Chelsea vs Crystal Palace prediction: Chelsea will have a London derby right in the first round here. The opponent they will face is Crystal Palace. Much appreciated by the fans, Chelsea has enough confidence to beat the opponent.
- Match date: 02:00 pm on 2021/08/14
- Event: Premier League
- Stage: Matchday 1st
- Location: Stamford Bridge
CHELSEA VS CRYSTAL PALACE PREDICTION: TEAM COMPARISON & TIPS
Chelsea has many advantages when playing at home, Stamford Bridge. It will be an easy and difficult trip for Crystal Palace.
Chelsea’s form in the last 5 matches: W W W W D
Chelsea had a successful season when counting all the competitions they attended. Specifically, in the club’s most prestigious arena, the Champions League, Chelsea was crowned champion after defeating Man City. So their results in the Premier League are not too important. After 38 rounds, Chelsea got 67 points to rank 4th on the rankings.
The preparations for the new season of the Blues are still having the necessary stability. Looking at the 4 friendlies played, Chelsea did not lose. Instead, coach Thomas Tuchel’s team got themselves 3 wins and 1 draw. In terms of previous matches, Chelsea was unbeaten in 5 consecutive matches. Recently, when playing a friendly against Tottenham, Chelsea drew 2-2.
Crystal Palace’s form in the last 5 matches: W L W D W
Crystal Palace did not receive high praise when looking at the results of last season. Over 38 matches, the total number of victories that Crystal Palace holds is 12. It is worth mentioning that there are 8 matches this team draws. Thus, the number of defeats that the Eagles received was 18. With only 44 points, Crystal Palace finished in 14th place.
Looking at the friendly matches to prepare for the new season, Crystal Palace is still playing quite impressively. Considering the last 5 matches, this team has 3 wins. Next to that was a draw. Thus, Patrick Vieira and his students lost exactly one match when they encountered Stevenage. Recently, when playing a friendly against Reading, Crystal Palace won 3-1.
Select: Chelsea FT.
In the history of confrontation, Chelsea is overwhelming the opponent in terms of play. Specifically, out of a total of 39 past matches, they brought back 24 victories. In contrast, Crystal Palace’s number of wins is only 1/4 of Chelsea’s with 6 wins. Besides, the two teams have 9 matches of equal strength.
Considering the last 5 matches alone, Chelsea still maintains an overwhelming performance against the opponent. Specifically, in all 5 matches, they beat Crystal Palace. The last time they met, Chelsea won 4-1 away from home.
Select: Chelsea FT.
Chelsea played quite consistently in 38 matches last season. The total number of goals that this team has is 58, equivalent to an efficiency of 1.53 goals/game. Besides, the defense also played quite firmly with 36 goals conceded. So on average 1 game, they conceded 0.85 times.
In the last season, Crystal Palace’s defense is showing terrible in their defense. Specifically, after 38 matches, they lost 66 goals. Based on this result, we have a conceding rate of 1.74 goals/match. In contrast, the attack played better with 41 goals, equivalent to 1.08 goals/match.
With Over/Under 3.0, Chelsea’s last 5 matches have won 3 Over times, corresponding to a rate of 60%. On the side of Crystal Palace, Over won twice in the last 5 matches they attended.
Select: Under 3.0 FT.
Chelsea vs Crystal Palace Prediction: Chelsea 2-0 Crystal Palace FT (1-0 H1).
The above is information about the prediction in the 1st match of Premier League between Chelsea vs Crystal Palace on 2021/08/14 of the CMD368 bookie.