Chelsea v Liverpool: Zouma starts

Kurt Zouma keeps his place in the Chelsea side with Gary Cahill dropping to the bench for the Capital One Cup semi-final second leg against Liverpool, who recall Steven Gerrard and Martin Skrtel.

Filipe Luis starts at left-back for the Blues, who have skipper John Terry back at the heart of their defence after he was rested for Saturday’s FA Cup debacle against Bradford.

Liverpool’s former Chelsea striker Daniel Sturridge is not yet ready to return to action following a thigh injury.

Chelsea: Courtois; Ivanovic, Zouma, Terry, Filipe Luis; Matic, Fabregas; Willian, Oscar, Hazard; Costa.
Subs: Cech, Azpilicueta, Cahill, Ake, Ramires, Remy, Drogba.

Liverpool: Mignolet, Can, Skrtel, Sakho, Lucas, Henderson, Moreno, Markovic, Gerrard, Coutinho, Sterling.
Subs: Ward, Johnson, Lovren, Lambert, Lallana, Allen, Balotelli.

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