Watford vs Chelsea Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Watford play Chelsea at Vicarage Road Stadium on Wednesday 1 December, Kick-off: 21:30. Read on for our free Premier League prediction and football betting tips.

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Chelsea

This game could be one-sided in favour of Chelsea and our betting prediction is the 2.08 about them -1.5 goals on the Asian Handicap. This means beating Watford by two goals or more.

Reasons for our Watford vs Chelsea prediction:

  • Watford have lost 8 of their past 13 matches this season
  • Watford failed to score in 7 of their last 13 matches this season
  • Watford have conceded 2 or more goals in 6 of their last 13 matches this season
  • Chelsea have not lost any of their last 7 matches
  • Chelsea have won 8 of their past 10 away matches
  • Chelsea have scored 2 or more goals in 6 of their past 10 away matches
  • Chelsea have kept 6 clean sheets in their past 10 away matches

We’re expecting a one-sided Premier League clash and our tip is to back Chelsea at 2.08 to overcome a 1.5 handicap. We feel as though our winner can overcome their opponent by two goals.

If you’re looking for a bigger price, you can back Chelsea -2 on the Asian Handicap or even -2.5 depending on your expected margin of victory.

Betting Tips: Watford vs Chelsea

OUR TIPS Chelsea Asian Hcp -1.5 @ 2.08 Bet Now T&C apply. Gamble responsibly 18+

Match Preview: Watford vs Chelsea

Watford played Leicester in their last game. They lost 4-2 and recorded 43% of possession. Joshua King and Emmanuel Dennis were their goalscorers in this Premier League match at King Power Stadium.

Chelsea drew 1-1 with Manchester United in their previous match, registering six shots on target. They had 66% possession at Stamford Bridge and Jorginho scoring a goal in this Premier League match.

Chelsea won when they last played Watford. This clash at Stamford Bridge finished 3-0 in favour of Chelsea.

During the past 3 matches, Watford have failed to win. Chelsea have won three and no draws.

Betting Odds: Watford vs Chelsea

At betting odds of 1.33 with the bookies, Chelsea are regarded as 75% likely to win this Premier League encounter. Watford are trading at a bigger price than their opponents and they can be backed at 9.00.

Over 2.5 Goals is the market leader and that means three or more goals are predicted. As long as one team or more fail to score, then the No option on the Both Teams to Score market will pay out at 1.66.

You can find hundreds of markets for every Premier League match, with the leading football betting sites creating lots of different options. Check out the pre-game and In-Play selections before placing your bets.

Match Stats: Watford vs Chelsea

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Full time Result

  • 8 wins, 10 defeats and 2 draws in previous 20 matches
  • 6 wins, 3 defeats and 1 draws in previous 10 home matches

Full time Results

  • 13 wins, 3 defeats and 4 draws in previous 20 matches
  • 8 wins, 1 defeats and 1 draws in previous 10 away matches

Goals

Goals

Watford

Chelsea

Goals / match
2.2 2
Conceded / match
1.8 0.4
Total / match
4 2.4

Corners

Corners

Watford

Chelsea

For / match
5.2 11
Against / match
5.2 2.2
Total / match
10.4 13.2

Possession

Possession

Top Scorers & Assists

Top Scorers & Assists

Team News: Watford vs Chelsea

Our Watford vs Chelsea team news will highlight the injuries for both squads, with the lineups giving you a helping hand with your bets.

If you’re looking for the latest player information, check out the Premier League squads.

Lineups: Watford vs Chelsea

Watford Confirmed Lineup 4-1-4-1

Chelsea Confirmed Lineup 3-4-2-1

Watford Confirmed Lineup 4-1-4-1

26 Daniel Bachmann
21 Kiko 5 William Troost-Ekong 15 Craig Cathcart 11 Adam Masina
6 Imran Louza
25 Emmanuel Dennis 8 Tom Cleverley 19 Moussa Sissoko 10 Joao Pedro
7 Joshua King
16 Edouard Mendy
14 Trevoh Chalobah 4 Andreas Christensen 2 Antonio Ruediger
28 Cesar Azpilicueta 12 Ruben Loftus-Cheek 17 Saul Niguez 3 Marcos Alonso
19 Mason Mount 10 Christian Pulisic
29 Kai Havertz

