FA Cup Team News: De Gea, Sanchez benched, Sarri makes six changes in starting XI
Maurizio Sarri has partnered Eden Hazard, Gonzalo Higuain and Pedro as his striking force in his starting XI to face Manchester United at the Stamford Bridge.
For Man United, Sergio Romero has replaced David De Gea in goal while Marcus Rashford and Romelu Lukaku both start for the visitors.
Sarri has made six changes to the team that faced Malmo in the Europa League with Olivier Giroud, Ross Barkley and Willian all dropping to the bench. Chris Smalling has been deemed fit and partners an improved Victor Lindelof in Man United's defence. Juan Mata will have to face his former side as he comes in in place of injured Anthony Martial and Rashford has been pushed to the flanks as Lukaku takes number 9 duties for the fifth round of the FA Cup tie.