Newcastle – Chelsea : Preview & Prediction
Newcastle occupies only 13th place in this Premier League with a balanced record of 3 wins, 2 draws and 3 defeats. The Magpies have won only 1 game in their last 4 outings, it was against Everton (2-1) on November 1. Wilson’s teammates (6 goals) remain on 1 away failure at Southampton (2-0) on November 6. Newcastle, who have already lost at home to Brighton and Hove (0-3) and Manchester United (1-4), could record their third loss of the season at St. James’ Park against a Chelsea side marching on the water currently. Indeed, the Blues have just chained 4 successes in their last 4 outings in Krasnodar (4-0) and against Rennes (3-0) in the Champions League then in Burnley (3-0) and in front of Sheffield United (4 -1) in the Premier League. With 14 goals scored against 1 goal conceded in their last 4 matches, the London club has been in Olympic form for almost a month.
Chelsea have won 3 of the last 4 head-to-head matches.
The Blues have just aligned 4 victories in a row, all competitions combined.
Chelsea have been undefeated for 8 games (5 wins and 3 draws).
Newcastle have lost 2 of their 4 Premier League receptions this season.
Lots of absences from the ranks of the Magpies: Dubravka, Dummett, Fraser, Gayle, Ritchie and Shelvey.
Chelsea, 5th 3 points behind the leader, is unstoppable at the moment … The Blues are on course to obtain another victory, their 5th in the league.
Newcastle – Chelsea : Betting Tips
Chelsea – Win Odds: 1.55
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70