With the festive season almost upon us, the fixtures are heading our way at a fair old pace.
Hot-on-the-heels of that fantastic afternoon, against Tottenham Hotspur where Chelsea proved that no matter what form they’re in they always raise their game against that lot from N17, Chelsea are back in action, on Boxing Day, when they welcome Southampton to Stamford Bridge.
Against Tottenham, Lampard surprised more than a few people with his team selection by reverting to a back-three and using wing-backs.
As a result, it saw Jorginho and Pulisic drop to the benches and a surprise recall for Marcos Alonso.
The rest, as they say, is history.
But what will the boss do for the Southampton fixture?
Will Frank stick with the same starting eleven in order to try and turnaround our poor home form or will, with so many games looming large on the horizon, he mix it up and rotate his squad?
As usual, we’re running our regular feature where we invite you to predict the starting eleven that Frank will opt for.
Simply drop into the comment facility beneath this article, your predicted starting eleven and we’ll see who gets the closest or indeed, who gets it 100% correct!
Chelsea v Southampton?
Chelsea to win!
Southampton to Win!
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