More worn out, Chelsea will have Newcastle ahead on Saturday, January 12, as rival in the twenty-second round of the English Premier League 2018/2019 edition. The match will be played at the Stamford Bridge stadium in London, closing the schedule on the day of the tournament. The kick-off is scheduled for 15:30 (Brasília time).
After four days in a period of less than two weeks during the Christmas and New Year holidays, the English Championship was suspended for almost ten days. In that period, the first round of the big clubs was held in the FA Cup. Chelsea, however, had to do overtime, as it is also in contention for the League Cup of England.He lived the worst of scenarios. In addition to needing to enter the field on Wednesday, January 8, to do the classic with Tottenham at Wembley, left the field defeated. It took 1 to 0. Now, will have to seek to reverse the situation in the return match, which is scheduled for January 24.The situation was not even worse because on Saturday, January 5, the blues managed to win in the FA Cup. At Stamford Bridge, they beat Nottingham Forest, from the second division, by 2 to 0. Now, awaits the definition of the duel involving Sheffield Wednesday and Luton to meet their next opponent.Although the English League title dispute is already out of the question and the title fight in the hearts of the club seems to be the best option for Chelsea, the club can not leave the tournament aside. That’s because it is through him that he has the best chance of securing a place in the 2019/2020 edition of the Champions League.For this you need to be in the top four. You’re on the edge. With 44 points (13 wins, five draws and three losses), he is fourth with three points advantage over Arsenal, fifth place. Thus, the technician Maurizio Sarri does not have much space to promote the relay of the cast.Even because his squad is far from being the most robust. For the game this Saturday, at least it should count on almost all players. The only one that follows the care of the medical department is midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek (nine games in the English Championship 2018/2019, three goals).
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The Newcastle fight in the Premier League is quite different. The team must finish the tournament in front of three rivals. This will mean continuing in the elite division. In party programming, it did not perform well. He scored only two points from 12 disputed complicating his situation.With 18 points (four wins, six draws and 11 losses), he is in 15th place. It is still within your goal. The advantage for Southampton, eighteenth place and first in the region of sticking, however, is only two points.Alvinegro, however, has performed well above average. It is the twelfth best in this respect. Of the 30 points they played away from their dominions, they won 11 (two wins, five draws and three losses) with eight goals scored and 12 conceded.In the FA Cup, Newcastle had the chance to make their debut at home. Against Blackburn, it did not pass the tie by 1 to 1. Thus, will have to play the replay in the rival’s stadium. The game was scheduled for January 15. Increased to five (three draws and two losses) his winning streak.
Football Prediction of the Day Chelsea vs Newcastle
In the first round of the English Premier League season 2018/2019, Chelsea beat Newcastle 2-1.
Chelsea have struggled to put the ball in the net of rivals. Has greater possession of ball possession, exchange passes, but can not turn this into opportunities to score and mainly on goals. Before a Newcastle, specialized in boom, once again have to face this difficulty. The need for victory should make the team seek to set the offensive plays with greater speed and this can help to pierce the block. Thus, the prognosis in the victory of the owners of the house ends up being the most suitable for the confrontation for the twenty-second round of the English Championship.
Bet Tips: Chelsea wins