Cesar Azpilicueta and Victor Moses start their first league games for Chelsea with David Luiz and Juan Mata ruled out with injury.
Branislav Ivanovic will play as Gary Cahill’s partner in central defence. Ashley Cole is fit to start and Fernando Torres resumes duties up front. Oriol Romeu retains his place alongside John Mikel Obi in the deep midfield.
Swansea replace injured goalkeeper Michael Vorm with Gerhard Tremmel. Chico Flores has not recovered from a dead leg so is replaced in central defence by Garry Monk.
Chelsea are expected to line up in the following 4-2-3-1 formation:
1 Petr Cech (c)
28 Cesar Azpilicueta
2 Branislav Ivanovic
24 Gary Cahill
3 Ashley Cole
6 Oriol Romeu
12 John Mikel Obi
13 Victor Moses
17 Eden Hazard
9 Fernando Torres
Substitutes: 22 Ross Turnbull, 19 Paulo Ferreira, 34 Ryan Bertrand, 7 Ramires, 21 Marko Marin, 35 Lucas Piazon, 23 Daniel Sturridge.
Swansea are expected to line up in the following 4-3-3 formation:
Tremmel; Rangel, Monk,, Williams (c), Davies; De Guzman, Britton, Ki Sung-Yueng; Pablo Hernández, Michu, Routledge.
Subs: Cornell, Tate, Tiendalli, Dyer, Agustien, Graham, Shechter.
The referee is Kevin Friend.
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