Chelsea welcome Southampton in a game from the 21th round
In their first game for the new year, Chelsea welcome Southampton in a game from the 21th round of the Premier League. Let’s take a look in our vip soccer predictions today.
At this moment Chelsea are 4th in the league standings with 43 points won, trailing on 2 points behind the 3rd Tottenham. So far Maurizio Sarri’s teams have won 13 games, made draws in 4 and lost 3. Being 11 points behind the leader Liverpool, winning the title would be hard. But in same time Chelsea have to make sure that they will finish in the Top 4 of the league, so they can return in the Champions League next season.
In their last five games in the league Chelsea won four times and only suffered one defeat against Leicester City at the Stamford Bridge.
In their last game the Blues enjoyed a 1-0 win during the visit to Crystal Palace. The only goal in the game was scored by N’Golo Kante in the beginning of the second half.
Meanwhile Southampton are continuing to fight with the prospect to get relegated. Right now the Saints are 17th in the standings with 15 points, being on par with the 18th Burnley and the relegation zone. So far Southampton’s record in the league shows 3 wins, 6 draws and 11 defeats.
Southampton lost their last two games in the league, suffering defeats against West Ham and Manchester City. Ralph Hassenhuttl’s team welcomed the champion in its last game, but suffered a 1-3 defeat at the St. Mary’s. Pierre Emil Hojbjerg equalized after an opening goal from David Silva, but City managed to win with an own goal from Ward-Prowse and another one from Sergio Aguero.
These are our vip soccer predictions today for the Premier League fixture between Chelsea and Southampton. We wish you good luck!