Soccer Prediction for 25 January 2019 – Chelsea vs. Tottenham Hotspur

The defeat of Arsenal last weekend was certainly disappointing for Chelsea, but they must remain upright looking forward, especially there is an equally important match this week, where the Blues will face one of their city rivals, Tottenham Hotspur. The London derby was titled the 2nd leg of the League Cup semifinal. Their match itself is planned to take place on Friday morning, January 25, 2019 at Stamford Bridge stadium.

In the first leg of the match last week, Chelsea were beaten with a 0-1 final score from Tottenham Hotspur. However, of course the defeat does not mean the end of the Blues story at this annual event, they can still reverse the position in the second leg meeting later, moreover the fact that the match will take place at home. With the fact of playing at home, of course Chelsea will get full support from the supporters themselves. They only need to win with a final score of 2-0 to advance to the final round.

But, dealing with Tottenham Hotspur and winning through the final score of 2-0 will not be easy for any team, regardless of the fact that the match will take place. Talking statistics on paper, Tottenham is better, as the Spurs won 4 wins in their last five parties in all competitions. While Chelsea, in their last five matches won 2 wins and lost twice.

Head to head Matches – Chelsea vs. Tottenham Hotspur:
09-01-2019 Tottenham 1-0 Chelsea
25-11-2018 Tottenham 3-1 Chelsea
04-01-2018 Chelsea 1-3 Tottenham
20-08-2017 Tottenham 1-2 Chelsea
04-22-2017 Chelsea 4-2 Tottenham

Chelsea’s Last 5 Matches:
01-01-2019 Chelsea 0-0 Southampton
05-01-2019 Chelsea 2-0 Forest
09-01-2019 Tottenham 1-0 Chelsea
01-13-2019 Chelsea 2-1 Newcastle
20-01-2019 Arsenal 2-0 Chelsea.

Tottenham Hotspur’s Last 5 Matches:
02-01-2019 Cardiff 0-3 Tottenham
05-01-2019 Tranmere 0-7 Tottenham
09-01-2019 Tottenham 1-0 Chelsea
13-01-2019 Tottenham 0-1 United
20-01-2019 Fulham 1-2 Tottenham.

Team Players:
Chelsea (4-3-3): Kepa Arrizabalaga; Alonso, Christensen, Rudiger, Azpilicueta; Barkley, Jorginho, Kante; Willian, Hazard, Hudson-Odoi. Manager: Maurizio Sarri.
Tottenham Hotspur (5-4-1): Gazzaniga; Davies, Vertonghen, Sanchez, Alderweireld, Trippier; Nkoudou, Dier, Winks, Eriksen; Llorente. Manager: Mauricio Pochettino.

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