The Premier League action resumes this weekend, as Chelsea welcome Wolves to Stamford Bridge. The visiting side will be without a manager for this fixture after it was announced that Bruno Lage was fired following defeat last weekend. Meanwhile, the Blues could move into the top four places with a victory.
Before Betting On Chelsea vs Wolves
Chelsea and Wolves are one of the earlier games in the Premier League on Saturday, and both teams will be looking for victories in order to enhance their position in the league standings. The Blues come into this fixture in relatively good form after picking up wins in each of their previous two fixtures. However, Wolves come into this game on the road sitting in the bottom three of the Premier League.
Chelsea’s record in this fixture is relatively weak, as they are winless in their previous three fixtures against Wolves. However, each of the previous three fixtures between the sides have ended in draws. Meanwhile, Wolves is without a win against Chelsea in their previous nine visits to Stamford Bridge, having lost on five occasions.
Their most recent win in this fixture was a 2-1 success back in March 1979. Since their return to the Premier League, Chelsea has dropped eight points from winning positions in fixtures against the side from the Black Country.
However, they come into this fixture having won their previous two matches 2-1. Meanwhile, Wolves have picked up just a single victory in their previous 15 Premier League fixtures, with no side having won fewer points in the English top-flight.
Chelsea vs Wolves Premier League Offshore Odds
Chelsea’s recent form has picked up since the appointment of Graham Potter. However, this fixture could be a potential banana skin. Regardless, we could see the Blues coming through this test with a narrow success. They are available at -246 with Pinnacle this weekend.