Chelsea and Wolverhampton Wanderers meet at Stamford Bridge, in a match for Matchday 38 of the Premier League. Chelsea won by (2‑5) the last time they met in this edition of the league, on 14‑09‑2019. The record of direct confrontations of the last 3 years is favorable to the home team, which in the last 4 matches won 2, tied 1 and lost 1. Particular attention is needed for the home / away condition, since both teams present results significantly different at home and abroad.
The home team is currently in 4th position, with 48 points won, after 14 wins, 6 draws and 9 losses. In the penultimate match, they tied in an away match against AFC Bournemouth, by (2‑2). In the last match, they won at home against Everton, by (4‑0). This is a team that curiously has been stronger as a visitor than in their home games, since in the last 30 games they have recorded 8 wins, 4 draws and 3 losses as a visitor; against 8 wins, 2 draws and 5 losses in his stadium. For the championship, Chelsea conquered 16 points in 30 possible, after 5 wins, 1 draw and 4 losses in the last 10 matches they played in their stadium. Defensive consistency hasn’t been their best feature, as they have conceded goals in 8 of the last 10 matches, but their offense has scored consistently, as they have scored goals in 8 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In 29 matches in the competition, he suffered the first goal 9 times and only got 1 comeback.
Chelsea comes to this match after a 5-3 loss on the journey to the Liverpool stadium, adding to their second loss in the last three Premier League games: the team’s goals were scored by Pulisic, Abraham and Giroud. . In this home game against Wolverhampton, coach Frank Lampard should keep the team 3-4-3, favoring possession and organized attacks: Mason Mount is a very important player in the organization of the offensive process. On the other hand, striker Tammy Abraham is Chelsea’s top scorer, with 15 goals scored. For this game, the home coach cannot count on Tomori and Gilmour, both with physical problems.
Wolverhampton Wanderers :
After 10 wins, 13 draws and 6 losses, the visiting team is currently in 6th position, with 43 points won. In their last match, they tied with Brighton & Hove Albion at home for (0‑0), after in the previous match they won on the away side, in a match against Tottenham Hotspur, for (2‑3). This is a stronger team with the support of their fans, since in the last 30 games they have recorded 4 wins, 6 draws and 5 losses as a visitor; against 7 wins, 6 draws and 2 losses in his stadium. The team comes to this match after a draw away against Olympiakos Piraeus by (1‑1). For the championship, the Wolverhampton Wanderers conquered 16 points in 30 possible, after 4 wins, 4 draws and 2 losses in the last 10 games they played as a visitor. In their home league matches, the most frequent final result at half-time was 1‑0 (5 in 14 games). This is a team that scores few times is first and only managed to open the scoring in 7 of their last 29 matches for the Premier League, of these 7 they came to the break in advantage in 5 and won at the end of the 90 ‘in 6. In 29 games in this competition, he only got 4 comebacks in the 18 games in which he suffered the first goal. In the last 14 away matches for this competition there is 1 period that stands out: they have suffered 6 of their 17 goals between minutes (31’ ‑ 45 ‘).
The Wolverhampton Wanderers start for this match with a 2-0 victory at the Crystal Palace stadium, thus adding the third consecutive game without losing in the English league: the team’s goals were scored by Daniel Podence and Jonny. Coach Nuno Espirito Santo usually plays 3-4-3, favoring his block organization and counterattacks, especially through the flanks. Forward Raúl Jiménez is the top scorer for the visiting team, with 17 goals. For this game the visiting coach can count on all the players.