Bournemouth Vs Chelsea Prediction: The Blue is Struggling Forget
Chelsea will travel to Bournemouth headquarters in Vitality Stadium in the 10th Premier League game on Saturday (28/10/2017). Although more favored, the Blues should not be complacent and abstinence looked down on Bournemouth.
After failing to achieve positive results in three matches in a row, Chelsea finally returned to victory lane. The Blue London Skuat successfully silenced Watford 4-2 on 21 October 2017), and a 2-1 win over Everton, October 26, 2017.
Bournemouth together, Chelsea ambition to continue the good trend. Raihan full points will still keep asa Alvaro Morata and his friends maintain the Premier League trophy.
The Blues are currently fourth in the league standings with 16 points. They are nine points behind Manchester City in the top spot.
Chelsea’s coach picked up three points against Bournemouth’s great counterpart. Because, of the last four games against The Cherries, Chelsea able to achieve three victories and swallow a defeat.
Even so, the Blues must remain wary of Bournemouth. Because if careless, defeat 1-2 as when met Crystal Palace will be repeated again.
“In England, in the Premier League, there is no easy game, you have to be very vigilant either playing against top teams or teams fighting in the relegation zone,” said Chelsea manager Antonio Conte.
“The league is very competitive, you have to focus on every game, and you definitely have to lose a lot of energy in every game,” he continued.
Meanwhile, Bournemouth is also in high confidence. Eddie Howe’s side were able to pick up two consecutive wins, Stoke City (2-1) and Middlesbrough (3-1).
Playing at home, The Cherries is also ambitious to achieve three full points. Victory will not only continue the good trend, but also to get out of the relegation zone.
Currently, Bournemouth occupy the rank 19 with a value of seven. They are one point behind Stoke City in 17th place, or safe zone deadline.
Unfortunately, in the face of this duel, Bournemouth are without a number of important players still injured, from Adam Federici, Tyrone Mings, Brad Smith, Joshua King and Jermain Defoe.
Meanwhile, Chelsea just not reinforced two names who still have to undergo treatment due to injury, namely Victor Moses and N’Golo Kante.
Statistics and Records of the Meetings of Both Teams
Bournemouth (4-4-1-1): Asmir Begovic; Adam Smith, Simon Francis, Nathan Ake, Charlie Daniels; Junior Stanislas, Lewis Cook, Andrew Surman, Jordan Ibe; Lys Mousset; Callum Wilson.
Manager: Eddie Howe (England)
Chelsea (3-4-2-1): Thibaut Courtois; Cesar Azpilicueta, David Luiz, Gary Cahill; Davide Zappacosta, Tiemoue Bakayoko, Cesc Fabregas, Marcos Alonso; Pedro, Eden Hazard; Alvaro Morata.
Manager: Antonio Conte (Italy)
Head to head both teams:
08/04/17 AFC Bournemouth 1 – 3 Chelsea (Premier League)
26/12/16 Chelsea 3 – 0 AFC Bournemouth (Premier League)
23/04/16 AFC Bournemouth 1 – 4 Chelsea (Premier League)
06/12/15 Chelsea 0 – 1 AFC Bournemouth (Premier League)
Bournemouth’s last five games:
23/09/17 Everton 2 – 1 AFC Bournemouth (Premier League)
30/09/17 AFC Bournemouth 0 – 0 Leicester City (Premier League)
14/10/17 Tottenham Hotspur 1 – 0 AFC Bournemouth (Premier League)
21/10/17 Stoke City 1 – 2 AFC Bournemouth (Premier League)
25/10/17 AFC Bournemouth 3 – 1 Middlesbrough (League Cup)
Chelsea’s last five games:
30/09/17 Chelsea 0 – 1 Manchester City (Premier League)
14/10/17 Crystal Palace 2 – 1 Chelsea (Premier League)
19/10/17 Chelsea 3 – 3 AS Roma (Champions League)
21/10/17 Chelsea 4-2 Watford (Premier League)
26/10/17 Chelsea 2 – 1 Everton (League Cup)
Percentage wins: Bournemouth 45 – 55 Chelsea
Source: Various sources