Chelsea vs Aston Villa Football Prediction and Betting Odds
On Sunday, Chelsea is set to face a formidable challenge in Aston Villa. Chelsea has so far enjoyed a good season despite hiccups in the last few games whereas Aston Villa haven’t had the best of the performances this season.
Chelsea has a sizeable advantage going into this game, according to past performances and the prediction platforms.
Both Chelsea and Aston Villa are coming off a defeat in their last games. The latest Chelsea vs Aston Villa Football Prediction and Betting Odds are yet to be updated.
Aston Villa has home advantage, however, the recent form of Chelsea suggests Chelsea to have an edge over Aston Villa. The latest Chelsea vs Aston Villa Football Prediction and Betting Odds will be updated in below table on game day.
Chelsea vs Aston Villa Football Prediction and Betting Odds: EPL 2020-21 Form
Chelsea looked like the favorites to win the premier league this season. To their dismay, things haven’t panned out their way in 2021 so far. Their campaign started going downhill in December when they managed to grab just 4 points in 6 matches.
This trend continued as they lost their first fixture of the year against City comprehensively. Despite getting 3 points against Fulham, they were thrashed against Leicester City.
They were held to a draw against Wolves but finally managed a win under their new manager Thomas Tuchel. In last five games they had 3 wins which includes win against 1st seeded Manchester City while they lost to Arsenal and played a draw against Brighton. Overall, this season they have 14 wins, 8 losses and are placed at 4th place in points table.
Aston Villa have staged a major comeback after minor setback in a couple of games held in December. They have been an exceptional underdog side this season after thrashing giants like Liverpool and Arsenal.
After some unexpected hiccup early in December, they have secured victories against Wolves, West Brom, Crystal Palace in addition to drawn matches when they played Chelsea and Burnley. However, as the season went along, they started to lose their momentum and are 11th seeded team as of now. They have 14 wins and 15 losses and in last 5 games they have managed only one win. They played two draws and faced two defeats.
Chelsea vs Aston Villa Football Prediction and Betting Odds: OFFENSIVE AND DEFENSIVE STATS
Timo Werner has 6 goals and 8 assists in 27 games with 78.9% success in passes in addition to 2.2 shots on target and 1 key passes per game so far.
Mason Mount is looking in imperious touch with 5 goals and 4 assists this season, he has 1.6 shots per game, 2 key passes and 1.1 dribbles per game so far.
Chelsea’s forward Hakim Ziyech has 2 goals and 3 assists in 15 games along with 79.1% pass accuracy and 1.5 shots on target.
Aston Villa’s Ollie Watkins has 13 goals and 5 assists in 35 games with 71.6% success in passes in addition to 2.6 shots on target and 1.2 key passes per game so far.
B. Tarore with 6 goals and 10 assists this season, he has 1.6 shots per game, 0.9 key passes and 1.2 dribbles per game so far.
Jack Grealish has 3 goals and 5 assists this season, he has 1.2 shots per game, 1.1 key passes and 2.5 dribbles per game so far.
Jorghinho has been outstanding for Chelsea as of now. He has scored 6 goals this season so far. He has 1 assist and has maintained 89.2% passing accuracy this as of now.
Mateo Kovacic they has only 1 assist so far.
N’Golo Kante has been asset for his team. He has maintained 86.6% passing accuracy as now.
John Mcginn has scored 3 goals with 5 assists and 1.1 key passes per game.
Ezri Konsa has appeared 33 times for Aston Villa on the pitch. He has 2 goals with rating of 6.75.
Ross Barkley has scored 3 goals this season with 1 assist and 1.6 key passes per match.
Thiago Silva is the experienced player in the backline. In the 21 premier league games he has been part of, he managed 1.4 interceptions, 3.8 clears and 0.7 blocks per game along with 93.1% pass completion rate.
Ben Chilwell is an important player for the team. He has 2 goals and 4 assists in 23 games along with 81.5% pass success and 1.3 tackles per game so far.
A Christensen has played 15 matches so far with 0.6 tackles per match and 1.2 interceptions per match.
Douglas Luiz for Aston Villa has played 32 matches with 1.5 tackles and 1.2 interceptions per match.
In the 28 premier league games Mathew Cash has been part of, he managed 2.1 interceptions, 2.9 clears and 0.4 blocks per game.
Matt Target managed 1.4 interceptions, 2.2 clears and 0.4 blocks per game.
Chelsea vs Aston Villa Football Prediction and Betting Odds: Head-to-Head
The two teams have played 13 games against each other Aston Villa won 8, Chelsea won 23 matches and 11 ending in a draw.
In last 5 encounters between the two teams, Chelsea won 4 games while one game ended in a draw.
Though for both the teams it is impossible to win the Premier league but still they could improve their tally by winning the remaining games. With Everton playing at their home, they might have an advantage going into this game.
Chelsea vs Aston Villa Football Prediction and Betting Odds: Predicted Winner
Going in the match, Chelsea has an advantage over the 11th seeded Aston Villa, however, the home side may surprise the visitors. Before the two teams clash against each other this Sunday, Chelsea will be playing against Leicester City who defeated them last Saturday in FA Cup finals. Aston Villa will be up against Tottenham Hotspurs.
The latest Chelsea vs Aston Villa Football Prediction and Betting Odds will be updated after both the teams play their respective matches this Wednesday.