Chelsea vs Newcastle United Prediction, Preview, Head to Head Results, Livestream, Team News
The Blues face the Toon army when Premier league returns on Saturday. Here is Alley Sport with all the information on Chelsea vs Newcastle United.
Chelsea vs Newcastle Preview
Newcastle are playing at home and have a decent run where they drew with Tottenham and defeated Everton and Burnley.
This should alert the Blues as they have had some dismal performances where they drew with West Brom and Southampton and both matches ended with a 3-3 scoreline.
Although Newcastle faced a defeat in their last match and Chelsea won big at home against Sheffield.
Chelsea vs Newcastle United Team News
Kai Havertz tested positive for Covid-19 and was in self isolation but may be back, the only thing in question is his fitness on which he is working, as the reports suggest. Ben Chilwell is dicey after picking up a back injury in the international fixtures with England.
During his absence Mateo Kovacic has featured in Lampard’s starting XI and has put up a good performance. Now it’ll be a question of choice whom does Lampard choose.
Timo Werner has started firing and scored a brace for his country against Ukraine. With his stats improving Chelsea fans are hailing him as one of the best Strikers in the world.
Newcastle have Callum Wilson who has bagged six goals and Steve Bruce will be asking him to find the net. St.Allan-Maximin will be a threat on the wing for Recce James or Azpilicueta whoever Lampard prefers. Jamal Lewis will also be a threat looking to attack from the left flank.
Miguel Almiron is heading home early due to him being suspended for Paraguay’s next game, so he will be fully rested to be in this Newcastle team vs the Blues.
Chelsea vs Newcastle United Head to Head
Out of last five meetings Chelsea have won 3 and Newcastle have won 2. The last taste of win in this fixture being Newcastle’s as they won 1-0 at home when they met in last January. Isaac Hayden was the goal scorer who found the winner in fourth minute of stoppage time.
Chelsea vs Newcastle United Prediction
Chelsea may not have a clean sheet but will win the game 3-1.
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