Chelsea XI for Weymouth friendly revealed: here’s how Blues might’ve lined up in 13-0 win

On Sunday, Chelsea thrashed Vanarama National League side Weymouth 13-0 in a behind-closed-doors friendly. Its aim was to help some of the first-team players build up their fitness after the summer.

Due to an agreement between the clubs, the clubs’ websites and social media accounts have not posted either the line-ups or the goalscorers.

Still, several fan accounts on Twitter have posted the same line-up that appears to be the genuine one as several of those players featured on the pictures posted on social media:


T. Silva, Zouma, James, 

Barkley, Ampadu, Zappacosta, Chilwell, 

Hudson-Odoi,  Emerson.



If these players featured in a traditional 3-4-2-1 formation, the most likely way they lined up is this:

As you see, the line-up includes two nominal left-backs and two right-backs. However, Emerson featured as an attacking player under Thomas Tuchel, while Reece James has frequently appeared in a back three