Wolverhampton will welcome Chelsea to the Molineux on Saturday for the teams game of the 5th round in the Premier League. After a slow start, the Wolves are currently 17th in the standings, having earned just 3 points, while the Blues from London are 11th, with one point more.
Wolverhampton vs Chelsea Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Wolverhampton||Draw||2 W/ 1 D / 9 L||2 W/ 0 D / 4 L|
|Chelsea||Draw||9 W/ 1 D / 2 L||4 W/ 0 D / 2 L|
Last game between the teams: 10.03.2019 Premier League: Chelsea – Wolverhampton 1:1; Eden Hazard 90’; Raul Jimenez 56’
Last game at this venue: 05.12.208 Premier League: Wolverhampton – Chelsea 2:1; Raul Jimenez 59’, Diogo Jota 63’; Ruben Loftus-Cheek 18’
Worth mentioning: Chelsea were unable to win any of the two clashes wih Wolverhampton in the previous season, recording an away loss, and a draw at home. Three of the last five encounters between the two sides featured over 2,5 goals, and also three of those matches witnessed goals at both ends. No draw has been registered in the six meetings held in Wolverhampton this century, as the hosts won twice, and the Blues from London four times.
Wolverhampton vs Chelsea Stats
|As of 11.09||Last game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|Wolverhampton||Loss||6 W/ 1 D / 3 L||3 W/ 2 D / 0 L|
|Chelsea||Draw||4 W/ 4 D / 2 L||2 W/ 2 D / 1 L|
Last game Wolverhampton: 01.09.2019 Premier League: Everton – Wolverhampton 3:2; Richarlison 5’, 80’, Alex Iwobi 12’; Romain Saiss 9’, Raul Jimenez 75’; Willy Boly from the visiting team was sent off for two yellow cards in the 90’
Top performers Wolverhampton: Raul Jimenez 2 goals, Ruben Neves 1 goal, Romain Saiss 1 goal.
Last game Chelsea: 31.08.2019 Premier League: Chelsea – Sheffield United 2:2; Tammy Abraham 19’, 43’; Callum Robinson 46’, Kurt Zouma 89’(own goal)
Top performers Chelsea: Tammy Abraham 4 goals, Mason Mount 2 goals, Cesar Azpilicueta 1 assist.
|Last 10 games||GF:GA||Over 2.5 goals||BTTS||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: The 3:2 loss in the visit to Everton in the previous Premier League round, marked the end of the Wolves eleven game unbeaten run. All of Wolverhampton’s last five outings saw both involved sides scoring, and three of those also produced over 2,5 goals. The team is undefeated in seventeen consecutive games at the Molineux, recording twelve victories in the process.
After the poor start to the new campaign, when they were trashed 4:0 by Manchester United, Chelsea have gone on four matches without a loss in the regular ninety minutes. The Blues managed to win just one of those matches, as three ended in draws in normal time. Four of the Londoners last five meetings featured over 2,5 goals, and also four witnessed goals at both ends. Chelsea conceded a goal or more in each of their last eight outings when listed as the away side.
Wolverhampton vs Chelsea News
Missing players Wolverhampton: Willy Boly, Matt Doherty.
Missing players Chelsea: Emerson, Mateo Kovacic, Pedro Rodriguez, Ruben Loftus-Cheek.
Wolverhampton vs Chelsea Predictions
Both teams to score & over 2,5 goals – 2.25 @ bet365