Chelsa Match VS Aston Villa predictions
The statistic indicates that the Blues outperformed in the last 10 games they played against Villa, as Chelsea knew 8 matches to win, a draw in a match and a loss the same
Chelsea will be confident of their fifth consecutive win in all competitions when they face Aston Villa on Sunday. The Blues came close to this match after their 2-0 victory over AC Milan in the Champions League.
Meanwhile, Aston Villa have not lost in their last four matches but drawn in three of those matches, most recently with a 1-1 draw at Nottingham Forest.
Chelsea striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is the favorite to break the deadlock against his former team at 9/2 (5.50) with teammate Armando Bruga, who scored his first goal last week, available at 5/1 (6.00).
No player from Aston Villa has scored more than one goal in the Premier League so far, so it’s no surprise that Danny Ings and Ole Watkins are the lowest-priced players in the home team and score first 9/1 (10.00)
Bookmakers expect Chelsea to secure their fifth win in a row as they are priced at 4/5 (1.80) with a tie at 13/5 (3.60), Aston Villa are the underdogs for Sunday’s game with bet365 showing them at 7/2 (4.50).
Chelsea took a hit this week when it was revealed that N’Golo Kante had suffered a setback in his recovery from injury. The France star will be out for a long time and is set to miss the World Cup as a result. The Blues are also without Wesley Fofana, while right-back Rhys James is questionable in this match. Ludwig Augustinsson, Boubacar Camara, Lucas Digne and Diego Carlos will all miss the hosts, while Leon Bailey could be fit despite taking a knock last week