Chelsea vs Crystal Palace Prediction and Stats

Chelsea vs Crystal Palace Prediction and Stats

Chelsea vs Crystal Palace Prediction: Bookmakers as well as Stats suggest a win for the Blues.

Chelsea vs Crystal Palace, Other Predictions

  • Chelsea is likely to score first in the second half
  • Crystal Palace is likely to score first in the first half
  • Kai Havertz has the highest probability of scoring for Chelsea
  • Wilfried Zaha has been in Prime touch for Crystal Palace and has the highest Probability to score for them.

Chelsea vs Crystal Palace score Prediction: Chelsea: 2, Crystal Palace: 0


When Chelsea hosts Crystal Palace on Sunday in a competitive match, they will want to overcome their injury issues and snap their losing streak. Graham Potter has been under increasing criticism from Chelsea fans as the Blues have only won one of their past eight games overall.

Coming into this game, Crystal Palace is in 12th place and has lost its last two games.

Chelsea vs Crystal Palace Prediction: Last 5 Games

Chelsea

  • Chelsea has a poor home record. Chelsea has been inconsistent with two wins, two losses and one draw in the last 5 matches with an overall aggregate of 6-3.
  • Chelsea’s two wins came against non-top-10 opponents. Chelsea is aggregating 5-0 against them.

Crystal Palace:

  • Crystal Palace has also been poor on the road. Crystal Palace has won two, drawn one and lost two on the Road. Crystal Palace has a total goal aggregate of 4-5 in the last 5 home matches.
  • Crystal Palace has not faced a Top-10 team in the last 5 away matches. The last Road match against the Top 10 team ended in a 4-2 loss for Palace.

Home Advantage favours Chelsea

Chelsea vs Crystal Palace Prediction: Attack Analysis

Chelsea

  • Chelsea has been inconsistent in scoring goals and has failed to score in two of the 5 games. Chelsea is averaging 1.2 goals per match.
  • Chelsea has scored 62% of its home goals in the second half this season. Chelsea has shot 11.25 shots at home with 4.25 shots on target with a goal conversion rate of 26%.
  • Raheem Sterling has appeared in 15 games, taken 14 shots overall with 9 of them on target, and scored 4 goals. Raheem Sterling averages 24 passes per game, completes them 79% of the time, and contributed 2 assists.
  • Kai Havertz has played 16 games, taken 24 total shots with 13 of them finding the target, and scored 4 goals. Kai Havertz averages 25 passes per game, completes 82% of his passes, and has 1 assist.

Crystal Palace

  • Crystal Palace has been inconsistent going forward with only 4 goals in the last 5 away fixtures. Crystal Palace scored 0.8 goals per match.
  • Crystal Palace has scored 80% of its away goals in the first half and has taken 11.25 shots with 4.88 shots on target and has a goal conversion rate of 16%.
  • Wilfried Zaha has played 16 games, taken 25 shots overall with 16 of them finding the target, and scored 6 goals. Wilfried Zaha averages 25 passes per game, completes them 84% of the time, and contributes 2 assists.
  • Eberechi Eze has played 17 games, taken 24 shots overall with 9 of them finding the back of the net. He has also scored 3 goals. Eberechi Eze averages 35 passes per game, completes 84% of his passes, and has 3 assists.

Both teams are more or less similar on attack

Chelsea vs Crystal Palace Prediction: Defence Analysis

Chelsea

  • Chelsea has been sound defensively this season. Chelsea have conceded 1.12 goals per match with 0.35 fewer goals conceded than the average Premier League side.
  • Chelsea’s numbers have been positive, except for shots on target where they have fared poorly on stats. Chelsea’s other statistics, such as Saves percentage, Shots conceded, have been above average.
  • Chelsea has been good at home defensively and has given below 1 goal per match with a clean sheet every fourth match.
  • Chelsea has conceded a goal every 102nd minute in the Premier League this season at home. Chelsea has not conceded a goal in the first half at home in the Premier league.

Crystal Palace

  • Crystal Palace has struggled defensively this season and has conceded 1.47 goals per match.
  • The Stats are not as better either with Crystal Palace struggling on 3 of the 4 stats. Crystal Palace conceded 13.6 shots, with 4.43 shots on target and a Save %f 66.
  • Crystal Palace however has been better away with 1.25 goals per match with a clean sheet in 33% of matches.
  • Crystal Palace concedes a goal every 72nd minute in the away fixtures.

Chelsea has a better defence

Chelsea vs Crystal Palace Odds

Odds

  • Chelsea: 16/25
  • Crystal Palace 9/2

Chelsea vs Crystal Palace H2H Statistics

Matches: 72 | Chelsea: 35 | Draw: 12 | Crystal Palace: 15 |

Last 5 matches: Chelsea: 5 | Crystal Palace: 0

Last Meeting: Chelsea defeated Crystal Palace 2-1 in their last fixture on 1 October 2022.

Chelsea vs Crystal Palace Prediction: Key highlights

  • In the past five matches, Chelsea has hosted two and the Crystal Palace has hosted three matches.
  • Chelsea has won all five and has not conceded a goal at Stamford Bridge.
  • The Past five matches has seen 2.8 goals scored per match between both sides.
  • Chelsea has scored two goals per match and conceded 0.4 goals.

Chelsea vs Crystal Palace Prediction: Injuries and Predicted Line up

Chelsea

Christian Pulisic

On Thursday, Pulisic was also replaced due to an injury that was aggravated by a tackle by John Stones. The American international, who fell down twice after the challenge and is predicted to be out for three weeks, was clearly upset.

N’Golo Kante

2018 World Cup winner is expected to be fit by Mid-February and will miss all games in January.

Crystal Palace:

Nathan Ferguson

Nathan Ferguson has been out since 20 January 2022 with an achilles Tendon Injury and his return is not yet Known

Chelsea Predicted lineup:
Kepa; Azpilicueta, Koulibaly, Silva, Cucurella; Kovacic, Zakaria, Jorginho; Ziyech, Havertz, Mount

Crystal Palace Predicted lineup:
Guaita; Clyne, Tomkins, Guehi, Ward; Hughes, Milivojevic, Schlupp; Mateta, Edouard, Zaha

Chelsea vs Crystal Palace Score Prediction

  • Chelsea has a home advantage
  • Both are more or less the same on the attack
  • Chelsea has the edge on defence.
  • Chelsea are ahead on Head-to-Head
  • Overall: Chelsea to win

Chelsea will look to secure a win against Crystal Palace. Both teams have had disappointing seasons so far. If we talk about Statistics Chelsea is Marginally ahead due to its superior defence and has history on its side and is on a streak of five wins against Crystal Palace.

Score Prediction: Chelsea has not conceded a goal against the Non-top 10 sides in the last five home matches and the Palace away numbers also don’t suggest they will test Chelsea’s defence as much. We are hoping for Chelsea to win with a clean sheet. Chelsea: 2 Crystal Palace:0

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