On Saturday evening 11th placed Southampton FC will make a trip to West London, as they are all set to host face-off against Chelsea FC, who are currently sitting in 3rd place on the Premier League table.
Both Soton and Chelsea will be looking to grab all three points at Stamford Bridge this evening, as Chelsea look to close the gap between them and Manchester City who are currently at the top of the table with 49 points on board and are 11 points ahead of The Blues.
Antonio Conte’s side will be having mixed feelings heading into today’s game after defeating Huddersfield Town 3-1 in midweek but also suffering a shocking 1-0 loss to West Ham preciously. However, Chelsea will be motivated to win tonight’s match which is being played at their home stadium of Stamford Bridge.
Chelsea vs Southampton Injuries And Suspensions:
Antonio Conte has confirmed that Alvaro Morata will be available to play tonight’s match despite having a slight pain in his back. However, Brazilian defender David Luiz will be out with his knee injury and will miss the clash against Southampton.
The Saints, on the other hand, have had a very disappointing start to the season so far after spending immensely over the course of the summer but, Mauricio Pellegrino’s men will be looking to play attacking football from the start of this match and will look to score a few early goals via the likes of Nathan Redmond, Dusan Tadic, and Charlie Austin.
Chelsea Vs Southampton Probable Starting Lineups:
Chelsea vs Southampton Last Meeting:
The last match between these two teams ended in a contrasting scoreline of 4-2 with Chelsea being the victors.
Chelsea vs Southampton Head-to-Head:
Chelsea wins: 41
Southampton wins: 30
Chelsea vs Southampton betting odds:
Chelsea win: 4/11
Southampton win: 15/2
Chelsea vs Southampton live stream and TV guide:
The game will not be shown live on television in the United Kingdom (UK), but highlights can be caught on the BBC’s Match of the Day programme at 22:20. In US the match can be watched live on futboTV and in India, the match will be telecasted on Star Sports select 1/HD 1. However, for online streaming links, send us a message to our official Facebook page.