Betting. Chelsea vs Swansea City [25.02.17] : The Blues to scrag The Swans[ 23.02.17 ]
Bet: Teams To Score: Chelsea Only
Recently Chelsea began to lose points in title race. However, as sports betting experts said the team firmly occupies first place in the standings. And it was really hard games in Liverpool and Burnley where The Blues drew both 1-1. Yet, on Stamford Bridge there was a glorious victory 3-1 over Arsenal. Moreover, in FA Cup Fifth Round Antonio Conte’s side overcame Wolverhampton Wanderers in away match with 2-0 score. So, it’s reasonably that bookmakers’ offices named Chelsea as a favourite at betting odds of 1.22.
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At the same time Swansea City is considered to be an obvious underdog at betting odds of 13.00. Even the Draw is evaluated by 6.00 odds. However, recently the team cardinally improved its results winning three games out of last four in Premier League. It is Liverpool, Southampton and Leicester City that were beaten. But while placing bets remind that Paul Clement’s side could nothing to do with such top-clubs as Arsenal and Manchester City. Nevertheless due to such winning series The Swans flied up from the relegation zone and currently occupy 15th place in standings.
Sports betting experts also admit that Chelsea shows very solid performance on Stamford Bridge. The Blues won all home matches this season in all competitions except one defeat from Liverpool. However, that lose gave the impulse to the club to rise on first place with record winning series. It is also need to be said that Antonio Conte organizes defence very tight so the team usually concedes little quantity of goals. That’s why gamblers may try such option as “Teams To Score: Chelsea Only” at betting odds of 1.91.
As to goal performance Swansea City usually concedes in away matches minimum two goals. So, it’s logical to place bets on Match Handicap Chelsea -1 Goal at odds of 1.67. And therefore Total Match Goals Under 2.5 at odds of 2.37. Last season The Blues drew 2-2 with The Swans on Stamford Bridge. But before this there were three wins with total score 7-2. Last Swansea City victory over Chelsea in London dates back to January 2013.