Chelsea vs Newcastle United – FA Cup – Betting Tips and Predictions

Chelsea bowed out of League Cup to Arsenal during the midweek, but they will be eager to make amends when Newcastle United visit Stamford Bridge in the fourth round of FA Cup on Sunday. The Blues have been doing decent in the league, but they have struggled in cup competitions in the recent weeks. They required penalties to beat Norwich City in the repeat of the third-round tie after drawing 0-0 in the original fixture. As things stand, Antonio Conte finds himself in a bit of a crisis and he…

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Five major Premier League signings possible in the last week of January window

It has been quite an eventful January, and a huge amount of talent has switched allegiances up until now. However, with only a week left in the window, we expect to see a bump in transfer activity and some major movement in the coming days. Here’s our take on five biggest Premier League transfers that are expected to take place in the last week of the ongoing transfer window. 5. Aymeric Laporte – Athletic Bilbao to Manchester City Manchester City can’t possibly imagine improving on their first half of the…

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Are we witnessing the best January transfer window in the recent years?

It has been quite a busy January transfer window in Premier League this season. More often than not, the winter transfer window remains devoid of big transfers. And big clubs very rarely let go of their key players in January. Most managers hate this window and have publicly talked about abolishing it completely. However, circumstances have conspired in such a way this month that we can expect to see some very different-looking top sides in the league post-January. To start things off, Liverpool made a big statement in the first…

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Brighton and Hove Albion vs Chelsea – Betting Tips and Predictions

Brighton find themselves staring at the drop zone, but they couldn’t have hoped for a better time to play current champions Chelsea. The Blues, who have scored just one goal in last four games in all competitions, will head to Amex Stadium for an early kick-off on Saturday. The Seagulls lost 2-0 at West Bromwich last week, and they are now without a win in their last four games. They find themselves in the 16th spot with 23 points – only three points clear of the relegation zone. Despite their…

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Alexis Sanchez-saga intensifies as Chelsea join the race

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Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez has become the most sought-after Premier League player of this transfer window. According to the latest report from BBC, Premier League champions Chelsea have also joined the pursuit of the 29-year-old. The Chilean is in last year of his contract with the Gunners, and it was long expected that he could leave in January. At the start of the window, Manchester City were the only known club interested in the player and were favourites to sign him. However, that didn’t last when Manchester United offered a…

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Chelsea vs Leicester City – Betting Tips and Predictions

Chelsea have drawn their last three games in all competitions, but they would be favourites to claim a win when they host Leicester City at Stamford Bridge on Saturday. In the league, the Blues are still in a superb streak of form and have dropped only four points in their last six games. However, in their last league fixture, they could only draw 2-2 at Arsenal. And following that, they have drawn against Norwich City and Arsenal in FA Cup and League Cup respectively. Alvaro Morata, in particular, has looked…

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Chelsea vs Arsenal – Carabao Cup Semi Final – Betting Tips and Predictions

In what would be their second of three encounters this month, Chelsea and Arsenal will face each other in the first leg of the EFL Cup Semi-final at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday evening. The game will feature the long-awaited VAR technology. Both sides have already played a 2-2 thriller at Emirates Stadium last week, and we expect another enticing battle on Wednesday. The Blues could only manage a goalless draw with Norwich City in FA Cup this weekend, and they are now without a win in last two games. Antonio…

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Chelsea vs Stoke City – Betting Tips and Predictions

Chelsea were comfortable in their 2-0 win against Brighton and Hove Albion on Boxing Day, and they will be eyeing another three points when Stoke City visit Stamford Bridge on Saturday. Blues manager Antonio Conte has already conceded the title, but his side have been decent in the recent weeks and they find themselves just a point behind second-placed Manchester United. The West London side, unbeaten in their last four league fixtures, have taken maximum points from their last six home games. Another three points on Saturday could see them…

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Everton vs Chelsea – Betting Tips and Predictions

