The England international returns to the starting lineup alongside Ramires as Rafa Benitez makes three changes to the Blues side which saw off Monterrey in Thursday's semi-finalFrank Lampard returns to the Chelsea starting lineup for the Club World Cup final clash with Corinthians.
Lampard partners Ramires in midfield as David Luiz, heralded for his performance in a more advanced role against Monterrey, again drops back into defence.
Branislav Ivanovic shifts over to right-back to replace Cesar Azpilicueta, while in attack Victor Moses is preferred to Oscar alongside Juan Mata and Eden Hazard.
For Corinthians, semi-final hero Paolo Guerrero once again leads the line, while reported Chelsea target Paulinho plays in the heart of midfield.
Corinthians starting XI: Cassio; Alessandro, Chicao, Paulo Andre, Fabio Santos; Ralf, Paulinho; Danilo, Emerson, Jorge Enrique; Guerrero.
Subs: Julio Cesar, Wallace, Juan Martinez, Douglas, Anderson Polga, Willian Arao, Edenilson, Danilo Fernandez, Guilherme, Felipe, Giovanni, Romarinho.
Chelsea starting XI: Cech; Ivanovic, Cahill, Luiz, Cole; Ramires, Lampard; Moses, Mata, Hazard; Torres
Subs: Turnbull, Hilario, Ferreira, Azpilicueta, Bertrand, Saville, Oscar, Mikel, Marin, Piazon.