Chelsea and Watford meet at Stamford Bridge in a match for the 37th round of the Barclays Premier League. Chelsea won away by (1-2) the last time they faced off in this edition of the league on 26-12-2018. At this stage, the history of direct confrontations is favorable to the home team, which has 3 wins and 1 draw in the last 4 games. In fact, the last time they faced at this stadium was on 21-10-2017, in a game for the Barclays Premier League that ended with Chelsea's win by (4-2). The goals of the match were scored by Pedro (12 '), M. Batshuayi (71' and 90 ') and Azpilicueta (87') for Chelsea and A. Doucouré (45 ') and R. Pereyra the Watford. In this match the home factor can play an important role, since both teams present significant differences in the results achieved at home and as a visitor.
After 20 wins, 8 draws and 8 losses, the home team is in 4th place, having won 68 points. In the last match, they tied with Manchester United away for (1-1), after in the previous game to have tied at home, in a game against Burnley, for (2-2). This is a team affected by the home factor, stronger when you play in front of your fans, since in the last 30 matches you have 7 wins, 2 draws and 6 losses as a visitor, with 17 goals scored and 23 conceded, against 11 wins, 3 draws and 1 home defeat, with 34 goals scored and 10 conceded. In the last game they played, for the Europa League, tied with Eintracht Frankfurt away by (1-1). In the last 10 home games for the league, Chelsea have 6 wins, 3 draws and 1 loss, having won 21 points out of 30. In their domestic league matches the most frequent marker in the break was 1-0 (7 in 18 matches). Defensive solidity has not been his strong point, having conceded goals in 7 of the last 10 games but his attack has scored regularly as he has scored goals in 8 of the last 10 matches in this competition. In 36 games in this competition, he suffered the first goal 12 times and only got 2 turns on the scoreboard.
Chelsea arrive to this game with a 1-1 draw at the visit to Frankfurt in game valid for the first match of the semifinals of the Europa League. In the last game for the English championship, the home club drew 1-1 against Manchester United. In this game in his stadium, coach Maurizio Sarri should continue using the 4-3-3, benefiting the maintenance of possession of the ball and organized attacks, especially by the sides. However, in some moments the team should act in a more direct way: Willian and Pedro are the big dangers ahead. The Belgian Eden Hazard is the great highlight of this team with 16 goals. Out of this game are Rudiger, Hudson-Odoi and Cahill, all with physical problems.
The visiting team is currently in 10th place with 50 points, after 14 wins, 8 draws and 14 losses. In the penultimate match, they tied at home to Southampton for (1-1). In the last match, lost at home to Wolverhampton by (1-2). This is a team that curiously shows more positive results than at home, since in the last 30 games it has recorded 7 wins, 3 draws and 5 losses as a visitor, with a total of 24 goals scored and 22 conceded. Already inside the home, he won 6 wins, 4 draws and 5 losses, with a total of 22 goals scored and 19 conceded. In the league, Watford had 14 points out of 30, after 4 wins, 2 draws and 4 losses in their last 10 away games. The team has not been very strong defensively, as they have always conceded goals in the last 10 games, but their attack has scored regularly, as they managed to achieve in 8 of the last 10 matches in this competition. There is a tendency to have goals in their away games, as 16 of the last 18 matches they played for this competition ended with over 1.5 goals. In 36 games in this competition, he suffered the first goal 19 times and only managed 2 turns on the scoreboard. There are 1 periods highlighted in the last 18 matches played as a visitor to this competition: he suffered 10 of his 28 goals between the minutes (76'-90 ').
Watford arrives for this game with a 1-2 defeat at Wolverhampton's reception, registering their second consecutive game without a win in this competition: the only goal was scored by Andre Gray. In this game against Chelsea, coach Javi Gracia should maintain the usual tactical system of the last games, namely the 4-4-2, with Andre Gray and Deulofeu the most advanced. However, the offensive Troy Deeney is one of Watford's great highlights with 9 goals. For this game the coach will not be able to count on Domingos Quina and Sebastian Prodl, both with physical problems.
Chelsea FC vs Watford FC live streaming starts on Sunday 05 May 2019 at 13:00 at Stamford Bridge, London in Premier League, England. Extratips.com provides livescore, H2H information for Chelsea FC vs Watford FC as well as in-depth stats about each team like lineups, standings, predictions and professional betting tips.