Chelsea are set to take on Southampton on 26th December in the premier league at Stamford Bridge. It will be part of Boxing Day marathon where all 20 teams are in action. Chelsea Southampton takes place at 3:00 pm uk time and Uk viewers can watch the game live on Amazon Prime UK.
Chelsea VS Southampton Match Preview: Chelsea have lost 4 of the last 6 premier leauge games heading into the boxing day fixture but after that moral boosting 2-0 win over Chelsea, Frank Lampard’s side will be hoping to register another three points on Thursday afternoon.
Chelsea needed that win over Tottenham to keep their place in the top four but any more slip ups and teams like Spurs and United will be right in for the challenge. Southampton on the other hand are just three points away from relegation zone and a positive results at the Bridge will bring in huge positives heading into the new year.
Southampton VS Chelsea predictions: Southampton’s away from have been pretty decent to say the least where they have won 3, drawn 4 and lost just 3 so far this season. Chelsea on the other hand have a mix home record with just 4 wins so far at the Bridge which sets up this match pretty nicely. Chelsea struggle to play against teams with low defensive blocks and Southampton are going to present exactly that. This might turn out to be a potential banana skin for Chelsea. A 0-0 draw might be on the cards a result which will suite Southampton more than it would for Chelsea.