Chelsea are ready to welcome West Bromwich Albion to Stamford Bridge at lunchtime on Friday, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 60 games played, Blues have recorded 27 wins, and West Brom. have come away with 17 victories.
The previous match played between the two at Stamford Bridge was more than three years back, in August 2005, as they swept to an impressive 4-0 win in a Premiership match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2008/2009||Sat 15 Nov||West Brom.||0 - 3||Chelsea||PREM|
|2005/2006||Sat 04 Mar||West Brom.||1 - 2||Chelsea||PREM|
|2005/2006||Wed 24 Aug||Chelsea||4-0||West Brom.||PREM|
|2004/2005||Tue 15 Mar||Chelsea||1 - 0||West Brom.||PREM|
|2004/2005||Sat 30 Oct||West Brom.||1 - 4||Chelsea||PREM|
|2002/2003||Sun 16 Mar||West Brom.||0 - 2||Chelsea||PREM|
|2002/2003||Sat 26 Oct||Chelsea||2 - 0||West Brom.||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Chelsea have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Blues in those games, with 5 conceded.
The away form of West Brom. is pretty dire, losing every single one of the last six matches played! The Baggies have conceded 16 goals in these games, and only hit 2 in reply.
Chelsea sit in a healthy 2nd in the league, and have picked up 38 points from their 18 games. West Brom. find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 18 games have yielded only 15 points.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Its a close one to call, but I think that Blues's reasonable showing at home is going to see them scrape past West Brom.. Home Win
|Chelsea||Drawn each of their last 2 games.|
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|West Brom.||Lost each of the previous 6 away matches.|
Not won in previous 6 away matches.