Everton are on a six-game unbeaten run in all competitions, and on Saturday, they face another tough test as Chelsea visit Goodison Park. The Toffees have looked like a totally changed side under manager Sam Allardyce, and have picked up 13 points from their last five league games. In their last league game, the Toffees claimed a 3-1 win over Swansea City, and on the back of their recent results, they have climbed up to ninth onot in the table. The Merseysiders would be hopeful of another decent performance this…

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West Ham United vs Chelsea – betting tips and predictions

The Premier League action will begin with a London derby this weekend. West Ham United will host local rivals Chelsea at London Stadium on Saturday. The Hammers are without a win in their last eight league games, and currently find themselves second-from-bottom with just ten points from their 15 games. West Ham looked promising in their 2-1 defeat to Manchester City last weekend, and manager David Moyes, who is still looking for his first win, would hope that his side can build upon that performance. The hosts have struggled with…

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Chelsea vs Swansea City – betting tips and predictions

Chelsea claimed an encouraging draw at Liverpool on Saturday to extend their unbeaten run in the league to five games. The Blues, who have picked 13 points from their last five games, will welcome second-from-bottom Swansea City at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday. The West London side, who are placed third in the table, have found a bit of a rhythm in the league following an inconsistent start, but they already find themselves 11 points behind leaders Manchester City. In their last home game, last year’s champions managed to beat Manchester United…

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Liverpool vs Chelsea – betting tips and predictions

In one of the biggest games in Premier League, Liverpool will host Chelsea under the floodlights of Anfield in a late kick-off on Saturday. Both sides are currently embroiled in an enticing battle for top four places, and they are separated by only three points in the league table. The Reds are currently on a three-game winning run in the league and defeated Southampton 3-0 at home last weekend. However, Jurgen Klopp’s side were once again exposed on the defensive front during the midweek as they blew up a three-goal…

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Five key things we learned from Premier League week 11

It was a significant week at both ends of the Premier League table. Manchester City and Tottenham registered key wins while Manchester United and Arsenal were dealt key blows to their league aspirations. The relegation zone also went through a makeover this weekend as the likes of Everton and Bournemouth registered key wens. Here’s our take on five key takeaways from the round 11 of Premier League. 1. The title is City’s to lose We are fully aware that it’s too early to talk about titles. However, judging by the…

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Chelsea vs Manchester United – betting tips and predictions

Chelsea’s season hangs in balance as they prepare for crucial league clash against Manchester United on Sunday. The Blues have been far from convincing in their title defence, and after ten games, they find themselves nine points behind leaders Manchester City. During midweek, Chelsea lost 3-0 to AS Roma in Champions League, and the mood is far from upbeat in the Blues camp. The home game against United is crucial for Chelsea’s title ambitions, and Antonio Conte would expect a much better performance from his players at Stamford Bridge. United…

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Can Arsenal and Chelsea bounce back in the title race?

Both Chelsea and Arsenal have been below-average at best in the opening ten weeks of the 2017-18 Premier League season. As things stand, both sides find themselves nine points behind leaders Manchester City and also struggling to remain significant in the title race. The early signs indicate that Manchester United and Tottenham will be challenging City for the title race, while the likes of Arsenal, Chelsea and Liverpool will battle it out for the remaining Champions League spot. Both sides can’t afford to drop any more points and that’s why…

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Bournemouth vs Chelsea – betting tips and predictions

Bournemouth find themselves second-from-bottom in the table ahead of their home clash against league champions Chelsea on Saturday. The Cherries registered an impressive result last weekend as they won 2-1 at Stoke City, however, they have managed only seven points thus far and find themselves struggling to get out of the drop zone. The South Coast side was also involved in League Cup action during midweek and claimed a 3-1 win over Middlesbrough. A couple of wins on the trot must have been a welcome boost for Eddie Howe’s side…

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Hazard to stay in London, but Sanchez might seal his exit in January

Chelsea star Eden Hazard could agree to a new deal with the West London club following the upcoming international break, claims the Express. The Belgian has long been linked with a move to Real Madrid, but the Blues are committed to secure his long-term future. The report claims that the Premier League champions are prepared to make Hazard the highest-paid player in the league by offering him a new £300,000 a week deal. The star player has supposedly given up on his dream of playing for Real, and he is…

