Chelsea FC Starting XI Prediction vs Tottenham Hotspur


Tottenham Hotspur have won just one of their previous 31 away matches against Chelsea in the league. (D10 L20). Interestingly, their sole win in that span came in April of 2018 when current boss Antonio Conte was in the Blues dugout.

It’s a pattern that’s worth watching when these two London rivals clash on Sunday, in a match with massive top four implications. If these trends continue…..

disco stu if these trends continue

Tottenham Hotspur at Chelsea FC FYIs

Kickoff: 11:30am ET Sunday, Jan. 23, Stamford Bridge

Team News:  Chelsea   Tottenham

Starting XI Predictions:  Chelsea   Tottenham

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Series History: Chelsea wins 76, Tottenham wins 55, Draws 41

Premier League Form Guide:   Chelsea WDDLD    Tottenham DWDWW

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Odds: Chelsea (-154), Tottenham (+400), Draw (+280)

Let’s take a look at the lineup that Blues boss Thomas Tuchel may pick, in his quest to keep the dominance going.

Chelsea FC Starting XI Prediction vs Tottenham Hotspur

Arrizabalaga: Azpilicueta, Silva, Rudiger; Pulisic, Kante, Jorginho, Alonso; Ziyech, Mount; Havertz

Prediction: Tottenham 2, Chelsea 1

Blues have been a mess lately, and Antonio Conte will have extra motivation here to get one over on his former employer. I mean recent history has to change at some point, right?

Spurs are closer to getting it together than you might think.

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  1. As expected, Chelsea was stronger than Tottenham. And the match was very interesting, I enjoyed watching it. 2-0 – good result!

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