Chelsea vs Bournemouth Soccer Betting Tips

Chelsea vs Bournemouth Soccer Betting Tips

During the week, the OSC Lille guested at Stamford Bridge. By winning the third place in the French championship at home, Chelsea (4th place, 29 points) secured their 15th participation in the Champions League round of 16 for the 15th time. A great success for Frank Lampard in his second season as a coach.

Chelsea vs Bournemouth Soccer Betting Tips

However, since the blues were only second in the table behind Valencia, duels with the top teams from Paris, Munich, Torino or Barcelona are threatened in the spring. In the Premier League, Chelsea would qualify again for the premier class due to the current standings.

A top four place remains the big season goal of the young blues team. However, the lead to fifth place a month ago was still nine points.

In the meantime, the gap shrank to five points. Still a pleasant situation, also because of the lack of consistency of the established top six teams like Man United, Tottenham or Arsenal, the lead seems to be passable.

The lack of consistency also distinguishes Bournemouth (15th place in the table, 16 points) with coach Eddie Howe this season. After a negative run, the club from the English south coast is only one point ahead of the relegation places. The form table of the last five game days leads the Cherries only on the last table rank (five bankruptcies).

According to bookmakers’ odds, only a home win for the Blues seems likely between Chelsea and Bournemouth. West Ham showed two weeks ago during the guest appearance at the bridge that this does not always have to mean something.

Chelsea – statistics & current form

In the most recent home game, club legend John Terry returned to Stamford Bridge as Aston Villa’s assistant coach.

A defender like Terry, who is still worshiped on the bridge with the banner “JT – Captain, Leader, Legend”, can only wish for his former teammate and today’s Chelsea coach Frank Lampard.

Neither Zouma, Christensen or Tomori have been able to completely convince this season so far. The German international Rüdiger came after an injury to Lille for the first time since September. Chelsea have swallowed 24 goals so far this season.

The weakest of the first twelve Premier League teams. Little helpful is that keeper Arrizabalaga is statically the worst goalkeeper in the league. Chelsea have lost three of their last four Premier League matches (one win) and have suffered as many losses as before in 20 league games (12-5-3).

The Blues lost two of the eight league home games this season (4-2-2), more than in the previous season under Maurizio Sarri (12-6-1). Nevertheless advises against Chelsea Bournemouth our prediction for the tip “win Chelsea & under 4 goals”.

Only defending champion Manchester City (337) had fired more shots than Chelsea (274) in the current Premier League campaign. With 17.1 shots per game, Chelsea fired the most shots since the 2013/14 season (then 18.2).

Tammy Abraham last met in two Premier League home games in a row for Chelsea at Stamford Bridge. The last Englishman to do so three times in a row was his current coach Frank Lampard in August 2010.

Abraham is also following in the footsteps of his coach when it comes to competitive goals. The youngster met Lille for the 13th of the season this season. The last player with an English passport and better yield was also 2012/13 Frank Lampard.

Best scorers in the Premier League:

🏆 11 goals: Tammy Abraham
🏆 5 goals: Mason Mount
🏆 5 goals: Christian Pulisic

Expected formation of Chelsea:

➠ Arrizabalaga; Emerson, Rüdiger, Christensen, James; Kovacic, Jorginho, Kante; Mount, Abraham, Pulisic
➠ Trainer: Lampard

Last games from Chelsea:

⚽️ 12/10/2019 – Chelsea vs. Lille OSC 2-1 (Champions League)
⚽️ 07.12.2019 – Everton vs. Chelsea 3-1 (Premier League)
⚽️ 04.12.2019 – Chelsea vs. Aston Villa 2-1 (Premier League)
⚽️ 11/30/2019 – Chelsea vs. West Ham 0-1 (Premier League)
⚽️ 11/27/2019 – Valencia vs. Chelsea 2-2 (Champions League)

Bournemouth – statistics & current form

It can not be concealed: The current crisis of form is closely related to the many injuries. Important regular players have been missing for weeks. Nathan Ake joined another player last Saturday in the 0-3 home loss to Liverpool.

With Ake, Junior Stanislas, David Brooks, Charlie Daniels, Callum Wilson, Joshua King, Andrew Surman, Lloyd Kelly and Steve Cook, Eddie Howe is currently missing almost a complete regular team.

With Wilson and King, eight of the 18 Premier League goals (44 percent). In September 1994 there was a long series of defeats for the Dorset Club (seven at the time). This means that the five bankruptcies in a row can at least be explained.

Still, Bournemouth could of course play better than it currently does. Unsurprisingly, the Cherries do not travel as favorites to Stamford Bridge. This shows clearly the odds of the bookmakers between Chelsea and Bournemouth.

The Howe men also lost each of their last six Premier League appearances in the English capital, conceding 20 goals. In total, only six of the 24 first division games were won in London (6-3-15).

33 percent of these victories are again at Stamford Bridge against Chelsea. Harry Wilson is the Cherries top scorer with six goals ( take advantage of correct score tips ). Wilson scored five of his goals abroad, making the Welsh man responsible for 56 percent of the nine away goals.

Best scorers in the Premier League:

🏆 6 goals: Harry Wilson
🏆 5 goals: Callum Wilson
🏆 3 goals: Joshua King

Expected formation of Bournemouth:

➠ Ramsdale; Rico, Ake, Cook, A.Smith; Fraser, Lerma, Billing, H.Wilson; King, C.Wilson
➠ Trainer: Howe

Last games from Bournemouth:

⚽️ 07.12.2019 – Bournemouth vs. Liverpool 0-3 (Premier League)
⚽️ 03.12.2019 – Crystal Palace vs. Bournemouth 1-0 (Premier League)
⚽️ 30/11/2019 – Tottenham vs. Bournemouth 3-2 (Premier League)
⚽️ 23/11/2019 – Bournemouth vs. Wolverhampton 1: 2 (Premier League)
⚽️ 9/11/ 2019 – Newcastle vs. Bournemouth 2-1 (Premier League)

Chelsea vs Bournemouth Direct Comparison & Statistics Highlights

Head to head: 11 Chelsea wins – 0 draws – 4 Bournemouth wins (15 competitive matches)

In the last four Premier League home games between Chelsea and Bournemouth, victory and defeat alternated for the Blues. Last season saw a 2-0 win for West Londoners.

Since the Cherries’ Premier League rise in 2015, only Liverpool (three wins) have won more at Stamford Bridge than the Dorset Club (two wins). None of the 15 competitive games between the two clubs ended in a draw.

Chelsea vs Bournemouth Soccer Betting Tips

The move to the Champions League round of 16 should give the young Chelsea team new confidence, after there was only one win from their most recent four league games. In Everton, the blues stood in their way with hair-raising mistakes.

The Cherries, from the English south coast, travel to the metropolis with a terrible capital account. Chelsea against Bournemouth is the clear favorite for a win according to odds of the betting provider.

Key facts – Chelsea vs Bournemouth tips

♦️ Chelsea lost three of their recent four Premier League games
♦️ Bournemouth has lost the last five league games
♦️ Chelsea have gone bankrupt in 27 of the past 30 home league matches

The Howe squad lost the three away games with only one goal difference, but in the end the journey home was started empty-handed.

So it will probably go on Saturday as we tend to Chelsea vs. Bournemouth in our prediction for the tip “home win & under 4 goals”. The blues have always had problems convincing and winning in recent home games.

Competition: Premier League
Date: 14.12.2019
Bet Tip: Chelsea & Under 4 goals
Odds: 2.40
Stake: 5/10 units

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