We are zooming in on Crystal Palace and Chelsea, as the duo face each other at Selhurst Park this coming Saturday in what surely will be an exciting Premier League clash. Chelsea got the better of Crystal Palace in the last two h2h meetings, winning by 1-0 and 3-0, respectively.
With ten points after six games, Chelsea currently rank seventh in the Premier League standings. Crystal Palace play catch-up as they recorded six points in six matches, putting them up as 16th before their upcoming clash.
Chelsea are aiming to extend the lead on Crystal Palace in the Premier League table after they go toe-to-toe on Saturday. On the other hand, the hosts should be motivated to not let the current gap get any bigger than it already is.
Crystal Palace go into their next Premier League match, averaging a humble 1.2 goals per game in their last ten matches, in which they scored a mundane 12 times, while conceding 13 goals. That amounts to an average of 1.3 per game, where they kept their opponents from scoring three times.
Chelsea travel to their next away match this coming Saturday having performed a tolerable average of 1.6 goals in ten matches. They scored a total of 16 goals, whilst shipping 13 goals against. An average of 1.3 goals against a game. They hung on to two clean sheets in this streak.
Crystal Palace vs Chelsea Prediction
Crystal Palace claimed two points in their previous three matches, where they lost 4-2 against Manchester City. They took a point in a1-1 draw with Brentford, before also drawing 0-0 with Newcastle. In their last six Premier League home matches, Crystal Palace have three wins, while they've drawn two and lost one. They scored six and conceded four goals.
They were able to stay clear of relegation last season, and Crystal Palace now aim to climb the rankings to a more secure finish this term.
In their previous three matches, Chelsea beat West Ham 2-1, lost 1-0 against Dinamo Zagreb and drew 1-1 with Salzburg. Chelsea, meanwhile, won twice, while they've drawn one and lost three in their last six away in the Premier League.
Qualifying for Europe was a target going into this season, and Chelsea are keeping their eyes on the prize.
Chelsea and Crystal Palace seem to find it tough getting their defensively lines in order, as they both concede too many goals. We hope the trend continues this coming Saturday, as we aim for both teams to score.
Chelsea recorded two wins from their last two games against teams placed in the bottom six and collected six points. They scored four goals while conceding two.
Crystal Palace vs Chelsea Stats
- Crystal Palace have not lost 15 of the last 16 home matches
- In 7 of the last 8 home matches Crystal Palace played, both teams scored
- Crystal Palace have conceded in the last 8 home matches in a row
- Crystal Palace have not lost 9 of the last 11 matches
- Crystal Palace have scored in 11 of the last 13 matches
- Chelsea have conceded in 17 of the last 19 matches
- In 4 of the last 5 matches Chelsea played, both teams scored
- Chelsea have conceded in 9 of the last 11 away matches
- Chelsea have lost the last 3 away matches in a row
- Chelsea have scored in 7 of the last 9 matches
Crystal Palace vs Chelsea Team News
At the time of writing, Crystal Palace have four players on their injured and absent list as they prepare to meet Chelsea on Saturday.
Nathan Ferguson, James Tomkins, Jack Butland and James McArthur are missing from the squad, Crystal Palace will field against Chelseathis coming Saturday.
Apparently, Chelsea have just two players on the injured and absent list, as they prepare for their match this coming Saturday.
Edouard Mendy and N'Golo Kanté all face a spell on the sidelines for Chelsea due to various injuries.
Crystal Palace vs Chelsea H2H
Chelsea beat Crystal Palace twice in their most recent meetings, as they claimed wins by 1-0 and 3-0, respectively. Chelsea look to extend their dominance on their upcoming hosts, who have found it tough to deal with the former. The visitors beat Crystal Palace ten times in last ten Encounters. The bookies have Chelsea to win this match at best price odds of 1.83.
Crystal Palace vs Chelsea Results
Both teams scored five times in the previous ten matches between home side Crystal Palace and Chelsea. Best priced odds on BTTS with the bookies are at 1.90.
Crystal Palace vs Chelsea Betting Tips
Wilfried Zaha has four strikes in six Premier League matches for Crystal Palace, who will be relying on his services, when clashing with Chelsea. The visitors are looking to Raheem Sterling, who has provided his team with three Premier League goals.
Crystal Palace won six of their previous 10 matches across all tournaments at Selhurst Park. They drew three and lost one as well, while Chelsea won three of their last 10 games away. They drew one and lost six. Crystal Palace won two of their last 10 games on home soil without allowing a goal.
Over 2.5 goals came out seven times in the last ten encounters between these two teams. Crystal Palace managed an average of 0.7 goals, with Chelsea averaging 2.4 goals in these. Both teams to score was a winning bet five times in this run of matches. Crystal Palace saw over 2.5 goals in four of their last ten matches across the tournaments, as they scored an average of 1.7 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in seven of the visitor's last ten games this season. On average, they scored 1.2 times in those matches.