Amid a mounting injury crisis, Pochettino must turn things around as this expensively-assembled squad seemingly struggle to get to grips with so many changes made over the course of the summer.
While there have been promising moments during the early part of the Argentine’s tenure, failing to beat the Cherries would be a grave disappointment.
Here’s how to watch the action later today.
Where to watch Bournemouth vs Chelsea
TV channel: The game will be broadcast on Sky Sports Main Event, Sky Sports Premier League and Sky Sports Ultra HDR.
Live stream: Subscribers can watch on a live stream via the Sky Go app.
Live blog: Follow all the action with Standard Sport’s dedicated match blog. Nizaar Kinsella will be providing expert analysis from the ground.