Southampton vs Chelsea – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: August 29, 2022
Author: Joe Kizlauskas
Last Updated: August 29, 2022

Southampton enjoy home advantage, when visitors Chelsea swing by this coming Tuesday for a Premier League clash.

This game will start on Tuesday, 30th at 20:45 at St. Mary’s Stadium. Please be aware that the stated time is Central European Time (CET), which is 1 hour ahead of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). A live stream of this Premier League round 5 action will be available on TV channels across the world. For those of you who can’t catch the match on television, fear not. We have a few easy ways to make sure you don’t miss it!

Southampton vs Chelsea Stats

  • Southampton have scored in 21 of the last 23 home matches
  • Southampton have conceded in 11 of the last 12 home matches
  • In 5 of the last 6 home matches Southampton played, both teams scored
  • Southampton have not won 9 of the last 11 home matches
  • In 5 of the last 7 matches Southampton played, both teams scored
  • Chelsea have conceded in 13 of the last 15 matches
  • Chelsea have scored in 11 of the last 13 matches
  • Chelsea have conceded in 7 of the last 9 away matches
  • Chelsea have not lost 4 of the last 5 matches

Southampton vs Chelsea Lineups

Southampton vs Chelsea Preview

In their last three matches, Southampton beat Leicester by 1-2 and Cambridge U by 0-3, before losing against Manchester United by 0-1. Southampton just have a single home win to show for their efforts in the past six Premier League matches at the St. Mary’s Stadium. They also drew one and lost four of these six encounters, in which they scored five and conceded 13 goals.

Chelsea collected four points from a possible nine in their last three matches. An encounter with Tottenham brought a 2-2 draw, which was followed by a 3-0 defeat at the hands of Leeds. Their most recent game had them back on the winning trail as they beat Leicester by a 2-1 scoreline. Chelsea won three possible six away matches in the Premier League, playing one draw and suffering two defeats. They scored 11 while also conceding five times. Chelsea proved themselves generous visitors in the Premier League this season, as they conceded an astonishing three goals so far. This leaves them with the worst defensive record of all teams from their away matches.

Southampton vs Chelsea H2H

Chelsea won 6-0 and 3-1 in the two most recent meetings with Southampton, and go into their upcoming match with a psychological advantage. Chelsea usually enjoy playing Southampton, taking all three points against them five times in the last ten meetings. Not least in their most recent meeting, where Chelsea destroyed their upcoming opponents in a 6-0 win. The bookies best betting odds on an away win are at 1.57.

Current table in the Premier League

Full Time Betting

Southampton won two of the previous 10 home matches across all tournaments, while drawing one and losing seven as well. Chelsea won five from a possible 10 away from home, as they also drew one and lost four in this run. Who’ll impose themselves on the match first at St. Mary’s Stadium on Tuesday? Southampton scored the opening goal three times in 10 home games, while Chelsea did it in seven of their last 10 away games.

Both Teams to Score

Chelsea got the better of Southampton in their most recent meetings, as they first won 6-0, then 3-1.In the past ten matches between home side Southampton and Chelsea, both teams found the back of the net five times. Best priced odds on both teams to score with the bookies are at 1.75.

Over/Under Tips

Over 2.5 goals happened six times in the past ten encounters between Southampton and Chelsea, with Southampton scoring one goal on average per game. Chelsea averaged 2.4 goals, while both teams scored five times. Over 2.5 goals happened in seven of Southampton’s last ten matches in all tournaments. They banged in an average of 1.3 goals on the way. Over 2.5 goals happened in eight of the visitor’s last ten games. Chelsea managed to hit the net 1.7 times on average in these games.

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