Chelsea host Newcastle United this game-week at Stamford Bridge. Thomas Tuchel’s men would look to get a comfortable 3 points looking at the record, The Blues have lost only one of their 25 home games against the Magpies.
Newcastle also would be hoping to get something out of the game as they are sitting at 17th position just one place above the relegation zone.
Chelsea are sitting at 5th position in the league and would be hoping to close the gap with the top 4 teams.
Chelsea vs Newcastle United Preview:
Chelsea won the game 2-0 last time they met Saint James Park, goals coming from Tammy Abraham and an own goal from Federico Fernandez. Chelsea have made an impressive start under the new manager winning 3 games in 4. While Newcastle have managed only 2 wins from 5 games.
Chelsea’s form: W-W-W-D-L
Newcastle United’s form: W-L-W-L-L
Chelsea vs Newcastle United Team News:
Chelsea fans will be expecting the return of veteran Thiago Silva but still, Thomas Tuchel insists he won’t be rushing Silva and will wait for complete for his return. Kai Havertz still remains out of action, Christian Pulisic and Kepa Arizabalaga might be given a nod as they showed a promising display last week in F.A.Cup.
Newcastle have a lot of key players injured. Callum Wilson, Jeff Hendrick, Jamaal Lascelles, Federico Fernandez, Javi Manquillo, and Fabian Schar won’t be featuring for Newcastle.
Newcastle United XI:
Prediction of the game:
Chelsea will win the game 4-0 against Newcastle United. Newcastle United won’t be able to trouble Chelsea as they have key players injured.
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