Fact: Chelsea mustered just six attempts on goal in their opening UEFA Champions League match against Sevilla this season, their fewest in a match in the competition since February 2015 vs PSG (2)
Fact: All seven of Chelsea forward Timo Werner’s UEFA Champions League goals have come away from home – he’s the top scorer in the competition to have scored 100% of their goals on the road.
Fact: Chelsea's defeat in Munich against Bayern in last season’s round of 16 ended a 10-game unbeaten club record in away European matches since losing 0-3 to Barcelona in the Champions League round of 16 in 2018.
Chelsea subs: Caballero (GK), Ziger (GK), Christensen, Tomori, James, Emerson, Kante, Mount, Pulisic, Abraham, Giroud.
Chelsea starting XI: Mendy; Azpilicueta, Rudiger, Zouma, Chilwell; Jorginho, Kovacic; Ziyech, Havertz, Hudson-Odoi; Werner.
Krasnodar subs: Sinitsyin, Gorodov, Litvinov, Sabua, Spertsyan, Shapi, Kutovoy.
Krasnodar starting XI: Safonov, Smolnikov, Martyonvich, Kaio, Ramirez, Chernov, Olsson, Gazinskiy, Vilhena, Utkin, Berg.
Hello and welcome to tonight's live coverage of the UEFA Champions League match between Krasnodar and Chelsea. Kickoff is at 5.55pm UK time.
We are underway in Russia as Krasnodar kick us off.
Chelsea are dominating possession at the back here so far.
Krasnodar have the first good opening of the game as Chilwell is caught on the ball sloppily and Berg drives a shot just wide of the Chelsea goal.
Another opening now as Havertz gives the ball away inside his own half, Utkin bursts forward and draws a save out of Mendy. Chelsea look unfocused so far and the home side look really up for it.
Chelsea get forward but Jorginho completely overhits a switch of play to Azpilicueta. The visitors are struggling with the home side's pressing here so far.
Save! Chelsea go long and when Ziyech gets the ball, he drives a right footed shot which draws a good stop out of Safonov in the Krasnodar goal.
Chilwell looks for Werner with a ball into the channel but Martyonvich defends very well for the hosts.
Penalty! Ziyech links up well with Azpilicueta, who finds Werner's feet with a low cross and Kaio takes down the German striker.
Missed! Jorginho steps up for Chelsea and strikes the post with his penalty and the ball hits Safonov and bounces away. That's a let-off for the home side.
Azpilicueta delivers a cross from the right and Hudson-Odoi gets up to head towards goal but the effort deflects away and comes to nothing.
CHANCE! Krasnodar goes close as Vilhena receives from Berg after an excellent move and his shot deflects just wide of the post off Zouma.
From the resulting corner, Krasnodar have another effort as Ramirez cuts inside and draws a comfortable save out of Mendy.
Krasnodar's Olsson goes into the book for a late tackle on Havertz.
Berg has another shot for the hosts but Jorginho does well to block the effort with his head.
Zouma gives the ball away in poor fashion and Ziyech has to commit a foul to stop a break. Chelsea's buildup play is sorely lacking in quality today.
Chelsea counter at speed as Werner finds Havertz, whose cross so nearly finds Ziyech free at the back post.
Ziyech has another shot for Chelsea as he comes inside off the right but it's straight at the 'keeper. He has been the one bright spark for Lampard's team so far.
Chernov has a header at goal for the home side now from Utkin's deep cross. Mendy easily claims the looping effort though.
Chelsea have made almost 200 more passes than the home side here but it's Krasnodar who have arguably been the more incisive in attack.
GOAL! Chelsea have the lead as Hudson-Odoi strikes from 15 yards and Safonov makes an absolute clanger in goal. Krasnodar 0-1 Chelsea. Havertz assisted the goal.
The goal has not changed much and Chelsea still look sloppy and lacking in ideas despite having 78% possession.
Close! Chelsea switch play out to Azpilicueta and he gets a nice cross into the box which Havertz heads over from close range. The German looks relieved to glance over and see the offside flag raised.
The whistle blows for the interval with Chelsea leading 1-0 thanks to Hudson-Odoi's 37th minute goal after a goalkeeping howler. Krasnodar 0-1 Chelsea.
Chelsea threaten again as Ziyech plays a nice ball from the right for the run of Havertz but the German heads wide of goal under pressure.
Chilwell delivers the corner and Krasnodar counter attack at speed up the left but Chernov's cross is plucked out of the air by Mendy.
Zouma switches play out to Chilwell and after a one-two with Werner, the Chelsea left back wins a corner.
We are underway in the second half as Chelsea kick us off.
Krasnodar have the first effort of the second half as Utkin puts a header wide from Olsson's delivery.
Ziyech puts in a cross and when the ball is cleared, Kovacic picks it up and strikes a shot just wide of the post for Chelsea.
Ziyech delivers another cross but Hudson-Odoi gets in Chilwell's way and the ball runs out for a goalkick.
Chilwell is caught in the air but the referee waves play on and Gazinskiy receives in the box and drives in a shot which Zouma does well to block away for a corner.
Close! Krasnodar deliver a corner and Gazinskiy strikes a volley against crossbar. The ball bounces out and Zouma take a tough blow to the head and requires treatment.
Zouma has had treatment but looks a little dazed. However, the defender insists that he is okay to continue.
Vilhena makes a lovely run up the left for Krasnodar and gets a delivery into the box which Zouma clears well before Chernov volleys the rebound narrowly over.
Kovacic brings down Utkin in a good area and Krasnodar could make something of this...
Utkin steps up and strikes left footed but it's straight into the wall and his hits the rebound well wide of the target.
Krasnodar continue to threaten here and Mendy has to push a shot from Berg away and then the hosts win a corner. Olsson takes the delivery but it's easily cleared.
Chelsea counter attack at speed as Havertz makes a great run over 50 yards but when he finds Ziyech, the Moroccan winger's shot is straight at the goalkeeper.
Chelsea are going to make a triple change here as Kante replaces Jorginho, Mount replaces Kovacic and Pulsic comes on for Hudson-Odoi.
Both teams have had 8 shots at goal so far despite Chelsea have three quarters of the possession.
Penalty! Chelsea have another penalty as Pulisic receives from Ziyech and strikes into the hand of Martyonvich.
Martyonvich goes into the book for that handball.
GOAL! Werner steps up and absolutely smashes the ball into the net past Safonov. Krasnodar 0-2 Chelsea.
Ramirez delivers a inswinging cross from the left for the hosts but Mendy claims comfortably.
Ziyech tries a shot for Chelsea and it deflects towards Pulisic at the back post, who tries an overhead kick but he misse the ball altogether.
Chelsea make their 4th and 5th subs of the night as Abraham replaces Ziyech and Emerson comes on for Chilwell.
GOAL! Chelsea make it 3-0 as Werner finds Ziyech inside the box and he cuts past a defender and finishes well into the bottom corner for his first Chelsea goal. Krasnodar 0-3 Chelsea.
Krasnodor make a change as Spertsyan enters the action and Olsson goes off.
Ramirez cuts inside from the left and has a shot but Mendy falls comfortably on the shot.
Sabua comes on to replace Berg for the home side.
Chernov gets a cross into the box from the left but Mendy makes another easy claim.
The referee blows the full time whistle and Chelsea take a 4-0 away win at Krasnodar after second half goals from Ziyech, Werner and Pulisic after Hudson-Odoi's first half strike.
The fourth official indicates four minutes of additional time to be played.
GOAL! Pulisic makes it 4-0 to the away side as Abraham makes an excellent run up the right flank and finds Pulisic in the box to finish through the 'keeper's legs.