Aston Villa vs Chelsea Betting Tips and Predictions
19th placed Aston Villa welcome fourth placed Chelsea to Villa Park on Saturday evening for the late Premier League kickoff. Villa have lost their last five matches in a row and if they have any hope of Premier League survival they need to start winning. Chelsea on the other hand look to have gotten over another blip and are undefeated in their last three matches in a row. Can Villa finally win?
Aston Villa vs Chelsea Betting Tips and Predictions: Villa
Villa’s form has been dire of late and there’s no way to sugarcoat it. With the form they are in it’s looking more and more likely they’ll be relegated. However, they can still pull out of it, they just need to start winning. Something this team isn’t used to.
At home, things are slightly better, they’ve won two and lost three of their last five matches. At Villa Park they’ve averaging 1.38 goals per match and conceding 1.85. With those stats Both Teams to Score at 1.65 looks good. And, as you can see from the image taken from the Bet Dynamo Insights Page above, it represents some value.
Aston Villa vs Chelsea Betting Tips and Predictions: Chelsea
Chelsea’s form is decent overall but away from home things are troubling. They’ve only won one of their last five in the Premier League, drawing three and losing one. They have a pretty high scoring average though; 2.07 goals per away league match and they’ve conceding 1.71 goals on average.
There’s going to be some pressure on Chelsea between now and the end of the season, they’re going to have to dig deep to try and cement that fourth-place finish so they have Champions League football again next season. They’re currently trailing 0-3 to Bayern Munich on aggregate and with a return leg to be played at Bayern it’s unlikely Chelsea will advance any further in the competition.
Aston Villa vs Chelsea Betting Tips and Predictions: Stats
Of Villa’s five most recent home league matches, they’ve won two and lost three. Over 2.5 goals has occurred in 4/5, while BTTS has landed in 4/5.
Over Chelsea’s five most recent away matches, they’ve won one, drawn three and lost one. Over 2.5 goals has occurred in 3/5, while BTTS has landed in 4/5.
Aston Villa vs Chelsea Betting Tips and Predictions: Goalscorers
Both Michy Batshuayi and Olivier Giroud are around the same price to Score Anytime here at 2.0 and 2.10. They don’t have particularly good goalscoring records this season but much of Chelsea’s attacking play is going to go through them so maybe they’ll be able to add to their individual tallies here.