Ace Football previews the Premier League round 7 match between Fulham and Chelsea and offers team stats, betting tips and the best odds.
In a highly anticipated west London derby, Fulham are set to host Chelsea in the Premier League at Craven Cottage on Monday.
Currently positioned 11th in the table, Fulham have accumulated eight points this season. On the other hand, Chelsea, with five points from six games, find themselves 14th in the standings as they approach their next fixture.
Fulham vs Chelsea Preview
Fulham emerged victorious with a 1-0 win against Luton, followed by a 0-0 draw against Crystal Palace, and most recently a 2-1 victory over Norwich. In their previous six Premier League matches at Craven Cottage, Fulham won three, drew one, and suffered two defeats, with a total of 11 goals scored and 11 goals conceded.
Chelsea’s recent performance includes a goalless draw against Bournemouth, a 0-1 loss to Aston Villa, and a 1-0 victory over Brighton. In their last six Premier League away matches, Chelsea only managed to win once, drawing one match and losing four. During this period, they have scored six goals while conceding 12 times.
Fulham vs Chelsea Stats
These significant statistics offer valuable insights into the present form of both teams, providing useful information for making informed bets in the upcoming match between Fulham and Chelsea.
- In 8 of the last 10 Fulham home matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- Fulham have conceded in 11 of the last 12 home matches
- Fulham have scored in 8 of the last 10 home matches
- Fulham have not lost 6 of the last 8 matches
- Fulham have not lost 6 of the last 8 home matches
- Chelsea have not won 17 of the last 19 away matches
- Chelsea have conceded in 18 of the last 20 away matches
- In 9 of the last 10 Chelsea matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- In the last 3 Chelsea matches the sum of goals was under 1.5
- Chelsea have lost 6 of the last 8 away matches while scoring less than 1.5 goals
Fulham vs Chelsea – In-form players
Tim Ream, having recently scored only once in the Premier League, will be eager to find the target again, seeing the upcoming game as an opportunity to step up. Chelsea, on the other hand, pin their hopes on Raheem Sterling to pose a threat to their upcoming opponents, as he looks to add to his tally of two goals in the last six Premier League matches.
Fulham vs Chelsea Betting Tips
In their last 10 matches at Craven Cottage, Fulham secured victory on five occasions, while also drawing twice. They suffered defeat in three of these games. On the other hand, Chelsea won two of their last 10 away games, with one draw and seven losses in this series of matches.
Both teams to score
In their last three Premier League games, Chelsea were unable to score. Out of the previous 10 games played, Chelsea only managed to score the first goal in three of them. On the other hand, Fulham took the lead first in six out of their last 10 matches. Chelsea have scored in all of their last six encounters with Fulham at Craven Cottage.
In Fulham’s last ten matches, there were five instances of over 2.5 goals, and they scored an average of one goal themselves. Chelsea had over 2.5 goals in three of their previous ten matches, with an average of 1.1 goals scored in those games.
Match predictions: Fulham vs Chelsea
To sum up, the upcoming match between Fulham and Chelsea seems to be a good betting opportunity.