Southampton vs Chelsea Prediction, Betting Tips and Preview
Chelsea travel to Southampton this weekend and we are expecting one interesting and exciting football game at St Mary’s. The Blues have failed to win any of their last eight Premier League matches at St Mary’s and they are highly motivated for this game. But this game is a must win for the Saints, so it will be a true football battle in England.
Southampton play in poor form this season and they are 18th placed team in the Premier League. They have picked up just two points from the last six Premier League games and this match would be an important one for them. They don't play strong in defense line and have conceded at least 3 goals in their last 3 matches. The Saints have the second-worst home record in the Premier League this season, but all players are highly motivated to do their best on Saturday.
On the other side Chelsea have been out of form in recent week but looks like they are again on the right way and they are favorites to win this game. Chelsea have lost three consecutive away matches in the Premier League and if want to beat Saints at St Mary’s then have to play much better. Chelsea don't play very well away from the home this season and have failed to win seven of their last nine league away matches.
When it comes to their mutual encounters the last time the Blues lost to Southampton was in the 2015-16 season. Chelsea have lost just one of their last six meetings with Southampton. Read our betting preview and take your chance to win a big with our prediction and betting tips.
Southampton do not have many missing players for the match against the Blues. Sam McQueen and Steven Davis are injured and they will not play on this important home game. Jack Stephens is suspended and he is another one player who will not play on Saturday. All other players are fully fit and ready to play.
On the other side Chelsea also do not have many missing players for this game. Ethan Ampadu and David Luiz are injured and they will not play against the Saints. Ross Barkley is another one player who will not play here. Davide Zappacosta is not fully fit and he is doubtful for the match. All other players are fully fit and ready to play.
Possible starting lineups
Southampton: McCarthy; Bertrand, Hoedt, Yoshida, Soares; Romeu, Hojbjerg; Redmond, Ward-Prowse, Tadic; Austin
Chelsea: Courtois; Azpilicueta, Christensen, Rudiger; Moses, Kante, Fabregas, Alonso; Willian, Hazard; Morata
Southampton vs Chelsea Prediction
What a great football game to place our bets and win some cash on Saturday. Premier League game between Saints and Blues brings us very good betting opportunity and you shouldn't miss to bet on. The Saints don't play very well in defense line and their main objective for the match will be to score a goal more. They are not in top form, but this game is very important for them. On the other side Chelsea play with some oscillating in form, but they are definitely closer to pick up all three points. But it will not be an easy job, and if they really want to win this game then have to score at least two goals. Eden Hazard will be a key player and all is up to him.
So our prediction and betting tips for the match Southampton vs Chelsea Prediction: Both teams to score. We expect to see scoring for both teams, but we don't expect to see a winner. So we will try to win more money with bet on Draw. Our risky bet goes on correct score 1-1. Have a nice betting day and good luck in earning money with our football prediction and betting tips.