Chelsea’s last couple of home results and Crystal Palace’s away form means the Saturday lunchtime Premier League match could be closer than the bookmakers think.
Chelsea play host to Crystal Palace on Saturday afternoon having recorded five successive victories in the Premier League, a run which has taken the club into fourth position in the standings.
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Frank Lampard’s youthful side continue to impress, with seven consecutive away wins in all competitions and a rousing recovery from 4-1 down to draw 4-4 against nine-man Ajax in the Champions League at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday.
Chelsea: Arrizabalaga; Azpilicueta, Zouma, Tomori, Palmieri; Kante, Kovacic; Willian, Barkley, Hudson-Odoi; Abraham
Crystal: Guaita; Ward, Tomkins, Cahill, Van Aanholt; McCarthy, Kouyate, Milivojevic; Schlupp, Zaha, Ayew
Chelsea vs Crystal Palace Match Info
Date: Saturday November 9 2019
Kick-off time: 13.30pm EU
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Referee: Mike Dean
Chelsea vs Crystal Palace Head-To-Head Record
Last 4 matches
- December 30 2018: Crystal Palace 0-1 Chelsea
- November 4 2018: Chelsea 3-1 Crystal Palace
- March 10 2018: Chelsea 2-1 Crystal Palace
- October 14 2017: Crystal Palace 2-1 Chelsea
Total head-to-head league matches played: 44
- Chelsea wins: 22
- Crystal Palace wins: 8
- Draws: 14
Head To Head
Saturday’s contest will represent the 55th competitive meeting between the two clubs, with Chelsea registering 27 wins in comparison to just 12 victories for Palace.
However, while the Blues have prevailed in their last three games, Palace recorded back-to-back triumphs in 2017, one of which came at Stamford Bridge.
Sixteen matches and 24 years have passed since this fixture ended in a draw, with the last stalemate coming at the home of the Blues in March 1995.