Chelsea boss Benitez goes with Nigerian pair for FA Cup tie

Chelsea boss Rafa Benitez will play his Nigerian duo Victor Moses and John Obi Mikel against FA Cup opponents Southampton.

Chelsea boss Rafa Benitez will play his Nigerian duo Victor Moses and John Obi Mikel against FA Cup opponents Southampton.

They are both in the squad despite having to join up with Nigeria for the African Nations Cup tonight.

Benitez said: “We think there is time for Victor and Obi to be involved at Southampton then fly to their training camp in Portugal straight after the game.”

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