Chelsea take on West Ham in the Premier League this weekend. Here is absolutely everything you need to know about the fixture.

Mauricio Pochettino has already proven he means business now he’s Chelsea boss. The Blues opened their campaign in a Super Sunday showdown against Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool.

The match finished 1-1 but could have easily swayed either way. It was a fantastic performance from the first-team squad, that has given fans much hope for the season after an abysmal 22/23.

Now it’s another tough test, as they head to the London Stadium to face David Moyes’ West Ham. Here’s everything you need to know about the fixture.

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When do West Ham play Chelsea?

Chelsea play West Ham on Sunday the 20th of August 2023 with kick-off taking place at 4:30 pm BST.

The match will be played at the London Stadium.

What TV Channel is West Ham vs Chelsea on in the UK?

Chelsea vs West Ham will be shown live on Sky Sports Main Event, with coverage starting from around 4 PM BST – straight after the 2 PM fixture.

How to live stream West Ham vs Chelsea in the UK

If you want to live stream the Premier League fixture, you can do so via the Sky Sports streaming service or with your NOW TV subscription. A day pass is available for £9.99, alternatively, there are monthly and yearly options.

You need an account or a day pass to access the live stream. So, ensure you have everything you need before kick-off.

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West Ham vs Chelsea Team News

Mauricio Pochettino will now have a very good idea after the strong opener as to what players will be featuring week in, week out for the Blues.

Fantastic performances from the likes of Enzo Fernandez, Axel Disasi and Ben Chilwell all suggest that they’ll start from the off against the Hammers.

The question on everyone’s lips will certainly be if Moises Caicedo will be in blue very soon. If so, he could definitely start against West Ham – probably in place of Connor Gallagher.

As for West Ham, they’ll likely field a side similar to that against Bournemouth. However, some new signings could be completed by the end of the week – so a few new faces could also certainly appear.

Chelsea Injuries

The injury list remains the same. Here is what the boys are currently nursing and their expected date back.

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West Ham vs Chelsea Prediction

After a great opener, we expect Chelsea to kick on and get their first win of the season against West Ham. it’ll by no means be an easy game. The West Ham fans will be right behind their players for their first home game of the season.

Despite this, the Blues definitely have the firepower to overcome David Moyes’ men.

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