BATE have won their last three domestic league games and on Sunday clinched another Belarusian league title.
However, BATE Borisov have now lost four of their five meetings with English clubs (W1). All matches were in the Europa League group stages.
They have not won any of their of their European home games this season and followed up a win at Vidi of Hungary by losing to PAOK Salonika of Greece and 3-1 at Chelsea.
BATE have managed just two wins in their last 15 Europa League games (D5 L8), scoring 13 goals and conceding 33.
BATE TEAM NEWS
BATE team to play Chelsea: Scherbitski, Rios, Volkov, Filipenko, Filipovic, Hleb, Dragun, Baga, Skavysh, Signevich, Stasevich.
Subs: Chichkan, Yablonski, Berezkin, Ivanic, Tuominen, Polyakov, Moukam.