Chelsea vs West Ham United – Match Preview

Match Betting Preview - Chelsea vs West Ham United. Monday 8th April 2019, FA Premier League, Stamford Bridge. Live on Sky Sports Premier League - Kick-Off: 20:00 GMT.

Chelsea vs West Ham United
Monday 8th
 April 2019
FA Premier League, Stamford Bridge

Live on Sky Sports Premier League – Kick-Off: 20:00 GMT

Chelsea and West Ham will battle in a feisty derby in the Premier League this Monday night.

The home side are still pushing for a top four spot in the league after their 3-0 win over Brighton in their previous outing. Meanwhile, The Hammers will want to make up for their 2-0 loss to Everton last time out.

Chelsea are favourites for this match and are priced at 2/7 to win by SkyBet. The home side have much more to play for than their mid-table opponents. They are currently fifth in the league, with a win possibly taking them to third. Their home form will give them confidence with six matches unbeaten at Stamford Bridge in the league. Attacker Eden Hazard has been the stand out performer with 14 goals and 12 assists. The Belgian is priced at 14/5 to score first. He is also part of the double-up boost for 2+ shots on target in the first half at 5/1.

When they met earlier in the season, it ended 0-0. SkyBet are offering 9/2 for another draw this time out.

West Ham are huge under dogs for this match and are priced at 9/1 to win. The visitors have been a formidable opponent to their top six opponents this season. They have managed 2 wins and 2 draws against the labelled top six this season. Talisman Marko Arnautovic has recently returned from injury and international break where he bagged himself a brace for Austria. He is 16/5 to score anytime.

The referee for this match will be Chris Kavanagh. The official has averaged 34.5 booking points this season in the top-flight. The last time these two met there were 30 booking points, however in a derby match it can get fierce.

Chelsea vs West Ham United will be televised live in the UK on Sky Sports Premier League HD and kicks off at 20:00.

Prediction: Cheslea 2-0 West Ham United 

– The home side have a lot at stake and clearly have the more talented attackers.

Suggested Tips – Chelsea vs West Ham United – (BET365):

  • Correct score: Chelsea to win 2-0 – (link no longer available).
  • First Goalscorer – Eden Hazard – (link no longer available).

Suggested Tips – Chelsea vs West Ham United – (SKYBET):

  • Correct Score Group Betting – Chelsea to win 1-0, 2-0 or 2-1 – 7/4. (NAP).
  • Player Stats RequestABet – Hazard and Barkley 1+ shots on target each – 11/10.
  • Price Boost – Gonzalo Higuain to score a header – 14/1(NB).
  • Popular Player Stats RequestABets – Hazard to score, Higuain 1+ shots on target, 7+ Chelsea corners and Noble & Zabaleta to be carded – 40/1
  • Popular RequestABets – West Ham to win, BTTS, 4+ corners each team and 20+ booking points each team – 125/1.
  • RequestABet Specials 33/1 to 66/1 – Hazard to score and Rudiger & Noble to be carded – 33/1.

Odds and markets last updated on Monday 8th April 2019 @15:02 GMT. Keep checking back to see if there’s any updates to markets – the time stamp in the previous sentence for when we update tips on this page will be updated.

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