Chelsea vs Huddersfield: 3 Key Battles
Chelsea host Huddersfield on Wednesday night as they look to make up more ground in the race for the top four.
Victory over Liverpool on Sunday gave Chelsea hope.
They remain outsiders to secure a place in the Premier League’s top four but, given the position they were in after defeat against Tottenham last month, that they are still in with a chance is impressive.
In midweek, the Blues play their penultimate game of the season, a chance to draw level on points with Liverpool. Attempting to stand in their way will be Huddersfield, who earned a point at champions Manchester City on Sunday.
David Wagner’s side are not safe yet, however, and the German coach will be looking for a similarly resilient performance at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday evening. Chelsea boss Antonio Conte, meanwhile, will be demanding maximum professionalism.
Here are three key battles that could decide the game: