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Opta Stats: Chelsea v Wolves

Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri.
Will Maurizio Sarri have the answers when Chelsea host Wolves?

Sixth placed Chelsea take on a Wolves side in seventh. Opta tries to prise them apart.

"Wolves have won more points against the ‘big six’ sides (9) than any of the other 14 sides in the Premier League this season and have already avoided defeat away at Arsenal (1-1), Manchester United (1-1) and Tottenham Hotspur (3-1)."

The draw is [4.2].

Chelsea have won all four of their Premier League home games against Wolves, scoring 14 goals and conceding just two. The hosts are [1.58] to win.

Wolves are looking to do the league double over Chelsea for the first time since the 1974-75 top-flight campaign, when Chelsea were relegated. A Wolves win is [7.4].

Wolves could become the first promoted team to do the Premier League double over Chelsea since Charlton Athletic in the 2000-01 campaign. They are [5.2] in the Draw No Bet market.

Wolves have won more points against the 'big six' sides (9) than any of the other 14 sides in the Premier League this season and have already avoided defeat away at Arsenal (1-1), Manchester United (1-1) and Tottenham Hotspur (3-1). The draw is [4.2].

Chelsea have lost just one of their last 53 home league games against promoted sides (W44 D8), losing against Bournemouth in December 2015. The draw half-time/Chelsea full-time double result is [4.7].

Chelsea are looking to win three consecutive Premier League games for the first time since September, when they won their opening five of the season. At home, they've won their last three by an aggregate score of 9-1. Chelsea are [2.5] to win half-time/full-time.

Wolves are unbeaten in their five Premier League games in London this season (W3 D2). They last had a longer unbeaten run in the capital in the top-flight between November 1972 and November 1974 (11 games). Wolves are [2.6] to avoid defeat in the Double Chance market.

Since the start of last season, Chelsea's Eden Hazard has been directly involved in 10 goals in 10 Premier League games against promoted sides (7 goals, 3 assists), scoring or assisting a goal in each of his four such games this term. Hazard is [2.38] to score.

Wolves Raul Jimenez has been directly involved in seven goals in his last seven Premier League games (5 goals, 2 assists). Jiminez is [4.3] to find the net.

Raul Jimenez has scored 11 Premier League goals this season - the most scored by a Wolves player in a single campaign in the competition is 12 (Steven Fletcher in 2011-12). He's [11.0] to score the first goal.

Dan Fitch 2018/19 Season P/L

Staked: 276.00 pts
Returned: 290.83 pts
P/L: +14.83 pts

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