Chelsea Confirmed Lineup 3-4-2-1

Watford Substitutes

  • 2Jeremy Ngakia
  • 3Danny Rose
  • 16Dan Gosling
  • 17Ashley Fletcher
  • 18Ozan Tufan
  • 27Christian Kabasele
  • 29Juan Hernandez
  • 33Juraj Kucka
  • 35Robert Elliot

Chelsea Substitutes

  • 1Kepa Arrizabalaga
  • 5Jorginho
  • 6Thiago Silva
  • 9Romelu Lukaku
  • 11Timo Werner
  • 18Ross Barkley
  • 20Callum Hudson-Odoi
  • 22Hakim Ziyech
  • 31Malang Sarr

Previous Watford Lineups

28 Nov Premier League
Leicester 4-2 Watford
20 Nov Premier League
Watford 4-1 Man United
07 Nov Premier League
Arsenal 1-0 Watford

Previous Chelsea Lineups

28 Nov Premier League
Chelsea 1-1 Man United
23 Nov UEFA Champions League
Chelsea 4-0 Juventus
20 Nov Premier League
Leicester 0-3 Chelsea

You can find out the Watford vs Chelsea lineups including substitutes ahead of kick-off. Check out our predicted lineups before getting confirmed starting 11s.

Injuries & Suspensions: Watford vs Chelsea

Watford Injury Table

Type Name Info
No players are currently reported injured or suspended.
Ben Foster Groin strain
Ismaïla Sarr Knee injury
Nicolas N'Koulou Hamstring
Francisco Sierralta Hamstring
Kwadwo Baah Ankle injury
Ken Sema Knee injury
Oghenekaro Etebo Thigh injury

Chelsea Injury Table

Type Name Info
No players are currently reported injured or suspended.
Benjamin Chilwell ACL injury
Ngolo Kante Knee injury
Mateo Kovacic Hamstring

Before the latest matches, get up-to-date injuries and suspensions news. We have the latest injury news and you can scroll through each list of players.

We’ve got a full list of players for every squad and there’s also stats available.

England FlagPremier League Table

Premier League 2021/2022

# Team G W D L +/- P
1 Chelsea 13 9 3 1 31:5 30
2 Man City 13 9 2 2 27:7 29
3 Liverpool 13 8 4 1 39:11 28
4 West Ham 13 7 2 4 24:16 23
5 Arsenal 13 7 2 4 15:17 23
6 Wolverhampton 13 6 2 5 12:12 20
7 Tottenham 12 6 1 5 11:17 19
8 Man United 13 5 3 5 21:22 18
9 Brighton 13 4 6 3 12:14 18
10 Leicester 13 5 3 5 20:23 18
11 Crystal Palace 13 3 7 3 19:19 16
12 Brentford 13 4 4 5 17:17 16
13 Aston Villa 13 5 1 7 18:21 16
14 Everton 13 4 3 6 16:20 15
15 Southampton 13 3 5 5 11:18 14
16 Watford 13 4 1 8 18:24 13
17 Leeds 13 2 6 5 12:20 12
18 Burnley 12 1 6 5 14:20 9
19 Norwich 13 2 3 8 7:27 9
20 Newcastle 13 0 6 7 15:29 6
# Team G W D L +/- P
1 Man City 7 5 1 1 17:3 16
2 Arsenal 7 5 1 1 12:6 16
3 Liverpool 7 4 3 0 18:5 15
4 Chelsea 7 4 2 1 18:4 14
5 Tottenham 6 4 0 2 6:8 12
6 Crystal Palace 7 2 4 1 10:6 10
7 West Ham 6 3 1 2 12:9 10
8 Aston Villa 6 3 1 2 11:8 10
9 Everton 6 3 1 2 10:8 10
10 Leicester 7 3 1 3 11:12 10
11 Southampton 6 2 3 1 5:4 9
12 Wolverhampton 6 3 0 3 5:6 9
13 Brighton 7 2 3 2 6:8 9
14 Man United 6 2 1 3 10:11 7
15 Brentford 7 2 1 4 8:9 7
16 Watford 6 2 1 3 8:12 7
17 Burnley 6 1 3 2 8:8 6
18 Leeds 6 1 3 2 6:9 6
19 Norwich 7 1 2 4 5:11 5
20 Newcastle 6 0 3 3 10:16 3

A great starting point for placing football bets is to check out the Premier League standings so that you can see where each team is placed in the table.