Much has been said of the rivalry between managers Walter Mazzarri and Antonio Conte ahead of today’s clash at Vicarage Road, but this won’t interest the players.
And the teams for today’s meeting have been confirmed.
Watford XI: Gomes, Cathcart, Prödl, Britos; Amrabat, Behrami, Capoue, Guedioura, Holebas; Deeney, Ighalo
Subs: Pantilimon, Nyom, Doucoure, Anya, Hoban, Zuniga, Vydra
Chelsea XI: Courtois; Ivanovic, Cahill, Terry, Azpilicueta; Kante; Pedro, Oscar, Matic, Hazard; Diego Costa
Subs: Begovic, Aina, Loftus-Cheek, Fabregas, Chalobah, Moses, Batshuayi