West Ham vs Chelsea Preview, Tips and Odds

West Ham and Chelsea will face each other in a London derby on Wednesday, part of Premier League’s 32nd round. The Hammers are just outside the relegation zone in the standings, sitting on the 17th place with 27 points, but only on a better goal difference than two of the sides in the danger zone. The Blues are 4th on 54 points, and involved in a four team battle for two Champions League slots.

West Ham vs Chelsea Head to Head

Head to Head Last game Last games Last games home/away
West Ham Loss 5 W/ 5 D/ 10 L 4 W/ 2 D/ 4 L
Chelsea Win 10 W/ 5 D/ 5 L 4 W/ 2 D/ 4 L

Last game between the teams: 30.11.2019 Premier League: Chelsea – West Ham 0:1; Aaron Cresswell 48’
Last game at this venue: 23.09.2018 Premier League: West Ham – Chelsea 0:0

Worth mentioning: West Ham won the first edition of this London derby for the season, prevailing with a slender 0:1 score at Stamford Bridge, back in November 2019. None of the teams managed to score more than 2 goals across the previous thirteen H2H clashes. The Hammers have the edge in the last five encounters, having won twice, while losing once. All of those five games featured under 2,5 goals, as just one witnessed goals at both ends.

West Ham vs Chelsea Stats

As of 29.06 Last game Last 10 games Last 5 games home/away
West Ham Loss 1 W/ 1 D/ 8 L 1 W/ 1 D/ 3 L
Chelsea Win 7 W/ 1 D/ 2 L 3 W/ 2 D/ 0 L

Last game West Ham: 23.06.2020 Premier League: Tottenham – West Ham 2:0; Tomas Soucek 64’(own goal), Harry Kane 82’
Top performers West Ham: Sebastien Haller 7 goals 1 assist, Robert Snodgrass 5 goals 5 assists, Mark Noble 4 goals 1 assist.
Next game West Ham: 05.07.2020 Premier League: Newcastle – West Ham
Last game Chelsea: 28.06.2020 FA Cup: Leicester – Chelsea 0:1; Ross Barkley 63’
Top performers Chelsea: Tammy Abraham 13 goals 3 assists, Christian Pulisic 7 goals 2 assists, Willian 6 goals 5 assists.
Next game Chelsea: 04.07.2020 Premier League: Chelsea – Watford

Last 10 games GF:GA Over 2.5 goals BTTS Clean sheets
West Ham 9-21 4 4 0
Chelsea 16-10 6 4 4

Worth mentioning: West Ham continued with their poor performances after the unwanted break, losing both of their matches in June with the same score of 2:0. The Hammers failed to score in their last three outings and have won just one of their last twelve games. Just one of their previous seven encounters ended in a victory for the visiting sides. Two of the last five West Ham meetings produced over 2,5 goals, and only the same two saw both involved teams to score.
The Blues from London qualified for the semi finals of the FA Cup after a slender 0:1 victory away at Leicester on Sunday. Chelsea are on their best form of the season, winning all of their last six matches across all competitions. The Blues conceded just two goals in the process, keeping four clean sheets for the period. Three of Chelsea’s last five outings featured over 2,5 goals, while two witnessed goals at both ends.

West Ham vs Chelsea News

Missing players West Ham: Arthur Masuaku, Sebastien Haller and Robert Snodgrass are injured.
Missing players Chelsea: Fikayo Tomori and Callum Hudson-Odoi are injured. Christian Pulisic is questionable.

West Ham vs Chelsea Predictions

Chelsea to win – 1.60 @ bet365