This will be the two teams’ first competitive match since May so it’ll be interesting to see how fit the players are.
While Chelsea have made a number of huge signings this summer, City haven’t bought anybody, making Roberto Mancini a little annoyed.
This match will give Chelsea fans a glimpse of their new signings, particularly Eden Hazard, in action. For City supporters, they hope their team looks as good as it did at the end of last season.
Here’s a list of five players to watch at Villa Park this Sunday.