Wolverhampton Wanderers FC vs Chelsea FC Odds & Info
|Game||Wolverhampton Wanderers FC vs Chelsea FC|
|Date & Time||Sunday December 19, 2021, 9:00 AM (EST)|
Molineux Stadium, Wolverhampton, England
CHE -169 ; O/U 2.5
The Wolverhampton Wanderers host Chelsea in an English Premier League matchday 18 fixture on Sunday. Wolverhampton is eighth in the top-flight English league table at 7-3-7 on 24 points with a goal difference of -1. Wolverhampton defeated Brighton & Hove Albion 1-0 on the road Wednesday with a goal by Romain Saiss during stoppage time of the first half.
Wolverhampton has one victory, two draws and two losses over its last five matches in the English Premier League and over that span has scored one goal and conceded two. Wolverhampton has been held scoreless in four of its last five matches and its back line and goalkeeper have three clean sheets in the last five matches. Hwang Hee-Chan is the leading goal scorer for Wolverhampton with four.
Chelsea has dropped to third place in the top-flight English league table at 11-4-2 on 37 points with a goal difference of +27. Chelsea battled to a 1-1 at home against Everton in its most recent match and received boos from its home crowd following the draw. Chelsea is 1-1-1 in its last three matches in the EPL and has been passed by both Manchester City and Liverpool.
Chelsea has two victories, two draws and one loss in its last five matches across all competitions and over that span has scored 11 goals and conceded 10. Mason Mount is the leading goal scorer for Chelsea with seven, while Reece James and Jorginho have each scored four. Mateo Kovacic and James are the leaders in assists with five each.
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Wolverhampton has played very well in its own end of the pitch as the Wanderers have posted three clean sheets in the last five matches but Wolverhampton has major problems scoring as the Wolves have scored just one goal in their last five matches. Look for Chelsea to bounce back with a strong effort on the road Sunday and take all three points against a punchless Wanderers’ side. Final Score Prediction, Chelsea wins 2-0.