Morata was taking a rest after a suspension that saw him end up missing Chelsea's clash with Everton at Goodison Park which saw the premier champions end up with a barren drawn.
Brighton, on the other hand, recorded what was only their 5th Premier League victory of the season last week against Watford, ending a almost 2-month-long spell of 7 games without a victory.
Chelsea have 39 points at the halfway point of the Premier League season, which is 10 fewer than they had at this stage last season, when they went on to win the title.
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Defender David Luiz is still ruled out and midfielder Charly Musonda is absent because of a groin problem.
Attack:Alvaro Morata is back in contention after serving a one-game suspension against Everton so the Spanish worldwide should come straight back in to the starting eleven against Brighton.
Instead, Conte opted to start a front three of Eden Hazard, Pedro Rodriguez and Willian, and left Batshuayi on the bench. The latter will not be available as he isn't permitted to play against his parent side.
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Brighton have scored only 1 goal against Chelsea in their last 6 appearances.
The schedule is oddly off this season as Chelsea have played 19 matches but have yet to play Brighton in the league. Glenn Murray has continued his good scoring form as he has netted five goals this season, however, it is a concern that Anthony Knockaert has just one goal and one assist in 1336 minutes this season, with the forward an integral part of Brighton last campaign.
With a busy festive period underway, Antonio Conte is sure to rotate his Chelsea side. Backing the hosts to be ahead at half-time and full-time offers a bigger price on the favourites and looks a solid option in a match which is expected to be a comfortable Chelsea win. Needless to say, the reigning champions clearly missed their top scorer last week.
"On Saturday they had chance after chance to kill the game, while Chelsea were unlucky against Everton, let's be honest, they should have won. Sometimes you can do everything well and not get the result you want, but (Saturday) we were the better team and deserved the win". It is very hard to make a case for the visitors pulling off an upset at Stamford Bridge.
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This is the fourth resolution on North Korea in 2017 and the third one toughening the anti-North Korean sanctions during the year. North Korea conducted their most successful intercontinental missile launch in November.
The Thunderbolt 3 port is also very versatile so it allows notebook connections or transmit 4K content with just a single wire. It will have a 98 percent coverage of the DCI-P3 color range and will utilise "Nano IPS" to improve image and color quality.
Lithium-ion batteries are commonly used in mobile devices, and charging capacity naturally wanes with use and time. Apple design of handsets makes it borderline impossible for people to change batteries themselves.
The mother and wife of Kulbhushan Jadhav held a meeting with him after Pakistani government accepted India's request. In his petition to the army, Jadhav wrote that he was "ashamed" over his involvement in terrorism inside Pakistan.
Franken announced his resignation on December 7, after a majority of Democratic senators called for him to leave office. And go through this complete process of an extensive ethics review, and whatever the outcome is I will live with it.
Meanwhile, Hill is 14th in the league in punt return yards and is one of four players in the AFC with a return touchdown. It's the second straight season he's been given the nod after making it last season as a member of the Baltimore Ravens.
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on 23rd December has announced team for the South African tour. After skipping the limited-overs series against Sri Lanka, Virat Kohli returns to the side.
And because it's so gradual, progressively shorter battery life is ignored by most people, until it's time for a new iPhone. Apple charges US$79 to replace batteries not covered under the phone's warranty.
Aardvark killed in fire at London Zoo
Vets were called in to monitor the surviving animals and zookeepers were encouraged that there were no other signs of injury. The cause of the fire has not been determined, and the zoo closed for the rest of the day.
Papa Johns apologizes for national anthem protest comments
Papa John's, which lays claim to being the nation's third-largest pizza chain, could not be reached immediately for comment. Schnatter owns roughly 25% of Papa John's, and will stay on as chairman after stepping down as CEO in January .
Winter Solstice being livestreamed from Newgrange this morning
But that's nearly a minute longer than the shortest solar day, which occurs in mid-September around the time of the equinox. Each hemisphere will experience winter when they are tilted away from the sun and summer when it is tilted towards the sun.