Chelsea (4-3-1) at Newcastle United (3-2-3)
Premier League Soccer: Saturday, November 21st 2020 at 7:30 AM (St. James' Park)
The Line: Newcastle United +550 / Chelsea -205 / Draw +350 -- Over/Under: 3.0 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
Newcastle United faces Chelsea on Saturday, November 21st at St. James' Park for an English Premier League match.
Newcastle United's last match came against Southampton on November 6th. Newcastle United took a 2-0 loss to Southampton on the road in that match. Newcastle United has won two, lost two, and has drawn in one match in its last five overall. Newcastle United is now 3-2-3 on the year, putting Newcastle United in 13th place in the Premier League standings, tied with West Ham United. Newcastle United has scored 10 goals so far this season and has allowed 13 goals to its opposition; therefore, Newcastle United has a -3 goal differential. Newcastle United will look to jump to 7th place in the standings with a win over Chelsea in this one.
Chelsea's last match was on November 7th against Sheffield United. Chelsea took down Sheffield United by the final score of 4-1 in that match. Sheffield United scored the first goal in that match, but Chelsea was able to storm back for an impressive home victory. Chelsea has now won its last four matches overall, which includes two Premier League matches and two UEFA Champions League matches. Chelsea has scored 20 goals and has conceded 10 goals as well, making for a +10 goal differential so far this season. Chelsea is currently 4-3-1 and sits in 5th place in the Premier League standings.
The last time Newcastle United and Chelsea met was on January 18th of 2020. In that match, Newcastle United was able to pull off the upset victory over Chelsea by the final score of 1-0. Chelsea has won three of the last five matches between Newcastle United and Chelsea.
Chelsea should not have any issues winning this match, but we have seen Chelsea struggle in spots like these before. Considering Chelsea was on a roll before the break, I am going to take Chelsea against the spread here. I like Chelsea to win this match in a 2-0, 3-1 type of way.