This Wednesday, November 1, 2023 at 3:45 p.m. (Miami) Chelsea will face Blackburn Rovers at the Stamford Bridge Stadium. The match is valid for the Round of 16 of the EFL Cup.
In the previous round of the English League Cup, Chelsea faced Brighton at Stamford Bridge and won with a score of 1-0, ending their losing streak. However, in the last two rounds of the Premier League, Chelsea had disappointing results. First, they drew 2-2 at home against Arsenal and then lost 0-2 against Brentford. Chelsea are currently 11th in the Premier League standings with 12 points.
In the third round of the English League Cup, Blackburn Rovers defeated Cardiff City at their stadium with a score of 5-2. However, last week they failed to get their fourth consecutive victory in the EFL Championship, as they lost at home to Swansea City 0-1. Blackburn Rovers are currently 12th in the league table.