The prediction of West Ham and Chelsea comes before the match of the 32nd round of the Premier League. This game will be played on July 1st, at Olympic Stadium, England. In this match overview, we bring you betting tips and accurate predictions of results based on the analysis of these two sides.
West Ham vs Chelsea Match Preview and Team News
West Ham is in 17th place in the table. The hosts are in real trouble since they have lost three times in a row without scoring a goal. The Hammers need a victory as soon as possible since they have the same number of points as Bournemouth and Aston Villa, who are in the relegation zone. The defense should raise the level of the game and their self-confidence urgently. Midfielder Pablo Fornals has shown why he is paid dearly, he plays better offensively, which he has demonstrated with his right moves. He has excellent ball control and a great overview of the game. West Ham has troubles in converting their chances into goals as they scored only 35 times so far. Felipe Anderson is in bad form, a lot of criticism comes at the expense of his bad displays, and he has not shown even a part of his great talent.
Chelsea is in fourth place on the table, and they are getting closer to playing in the Champions League next season. The Blues celebrated against Leicester City 1:0 in the FA Cup and advanced to the semifinals. The visitors are ae in an excellent form as they haven’t lost six times in a row. They scored 31 goals on the away field, and Frank Lampard can be satisfied with the performance of his players. Ross Barkley scored against Leicester and showed that he deserves a place in the starting lineup. A tremendous defensive midfielder who knows his assignments at all times, he is strong, and it isn’t easy to take the ball away from him. Willian creates a lot of problems for opponents on the right-wing, and it’s hard to keep this guy in a one-on-one game. He has fantastic dribbles, and many teams are interested in signing the Brazilian. Top scorer Tammi Abraham has netted 13 balls, he is fast, has reasonable ball control, and many say he is the next Didier Drogba. Chelsea plays attractive football, creates a lot of problems for the opponent, and you should not give up that style. Christian Pulisic has a muscle injury and will miss this match.
West Ham vs Chelsea Predicted Lineups
West Ham:Fabianski, Fredericks,Diop,Ogbonna,Creswell,Soucek,Rice,Noble,Bowen,Antonio,Fornals.
Chelsea: Kepa, Azpilicueta, Cristiansen, Rudiger,Alonso,Kante,Kovacic,Willian,Mount,Pulisic,Abraham.
West Ham vs Chelsea Betting Tips and Predictions
Chelsea is the favorites in this match, they are in much better form, and the visitors should remain in the Champions League qualification race.
Their matches are not very efficient, and five times in a row, the crowd wasn’t able to see more than two goals. We believe this match won’t be much different.
Chelsea to win @1.60
Under 2.5 goals FT @2.10
Correct score 0:2 @9.00