Southampton vs Chelsea: Predictions and Preview
Southampton vs Chelsea Preview and Prediction? Antonio Conte will no doubt be looking for his Blues to get back to winning ways following their exit from the Cup when they take on Southampton this weekend. Here is our preview and predictions for the upcoming Premier League game Southampton vs Chelsea at St Mary’s Stadium on Sunday 30 October, with kick-off at 4pm.
Southampton vs Chelsea Team news
Here are the latest Southampton vs Chelsea Team news for the upcoming game at t St Mary’s Stadium on Sunday 30 October.
Southampton Team news
Southampton will struggle this game as they have several injuries to contend with including Jay Rodriguez, Matt Targett, Shane Long, Ryan Bertrand, Cedric Soares and Jeremy Pied.
Chelsea Team news
Conte is likely to go back to the starting XI that defeated United last week, with Victor Moses and Marcos Alonso set to start as the team’s wing-backs.
Southampton vs Chelsea predicted line up
It remains to be seen if John Terry will keep his place in defence after the Chelsea captain endured a tough night against West Ham on his return from injury. Defender Kurt Zouma is expected to re-join first-team training on Thursday but unlikely to play this match. Here are the Southampton vs Chelsea predicted line ups.
Southampton predicted line up vs Chelsea
Southampton predicted line up vs Chelsea: Forster, Martina, Fonte, Van Dijk, McQueen, Clasie, Romeu, Davis, Tadic, Redmond, Austin.
Chelsea predicted line up vs Southampton
Chelsea predicted line up vs Southampton (3-4-3 formation):
GK: Thibaut Courtois
DC: David Luiz
DC: César Azpilicueta
DC: Gary Cahill
ML: Marcos Alonso
MC: N’Golo Kanté
MC: Nemanja Matic
MR: Victor Moses
FC: Eden Hazard
FC: Diego Costa
Read more about the Chelsea Starting lineup vs Southampton.
Southampton vs Chelsea predictions & betting tips
Southampton vs Chelsea: Head to head: Southampton wins: 24, Chelsea Wins: 38 Draws: 24
Here are our Southampton vs Chelsea predictions and betting tips:
Southampton vs Chelsea score prediction: Southampton 1-2 Chelsea
Southampton vs Chelsea Betting Tips
Lawro’s prediction: 0-2
Merson‘s prediction: 1-1
Eden Hazard has scored in each of his last 2 matches, making him a strong contender for first goalscorer along with Nemanja Matic who has 5 assists to his name already this season. An away win is most likely in this fixture with a price of 7/5 at bet365 =>
Don‘t miss: 7/1 Chelsea to beat Southampton =>
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