STOKE CITY – CHELSEA PREDICTION (18.03.2017)

STOKE CITY – CHELSEA PREDICTION (18.03.2017)

Stoke vs Chelsea: Preview & Prediction

I think Stoke is the kind of team who can pose leader Chelsea. I expect a game more balanced than the odds show and I will choose a bet on the underdog team. Although at first glance may seem risky, I have some good arguments.

Stoke

Traversing a season quite ok and we find in ninth place in the Premier League. The fight for a Champions League place.
He lost only once in the last four stages.
It comes after the surprising draw on his land Manchester City (0-0).
It is a force at home, where they do not lose eight matches in the championship.
Defense is the weak point, the most modest in the top half.
Ireland and Butland are absentees from the camp hosts.
Probable team: Grant – Pieters, Indi, Shawcross, Bardsley – Cameron Whelen – Arnautovic, Allen, Sobhi – Crouch.

Chelsea

Is still the leader seems detached and dropped towards winning the Premier League.
Form of time is excellent. Do not lose 11 matches, nine of them victories.
It is based on the best defense in the league, averaging less than a goal per game even cashed away.
Actual problems are not announced.
Probable team: Courtois; Azpilicueta, Cahill, Luiz; Moses, Kante, Matic, Alonso; Willian, Costa, Hazard.

Stoke vs Chelsea: Direct Matches

98 times they have faced so far these teams.
Londoners balance lead with 46 wins, while Stoke won 26 of the matches.
Chelsea won the first leg (4-2), but harder than the score shows.

Stoke vs Chelsea: Betting Tips

Chelsea win – Odds: 1.62
Over 2,5 goals – Odds: 1.75