Chelsea go up against AC Milanon Wednesday in a game played out at Stamford Bridge. We are entering the third round of the group stages of the Champions League with both very eager to add points to their tally.
After the second round of the group stage Chelsea are number four on one point, while AC Milan have four points as number one.
Chelsea go into their next Champions League match, averaging a humble 1.4 goals per game in their last ten matches, in which they scored a mundane 14 times, while conceding 13 goals. That amounts to an average of 1.3 per game, where they kept their opponents from scoring once.
AC Milan are brimming with confidence in front of goal before the upcoming away match in the Champions League, as they can show off very handsome numbers from their previous ten games. The visitors scored two times on average per match, for a total of 20 goals. They also let in 11 goals, leaving an average of 1.1 per match. They fought their way to two clean sheets.
Chelsea vs AC Milan Prediction
Chelsea have seen it all in their last three matches, which gave them four points. First, they went down 1-0 against Dinamo Zagreb, before picking up a 1-1 draw against Salzburg. Their latest match brought a 1-2 win in their encounter with Crystal Palace. Chelsea won four of their previous six Champions League games at the Stamford Bridge. They both drew and lost once, as they conceded four and scored 13 goals.
Results have been up and down for AC Milan, who beat Dinamo Zagreb by 3-1. Following that up proved too difficult, as they lost 1-2 against SSC Napoli, before claiming three points in a 1-3 win against Empoli. AC Milan won twice, while also recording one draw, and three defeats in their last six away matches in the Champions League. The scoreline from these matches says nine goals conceded and eight scored.
Going forward, Chelsea and AC Milan are both in decent form, while at the same time being generous in defence. We are confident, both teams will find the back of the net on Wednesday.
Chelsea vs AC Milan Stats
- Chelsea have scored in the last 33 home matches in a row
- In the last 9 home matches in a row Chelsea played, both teams scored
- Chelsea have conceded in 17 of the last 19 matches
- Chelsea have not lost 9 of the last 10 home matches
- Chelsea have conceded in the last 9 home matches in a row
- AC Milan have not lost 21 of the last 23 away matches
- AC Milan have not lost 17 of the last 19 matches
- AC Milan have scored in 18 of the last 19 matches
- In 8 of the last 10 matches AC Milan played, both teams scored
- AC Milan have scored in 11 of the last 12 away matches
Chelsea vs AC Milan Team News
At the time of writing, Chelsea have four players on their injured and absent list as they prepare to meet AC Milan on Wednesday.
Marc Cucurella, Carney Chukwuemeka, Edouard Mendy and N'Golo Kanté are missing from the squad, Chelsea will field against AC Milanon Wednesday.
AC Milan are looking at five players missing out on their match this coming Wednesday at Stamford Bridge.
AC Milan need to do without Junior Messias, Mike Maignan, Theo Hernandez, Alessandro Florenzi and Zlatan Ibrahimovic, who are not fit enough to travel to Stamford Bridge.
Chelsea vs AC Milan H2H
Chelsea beat AC Milan in their last two meetings, as they followed up a 2-0 win with a 3-1 victory. Chelsea have a 60% win rate in the against AC Milan, who won zero of these matches. The total record reads 3-2-0, which is worth keeping in mind before you make a choice for your next accumulator, depending on your betting strategy.
Chelsea vs AC Milan Results
Chelsea vs AC Milan Betting Tips
With another Champions League season only just beginning to take form, we are still a bit in the dark as to who will dominate the scoring charts for both Chelsea and AC Milan. Accordingly, we have listed some of the players who are expected to be getting it on for each team this season.
Chelsea were able to win five of their previous 10 home games across all tournaments, while drawing four of the games. They suffered defeat in one of these outings. AC Milan won six of their last 10 games away, drew three and suffered defeat in one of them. AC Milan will feel optimistic about scoring on Wednesday with Chelsea managing a measly one clean sheet in the previous 10 home games. The visitors fought their way to threeclean sheets in their previous 10 away games.
Over 2.5 goals came up two times in the previous five encounters between Chelsea and AC Milan, as Chelsea scored 2.2 goals on average per game and AC Milan averaging 0.4 goals. Both teams scored in two times of these matches. Chelsea performed an average of 1.4 goals a game in their previous ten matches in which over 2.5 goals came out seven times. Over 2.5 goals happened in six of the visitor's last ten games this season. On average, they scored two times in those matches.