Fernando Torres makes his first start of pre-season for this afternoon’s game at Brighton & Hove Albion, while there is also a start for Eden Hazard, his first on English soil since joining the club.
Hazard’s fellow new signing Marko Marin, meanwhile, misses out with a slight knock, while youngsters Lucas Piazon and Romelu Lukaku start on the bench.
Today’s team in full:
26.John Terry (c)
Substitutes: Ross Turnbull, David Luiz, John Mikel Obi, Romelu Lukaku, Paulo Ferreira, Sam Hutchinson, Yossi Benayoun, Lucas Piazon.