Brentford FC vs Chelsea FC Odds & Info
|Game||Brentford FC vs Chelsea FC|
|Date & Time||Saturday October 16, 2021, 12:30 PM (EDT)|
Brentford Community Stadium Brentford Community Stadium, London, England
Under 2.5 Goals (-123)
Brentford are having a really strong season in the Premier League, but they are now up against a tough task, as they will play host to league leaders Chelsea on Saturday. Chelsea did a great job to return to winning ways after two consecutive losses, blasting Southampton by 3-1 in their last match prior to the international break.
Brentford (3-1-3) are coming off a really hard-fought win on the road against West Ham. They took the lead at the 20th minute but were equalized at the 80th minute. Even so, they scored a late goal at the 94th minute to win by 2-1. Prior to that they played for a 3-3 draw against Liverpool and they are now unbeaten in their last 4 (3-0-1). Brentford are sitting at the 7th spot of the league table with 12 points, scoring 10 and conceding 6 goals so far. They have a balanced 1-1-1 record at home, beating Arsenal, losing to Brighton and a 3-3 draw against Liverpool.
Chelsea (5-1-1) took an early lead at the 9th minute of their home match against Southampton, but they were equalized from a penalty kick at the 61st minute. Their opponents saw a red card at the 77th minute, allowing Chelsea to score 2 late goals and win by 3-1. They washed off a couple of bad losses against Juventus (1-0) and Manchester City (1-0) prior to that. The Blues are sitting at the top of the Premier League with 16 points, scoring 15 goals and conceding just 3 in the process. They have been really good on the road so far (2-0-1), beating Arsenal and Tottenham, with a 1-1 draw against Liverpool in-between.
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Brentford have been really good so far in the season, and they have proven themselves even against the big teams in the league. This is not going to be an easy match for Chelsea, and goals might be hard to find in this match. Taking the Under 2.5 Goals here.