Chelsea v Bournemouth Prediction
Saturday, 3:00 pm
Chelsea welcomes Bournemouth to Stamford Bridge this Saturday.
The Blues made it three wins in three after a dramatic (1-2) victory over Newcastle at St. James Park.
Eden Hazard converted a spot-kick to put Chelsea in front on 76 minutes after Marcos Alonso was fouled. They lost the lead six minutes later, before an unfortunate own goal on 87 minutes sealed the win for the Blues.
Bournemouth come into this fixture following a (3-0) Carabao Cup victory over MK Dons.
Lys Mousset, Ryan Fraser and Jordon Ibe fired Bournemouth into round three of the Carabao Cup.
The Cherries last Premier League game was against Everton, were they came from two goals down to draw (2-2) at the Vitality Stadium. They have recorded two wins and a draw in their first three Premier League matches this season.
Bournemouth beat Chelsea (0-3) the last time they visited Standford Bridge.
Players to Watch
Eden Hazard set up the winner against Arsenal, and scored the opener in their victory against Newcastle.
Ryan Fraser put in a wonderful performance against Everton last Saturday. He scored Bournemouth second goal in their Cup victory against MK Dons.
Prediction: Under 4.5 goals WON 2-0
Reason for Chelsea v Bournemouth Prediction
Each of their last seven head to head encounters have had under 4.5 goals.
Bournemouth’s last four visits to Standford Bridge have had under 3.5 goals.