Chelsea Vs Southampton – Championship of england
Tuesday, April 25, at 21:45 – Stamford Bridge studium
match of the 34th round, Chelsea only recently had a very big advantage over all his competitors, but for five rounds to the end he is only four points ahead of his nearest pursuer Tottenham. By the way, both teams have a game in reserve, so in fact they will hold six fights before the end of the championship. In this case, Chelsea, four of the six remaining rivals now occupy places in the top half of the standings. For comparison, Tottenham have only two. True, the “Spurs” are coming matches with Manchester United and Arsenal, and for Chelsea, all four “difficult” match will be against the teams from the seventh to the tenth place.
Last Sunday, wards Antonio Conte lost at the exit of Manchester United with a score of 0: 2. This was their second defeat in the last four games – before this 22 league championship Chelsea lost only once. In this field, this team won 13 of the 15 championship matches and, incidentally, never played at Stamford Bridge in a draw – in two other meetings, the “Aristocrats” lost to Liverpool and Crystal Palace. In this case, never Chelsea in home games did not remain without goals scored, and in 12 meetings he scored at least twice.
Southampton before this game is in ninth place, gaining 40 points and on additional indicators ahead of Watford. In the last round, he was defeated by Manchester City, conceding three unanswered goals after a break. And before that he did not lose three matches in a row, typing in them seven points out of nine possible. For the last seven matches in the Premier League Saints won four times and suffered only two losses. And at a party Southampton won three of the last four matches in the championship, although before that Claude Puel’s wards lost three away matches in a row.
How They play with each other?
Chelsea have won the last two games against Southampton, scoring twice as many goals. Including in the first round of the current drawing of the championship of England, he won at his home with a score of 2: 0. Of the 16 previous official matches against Southampton, Chelsea won nine and suffered only two losses. True, one of the losses fell on the last match of these rivals at Stamford Bridge – last season, Chelsea lost to Southampton at home with a score of 1: 3.
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