MATCH PREVIEW: CHELSEA VS BOURNEMOUTH

Chelsea and Bournemouth will be up against each tonight at Stamford Bridge, as we enter Gameweek 25.

Chelsea are third on the table with 50 points, while Bournemouth are 13th with 25 points.

In Chelsea’s last six league games, the Blues have won four and drawn two games, while Bournemouth are yet to lose a league game in five years, and have won two games in their last six games, drawn three games and lost one to Manchester City.

Chelsea won the reverse fixture 1-0, and will be hoping to get the three points tonight.

Chelsea have won seven of their last eight home league matches, drawing the other game against Leicester on 13 January, and are unbeaten in eight league games.

Chelsea have kept four consecutive clean sheets at Stamford Bridge, and this could be the fifth.

Eden Hazard has scored in all four of Chelsea’s Premier League wins against Bournemouth, amassing five goals in total.

Bournemouth have gone five league games without defeat since Christmas. They could go unbeaten in their opening four league fixtures of a calendar year for the first time since 2012, when they were in League One.

Since the 1-0 loss to Bournemouth in December 2015, Chelsea have beaten Bournemouth in the last five games in all competitions.

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VICTOR N
Chelsea is more than just a football club to me; it's a passion I share, and my affinity with the Chelsea badge is one that will last forever. As far as watching my favourite team is concerned, I'd rather miss a meal than miss a Chelsea game.