below.You can also listen through the talkSPORT App, on DAB Digital Radio or on MW 1053 or 1089.For more information about how to listen LIVE on talkSPORT click here.Chelsea vs Burnley: Head-to-head
Chelsea have picked up all three points in four of the last three league meetings between the clubs, scoring 12 goals and conceding five.While Burnley are without a win in this fixture since the opening day of the 2017/18 season where Dyche’s side walked away from Stamford Bridge with all three points after a 3-2 win.
Chelsea won this fixture 4-2 back in October with a hattrick from Christian Pulisic before Willian made it 4-0 with less than an hour played.Burnley managed to grab a couple of consolation goals through Jay Rodriguez and Dwight McNeil, but Lampard’s side were too much for the clarets on the day.Chelsea vs Burnley: Team news
Lampard reported after Chelsea’s FA Cup win over Nottingham Forest that Pulisic had picked up an injury the day before the cup tie, while Alonso almost missed the game due to an ongoing muscle injury.Ruben Loftus-Cheek has returned to grass training as he continues his recovery from a long-term Achilles injury but this weekend’s game against Burnley comes too soon for the 23-year-old.
Chris Wood and Johann Berg Gudmundsson are both doubtful for the visitors with hamstring injuries.Ben Gibson, Aaron Lennon and Ashley Barnes are all reportedly facing late fitness tests although Jack Cork, a former Chelsea academy midfielder, is in line to start.