FootyMAD's Portsmouth match preview
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Tuesday, 15th December 2009
FootyMad attempt to assist you with their form guide as Chelsea take on Portsmouth in a Premier League match on Wednesday, 16th December 2009 at 19:45.
Chelsea prepare to entertain Portsmouth at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday evening, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 39 games played, Blues have recorded 19 wins, and Portsmouth have come away with 6 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Stamford Bridge was just last season, in August 2008, as they swept to an impressive 4-0 win in a Premier League match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2008/2009||Tue 03 Mar||Portsmouth||0 - 1||Chelsea||PREM|
|2008/2009||Wed 24 Sep||Portsmouth||0 - 4||Chelsea||LGEC|
|2008/2009||Sun 17 Aug||Chelsea||4-0||Portsmouth||PREM|
|2007/2008||Sat 02 Feb||Portsmouth||1 - 1||Chelsea||PREM|
|2007/2008||Sat 25 Aug||Chelsea||1 - 0||Portsmouth||PREM|
|2006/2007||Sat 03 Mar||Portsmouth||0 - 2||Chelsea||PREM|
|2006/2007||Sat 21 Oct||Chelsea||2 - 1||Portsmouth||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Chelsea are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, In this time, Blues have rattled up an impressive 19 goals, and conceded 5.
Portsmouth have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. A generous 6 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Chelsea are currently sitting proudly at the top of the entire league, having collected 37 points from the 16 games played. Portsmouth find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 16 games have yielded only 11 points.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Its good news for Chelsea fans, because, with them being in such great nick at home, I just cannot see any further than an emphatic home win for the Blues. Home win
|Chelsea||Drawn last 2 games at home.|
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
|Portsmouth||Not won in previous 4 away matches.|