Prediction 11/07: Chelsea vs Sheffield (Premier League)

Chelsea plays host to Sheffield United for matchday 8 of the English Premier League.

Betting tips:

  • Chelsea win @1.43
  • Under 3.5 goals @1.44

This Saturday night, Chelsea and Sheffield United face each other at 8:30 pm, in a duel played at Stamford Bridge Stadium for matchday 8 of the English Premier League.

Last season, the teams fought two battles, with very interesting games. In the first round, they drew 2-2 at Stamford Bridge. Then, Sheffield United won the second leg with a 3-0 score.

Match Analysis: Chelsea vs Sheffield United
In 7th place with 12 points won, Chelsea fights to enter the Top 4 of the competition. There have three wins, three draws and one defeat, scoring 16 and conceding nine goals. In the last round, the Blues visited Burnley and won 3-0.

On the other hand, Sheffield United is not even a shadow of last year’s team, being 19th with just one point. It six defeats, a draw and no win so far, scoring just three goals and conceding 10. In the last match, they lost 1-0 against Manchester City.

Chelsea is the big favourites to win, even for the team stage according to the main bookmakers. However, Sheffield’s defence is a lot of work, which should not let too many goals happen.

Register with Bongobongo and bet on Chelsea win. Another good betting option is in the goal market, with Under 3.5 goals in the match.

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