Chelsea will be aiming at getting maximum points, to get into the top four when they welcome Newcastle at Stamford Bridge in the Premier League on Monday.
However, they will not find it easy against the Magpies who are just a position over the relegation zone.
Chelsea vs Newcastle Latest Odds
Newcastle have not had a good run on the road, but their last outing ended with a 2-0 win away to Everton. They are backed to make it two away league wins in a row at (11.00).
Chances of the game ending in a draw are backed at (5.70).
Chelsea vs Newcastle Team News
The hosts might have to do without the services of Kai Havertz who is nursing a knock. However, the game comes too early for veteran defender Thiago Silva. Tomo Werner makes a return after missing the Barnsley game but Andreas Christensen will be assessed ahead of the game.
The visitors will have to do without Callum Wilson, Fabian Schar, and Javier Manquillo who are injured while Jeff Hendrick serves a one-match suspension.
Jamaal Lascelles and Federico Fernandez will face a late fitness test owing to muscle-related problems.
Chelsea vs Newcastle Match Preview
The Blues have only lost one of their 25 home league games against Newcastle. They have managed to get 18 wins, six draws, and a loss since their 2-0 defeat in May 2012.
The Magpies have lost their last seven away league matches against the Blues, scoring just three goals in the process and conceding 18.
The Londoners are looking to win eight consecutive home league games against an opponent for the first time since 1984 and 2013 when they won nine in a row against West Brom.
Chelsea vs Newcastle Tips and Predictions
Chelsea have won four out of their last six games with Newcastle. They have scored seven goals in the process and conceded six.
The Blues have scored seven goals in their last five home league matches and conceded four in the process.
Their opponents have managed just two goals on the road in their last five league games and have conceded eight.
Odds correct at the time of writing. Please gamble responsibly.