Betting Preview: Swansea City v Chelsea: Expect few goals at the Liberty Stadium

Laurence Griffiths
Antonio Conte’s men have struggled to score against the Swans in recent times and it could remain that way when they clash in South Wales

Swansea City travel to the Stamford Bridge Stadium for their English Premier League encounter with Chelsea on Saturday.

After suffering a 5-0 thrashing in the hands of Manchester City in their last game, the Swans will be aiming to bounce back from the defeat against Antonio Conte’s men.

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However, this might be a daunting task for them having failed to secure victory in any of their previous six games. They have lost their last two meetings with their visitors and have hence been tagged as underdogs for this encounter at the odds of (7.00) with Bet365.

The last time they shared the spoils with the Blues was in 2016. Nevertheless, punters who are bold can back a repeat at the price of (4.00) with the same betting firm.

Chelsea have a lot to play for in this outing as they chase a top-four finish at the end of the season. They won against Burnley in their last Premier League outing which bolstered their dream of playing in the Champions League next season. However, they are still five points adrift of fourth-placed Tottenham Hotspur on the log and will leave no stone unturned in ensuring they secure the three points at the Liberty Stadium.

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Also, they have won their previous three away games which puts them in good stead to nick another win quoted dat (1.50) with the betting firm.

Conte’s men defeated Swansea 1-0 in the reversed fixture and the bookmakers are offering (1.85) for less than two goals to surface in this tie while (2.30) is available for the Blues to win to nil.

Chelsea have not tasted defeat in their previous four matches and are (1.11) to avoid defeat in this encounter with Bet365.

Odds correct at the time of writing. Please gamble responsibly.

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