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Wenger deserves credit for Ramsey, claims Coleman

Wales national coach Chris Coleman has hailed Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger for experimenting with the playing style and the formation of his team. Coleman has been involved in several clashes with Wenger over the availability of midfielder Aaron Ramsey for international duty, but he admits that Wenger deserves huge credit for changing his set ways. The Wales boss was particularly impressed with the Gunners’ performance in the goalless draw at Chelsea in September. He said: “I have to take my hat off to Arsene Wenger. Arsene was always known to be…

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Chelsea vs Manchester City – betting tips and predictions

In the biggest game in Premier League this weekend, current champions Chelsea will host current leaders Manchester City at Stamford Bridge in a late Saturday kick-off. The Blues will come in the game on the back of a couple of very impressive results. Last weekend, they registered a dominating 4-0 win at Stoke, and then, they defeated Atletico Madrid in Champions League on Wednesday in arguably their best performance so far this season. The West London club are currently third in the league with 13 points, and a win on…

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Chelsea vs Arsenal – betting tips and predictions

In an exciting London derby this Sunday, league champions Chelsea will play hosts to local rivals Arsenal at Stamford Bridge. The Blues have been in superb form following their shock defeat to Burnley on the opening day. They are currently on a four-game winning run in all competitions, and they seemed to have given a strong response to their critics – who had claimed that Antonio Conte’s side would struggle this season. The West London side currently occupy the third spot in the table with nine points from their opening…

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Arsene Wenger need to manage Europa League to his advantage in the league race

The mood in the Arsenal’s camp was definitely lifted following the comfortable 3-0 home win over Bournemouth last Saturday. The fact that Manchester United and Liverpool dropped points on the same day made the weekend even better for the club fans. As things stand, the Gunners are just four points off the top, but they can’t afford to let that gap increase anymore this early in the season. One positive aspect for the Gunners this season is that they would be able to prioritize league football over the European football.…

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Leicester City vs Chelsea predictions and betting tips

Champions of last two seasons will go head-to-head when Chelsea make a trip to King Power Stadium this Saturday. The Foxes have been handed a relatively tough start to the season, and before their clash against the Blues, they have already faced defeats against Arsenal and Manchester United on the road. Their only points came via the 2-0 home win over Brighton, and currently, they occupy the 15th spot in the league table. The Blues have been doing comparatively better, and following their opening-day defeat to Burnley, they have registered…

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Chelsea set to complete at least two signings before transfer deadline

After facing setbacks in the recent days of the transfer window, Chelsea are set to complete a couple of signings on the deadline day. The latest reports claim that the Blues agreed on a deal to sign Torino right-back Davide Zappacosta. Sky Sports claims that the Blues will pay £23m, plus add-ons, for the 25-year-old. The right-back has reportedly landed in London on Thursday evening to complete his medical ahead of finalising his move. Blues manager Antonio Conte is familiar with the Italian defender, as he selected him for the Italy national…

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Another transfer setback for Chelsea on deadline day

Premier League champions Chelsea can’t seem to get anything right in the transfer market of late. After losing Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain to Liverpool, the Blues have now reportedly lost Swansea striker Fernando Llorente to Tottenham. Yesterday we reported that Blues manager Antonio Conte is keen to sign the former Juventus striker, but Spurs have gazumped their move on the deadline day. Spurs reportedly registered their interest in the player last-Wednesday and completed the signing by Thursday morning. According to La Liga journalist Guillem Blagaue, Llorente has agreed on a £12m move…

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Chelsea planning a late swoop for Premier League striker and more deadline day updates

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte is keen to seal a last-minute swoop for Swansea City striker Fernando Llorente, according to talkSPORT. Llorente, who has previously played under the Italian manager at Juventus, was also a transfer target for the Blues in January, but a move never realized. The report claims that the Premier League champions are still interested in the 32-year-old, even though they are yet to lodge a bid for the Spanish striker. Llorente, who joined the Swans on a two-year deal from Sevilla last summer, has only one year…

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