The previous Brighton supervisor is beneath growing stress at Stamford Bridge and the Blues at the moment are marooned in mid-table and will even fall behind one other capital rival with a giant loss this afternoon. Crushed at Fulham on Thursday, it’s one other large sport for Chelsea.
The hosts have now gained simply one among their final 9 matches both aspect of the World Cup break and are within the midst of their worst top-flight run for some 27 years forward of subsequent weekend’s journey to Liverpool and additional London derbies towards West Ham and Fulham. Nevertheless, they’ve at the very least been handed a lift by beating Arsenal to the signing of Mykhaylo Mudryk.
Palace, in the meantime, haven’t been notably constant throughout Patrick Vieira’s second season in cost however have confirmed able to springing surprises beneath his watch. The Eagles have misplaced three of their final 4 video games and all of their final 11 conferences towards Chelsea.
Date, kick-off time and venue
Chelsea vs Crystal Palace is scheduled for a 2pm GMT kick-off time on Sunday January 15, 2023.
Stamford Bridge in west London will host the match.
The place to observe Chelsea vs Crystal Palace
TV channel and reside stream: The sport won’t be broadcast reside on TV within the UK. Highlights can be found on Match of the Day 2 tonight from 10:30pm on BBC One.
LIVE protection: Observe all of the motion reside with Normal Sport’s devoted match weblog and professional evaluation from Nizaar Kinsella at Stamford Bridge.
Chelsea vs Crystal Palace crew information
Joao Felix is suspended following the pink card he picked up on his debut at Fulham, including additional issues for Chelsea. Greater than 10 senior gamers are already injured and Denis Zakaria was additionally pressured off at Craven Cottage, limiting Potter’s choices much more.
Raheem Sterling continues to be out, whereas Christian Pulisic will miss the following two months. Ruben Loftus-Cheek and Ben Chilwell are nearing Chelsea returns, however N’Golo Kante, Edouard Mendy, Reece James, Wesley Fofana and Armando Broja are all sidelined.
For Palace, Tyrick Mitchell returns from suspension at the moment however James McArthur and Nathan Ferguson stay injured.
Chelsea vs Crystal Palace prediction
It’s arduous to see the place a win is coming from for Chelsea proper now. Frail on the again and toothless in assault, Palace’s vitality might be an excessive amount of for them.
Palace to win, 2-1.
Face to face (h2h) historical past and outcomes
Crystal Palace haven’t crushed Chelsea since a 2-1 win at Selhurst Park again in October 2017, shedding 11 matches in a row towards their London rivals.
Chelsea wins: 35
Crystal Palace wins: 12
Chelsea vs Crystal Palace newest odds
Chelsea to win: 3/4
Crystal Palace to win: 4/1
Odds by way of Betfair (Topic to vary).