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May 21, 2017 at 3pm UK at Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 41,618
Chelsea
5-1
Sunderland
Willian (8'), Hazard (61'), Pedro (77'), Batshuayi (90', 92')
FT(HT: 1-1)

Team News: John Terry starts final Chelsea match

Team News: Terry starts final Chelsea match
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John Terry is handed a start in his final Chelsea game as the Blues welcome Sunderland this afternoon.

John Terry has been handed a start in his final Chelsea game as the Blues welcome Sunderland this afternoon.

Antonio Conte has made six alterations from the side that came off better in the seven-goal thriller against Watford on Monday.

Thibaut Courtois reclaims his place in goal as Asmir Begovic falls to the bench, while Terry is joined by David Luiz and Cesar Azpilicueta in the back three.

Michy Batshuayi loses out as Diego Costa is selected to lead the line with support from Eden Hazard and Willian, while Marco Alonso, Cesc Fabregas, N'Golo Kante and Victor Moses line up in midfield.

Relegated visitors Sunderland, meanwhile, make three changes from Tuesday's 2-0 defeat to Arsenal.

Jermain Defoe is kept out with a hamstring injury, while Didier N'Dong and Lamine Kone are suffering from dead legs.

In their stead, Adnan Januzaj comes in just behind Fabio Borini in attack, Jack Rodwell lines up in midfield and Joleon Lescott joins John O'Shea and Billy Jones in defence.

Chelsea: Courtois; Azpilicueta, David Luiz, Terry; Moses, Kante, Fabregas, Alonso; Willian, Hazard; Costa
Subs: Begovic, Zouma, Cahill, Chalobah, Matic, Pedro, Batshuayi

Sunderland: Pickford; Jones, Lescott, O'Shea; Manquillo, Rodwell, Oviedo, Larsson, Cattermole; Januzaj; Borini
Subs: Mannone, Asoro, Love, Maja, Embleton, Gibson, Gooch

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Thursday's key events


ATHLETICS
· The women's heptathlon continues with the long jump, javelin and 800m, with Katarina Johnson-Thompson now out of contention following an injury (1.10am-1.40pm)
· Andrew Pozzi pursues his dream of an Olympic medal in the men's 110m hurdles final (3.55am)
· Tom Bosworth and Callum Wilkinson are among the British hopes in the men's 20km race walk (8.30am)
· Holly Bradshaw aims to improve on fifth in Rio to challenge Greece's Katerina Stefanidi and Anzhelika Sidorova of Russia for an unlikely medal in the women's pole vault (11am)
· London 2012 champion Kirani James goes up against current world champion Steven Gardiner in the men's 400m final (1pm)

MARATHON SWIMMING
· One of the toughest Olympic events takes place in Tokyo Bay as GB's Hector Pardoe takes on the men's 20km marathon swim (10.30pm Wed)

BOXING
· Galal Yafai takes on takes on Kazakhstan's Saken Bibossinov for a spot in the gold medal bout of the fly (48kg-52kg) class (6.48am)

DIVING
· Lois Toulson and Andrea Spendolini-Sirieix (daughter of First Dates' Fred Sirieix) line up for the women's 10m platform (semi-final 2am; final 7am)

HOCKEY
· Australia face Belgium in the men's final (11am)

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