Crystal Palace – Chelsea SOCCER PICKS
In the previous one, the “Blue” team starts off slightly to win the game, since it has very good forward midfield players. For that reason and knowing that his rival is not reliable in his stadium, we believe that the bet “Chelsea will win any half” is interesting to bet. Paints to be a duel even at times, but favorable to the boys of Sarri for his higher rank at the time of elaboration. In the end, the goals of the visit can end up falling by defensive mistakes of the premises or by plays made from the spinal zone.
Crystal Palace :
The team equaled 0-0 against Cardiff as a local, reaching to add 19 units in the general table. With this tie left behind two consecutive victories, including the one against Manchester City last weekend (2-3). These days, is far from the decline, but should continue adding triumphs to not complicate this issue in the medium term. He has scored 17 goals and has given 25 on his fence, standing out for being a combative but unreliable squad between the lines. Considering this, it is expected that he does not risk too much, since he can not give spaces to a rival who is dapper and effective by nature.
As a local, Crystal Palace has added various results, missing more regularity between lines (2 wins, 3 draws and 4 losses). He has converted 5 goals and has yielded 8 in his goal, costing him much to be effective in the face of the goal. It comes from falling 0-1 with Wolves, to draw 2-2 with Arsenal, to lose 0-1 with Tottenham, to beat Burnley 2-0, to beat Leicester 1-0 and to equal 0-0 with Cardiff. If we analyze these duels, we can affirm that the team is not reliable before its people, being capable of the best and the worst in this condition.
The “Blue” box visited Watford in Vicarage Road on Wednesday that passed and won 1-2 after the referee whistle. At the moment it has 40 units in total, standing out by alternating diverse results in the competition. Of course, thanks to the victory achieved, he left behind the fall against Leicester and remains firm in his fight to qualify for the next Champions League (4th place). He has scored 37 goals and has yielded 16 in his goal, confirming its effectiveness when attacking and defending (cohesion between lines).
As a visitor, Chelsea has registered acceptable markers, product of 6 wins, 1 equality and 2 losses. He has scored 18 goals and has received 8 in his goal, proving to be effective in this condition. He comes from thrashing Burnley 0-4, losing 3-1 to Tottenham, going down 2-1 with Wolves, defeating Brighton 1-2 and defeating Watford 1-2. Apparently, the team has had some problems to win away from home, demonstrating it by reaping the bet “both teams score” in their last 4 league outings.
In the last 5 years, Crystal Palace and Chelsea have met 5 times in Selhurst Park. These were the results of those matches: Victoria 1-0 of Crystal Palace in March 2014, win 1-2 of Chelsea in October 2014, victory 0-3 of Chelsea in January 2016, win 0-1 of Chelsea in December of the 2016 and victory 2-1 of Crystal Palace in October of the 2017. Apparently, the picture “Blue” had a paternity on its rival, which was cut 14 months ago back. On this occasion, he is expected to win again or at least earn one half.