Chelsea v Tottenham
Saturday 5:30pm BST
Chelsea are irresistable at home and based on current form they win this game better than 2 times out of 3 which makes 1.72 a great price with Bet365.
Chelsea have won 6 in a row without conceding (and scoring 17) since a 3-0 defeat by Arsenal back in September. They really are the form team of the competition doing what they need to against B-grade opposition. Spurs got back on the winners list last week with 2 late goals against West Ham. This stopped a frustrating run of 4 draws. They were knocked out of the Champions League in midweek.
Our 10-match sample brings up some interesting stats – Chelsea 3, Draws 6, Spurs 1. Those numbers are hard to argue with so we really need to leave Spurs out as the 3rd most likely option. At Stamford Bridge it becomes Played 5, Chelsea 2 and Draws 3.
6 of the last 8 matches in our sample have gone Over 2.5 goals with the 5-3 Thriller at Whit Hart Lane in 14/15 as Spurs’ only win.