Chelsea vs West Ham Predicted Lineups, Latest Team News, Predictions, Livestream, PL 2023/24 Gameweek 2
Football fans eagerly await many games worldwide, especially on a day that coincides with Premier League 23/24 Gameweek 2. We at Alley Sport are here to cover Chelsea vs West Ham Predicted Lineups for the Premier League Gameweek 2 matchup that will take place on Sunday, August 20th, 2023, at London Stadium, at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in the Stratford district of London.
Chelsea vs West Ham Predicted Lineups & Preview
In their previous eight home Premier League games against Chelsea, West Ham have alternated between winning (4) and then losing (D2 L2), drawing 1-1 in this particular matchup last season. With 149 victories in the London derby encounters of the Premier League, Chelsea may pass Arsenal as the second team to 150 victories overall.
By defeating Manchester United and Leeds United in May, West Ham finished the previous campaign with back-to-back home league victories. However, in four of the previous five seasons, the Hammers have dropped their opening home Premier League match of the season; in the other, they defeated Leicester 4-1 in 2021–22. Read till the end to find out the Chelsea vs West Ham Predicted Lineups.
The previous time Chelsea had fewer victories during a 30-game run in the league was between December 1987 and October 1988. Chelsea has only won five of its past 30 Premier League games (D11 L14). The only victory they had in their previous 13 games was a 3-1 triumph against Bournemouth in May (D5 L7).
With two victories in that span coming against Fulham last year, West Ham United has lost 11 of its previous 16 London derbies in the Premier League (W2 D3). The Hammers have suffered more Premier League defeats in London derbies than any other team (119). Going into this fixture, Chelsea has a win probability of 50%, whereas West Ham has a win probability of 30%.
Now let’s look at the Chelsea vs West Ham Predicted Lineups Team News:-
Chelsea will have the following squad at their disposal:-
Goalkeepers:- Marcus Bettinelli, Kepa Arizzabalaga, Robert Sánchez, Gabriel Slonina.
Defenders:- Thiago Silva, Trevoh Chalobah, Ben Chilwell, Ian Maatsen, Marc Cucurella, Malang Sarr, Reece James, Benoît Badiashile, Wesley Fofana, Levi Colwill, Axel Disasi, Malo Gusto.
Midfielders:- Andrey Santos, Lesley Ugochukwu, Christopher Nkunku, Conor Gallagher, Carney Chukwuemeka, Omari Hutchinson, Andrey Santos, Enzo Fernandes, Moisés Caicedo, Roméo Lavia.
Forwards:- David Datro Fofana, Nicolas Jackson, Noni Madueke, Mykhailo Mudruk.
For Mauricio Pochettino, these three points are crucial for getting their respective teams up and running for success.
West Ham will have the following squad at their disposal:-
Goalkeepers:- Alphonse Areola, Lukasz Fabianski, Darren Randolph
Defenders:- Kurt Zouma, Nayef Aguerd, Thilo Kehrer, Craig Dawson, Emerson, Aaron Cresswell, Ben Johnson, Vladimir Coufal, Angelo Ogbonna.
Midfielders:- Edson Álvarez, Tomas Soucek, Conor Coventry, Flynn Downes, Lucas Paquetá, Pablo Fornals.
Forwards:- Saïd Benrahma, Maxwel Cornet, Jarrod Bowen, Michail Antonio
If West Ham wants to place respectably at the end of the Premier League season, David Moyes will need to achieve these three crucial goals.
Premier League 2023/24 Livestream
All thirty-four games will also be streamed live on the Disney + Hotstar digital platform. Star Sports will broadcast live coverage of the Premier League 2023–24 in India and the countries of the Indian subcontinent (Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Maldives, and Nepal).
For the 2023–24 season, Sky Sports will be the only network to broadcast the Premier League in the UK and Republic of Ireland. The Premier League clubs have approved a plan to finalise a three-year extension of the League’s live and non-live broadcasting contracts with Sky Sports, BT Sport, Amazon Prime Video, and BBC Sport in the UK. TalkSPORT and BBC Radio 5 Live currently have the audio broadcast rights for the 2023–2024 season in the UK.
This season, 24 games will be broadcast on NBC and NBCSN. Additionally, Peacock, which has taken the role of NBC Sports Gold, will stream games live online. All of NBC’s shows, assets, and live events will be available to you through the new streaming service, with the Premier League calendar serving as one of its focal points.
BeIN SPORTS will serve as the Premier League’s official broadcast partner in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) until 2025 according to a contract that the Premier League and beIN MEDIA GROUP have signed.
Chelsea vs West Ham Predicted Lineups
This is how our Chelsea predicted lineup vs West Ham looks as we enter Premier League Gameweek 2:-
GK:- Robert Sánchez
LB:- Ben Chilwell
CB:- Thiago Silva
CB:- Axel Disasi
RB:- Malo Gusto
CM:- Moisés Caicedo
CM:- Enzo Fernández
CM:- Roméo Lavia
LW:- Mykhaylo Mudryk
ST:- Nicolas Jackson
RW:- Noni Madueke
This is how our West Ham predicted lineup vs Chelsea looks as we enter Premier League Gameweek 2:-
GK:- Alphonse Areola
CB:- Nayef Aguerd
CB:- Kurt Zouma
RB:- Vladimir Coufal
CDM:- Lucas Paquetá
CDM:- Tomas Soucek
LM:- Saïd Benrahma
CM:- Edson Álvarez
RM:- Jarrod Bowen
ST:- Michail Antonio
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