Mata back for Chelsea

Mata back for Chelsea

Rafael Benitez rang the changes again today as he dropped Oscar to the bench and recalled Juan Mata and Victor Moses for Chelsea’s Premier League game at West Ham.

Gary Cahill also makes his first start under interim manager Benitez, with David Luiz serving a one-match ban after picking up five bookings this season.

West Ham have lost Andy Carroll to a knee injury as Carlton Cole starts against his former club.

Mark Noble returns from suspension and Gary O’Neil has also been drafted in.

West Ham: Jaaskelainen, Demel, Collins, Reid, O’Brien, Tomkins, Noble, O’Neil, Nolan, Jarvis, Cole.

Subs: Spiegel, Taylor, Diame, Maiga, Spence, Fanimo, Moncur.

Chelsea: Cech, Azpilicueta, Ivanovic, Cahill, Cole, Mikel, Ramires, Moses, Hazard, Mata, Torres.

Subs: Turnbull, Ferreira, Bertrand, Romeu, Oscar, Marin, Piazon.

Referee: Martin Atkinson.

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