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In November 17th WBA welcomes Chelsea at the Hawthorns in West Bromwich. Roberto Di Matteo’s tem will be looking for returning of their wining way. The Blues got just two points from their last three matches, so they need to show good performance against a fifth-placed WBA team, who has an excellent start this season.
West Brom currently goes the fifth in the Premier League, having twenty points after their eleven games. Their form was problematic a few weeks ago, but they have back to the wining road with two wins in a row. At home they have very good stats and won five of their six games. West Brom has won against Liverpool and Everton at home. Also they had a first away win last week.
Chelsea have lost their leadership and currently goes the third with twenty four points. They have drawn last two games. Away from home Chelsea is unbeaten and have three victories and two draw results. Chelsea had a 1-1 draw with Liverpool last weekend, but the Blues are still the strongest attacking force in the league. They don’t have a firing striker, but they remain one of the top scorers in the EPL thanks to powerful attacking midfields.
West Brom had a 1-0 win at the Hawthorns against Chelsea last season. West Brom have some injury problems with Ben Foster and Steven Reid. Chelsea will play without Cole and Lampard, while John Terry’s injury still puts him under doubt.
Steven Reid has hamstring problems but he is closing to his fitness after playing an hour for reserve squad last weekend. Steve Clarke can’t count on Romelu Lukaku cause Chalsea are his parent club. The Baggies will play without goalkeeper Ben Foster while James Morrison is likely to make a return. Craig Dawson still suffers problems with vision since a training incident last week. Youssuf Mulumbu also should be available for this clash.
Chelsea will play without captain John Terry, who picked up an injury in their match against Liverpool last weekend. Frank Lampard is also unavailable. Roberto Di Matteo is likely can count on doubtful Ashley Cole and David Luiz. Both are going to make their return to the starting line-up.
West Bromwich Albion line-up: Myhill, Jones, McAuley, Olsson, Ridgewell, Morrison, Mulumbu, Yacob, Brunt, Odemwingie, Long.
Last three games:
Wigan Athletic 1 – West Bromwich Albion 2;
West Bromwich Albion 2 – Southampton 0;
Newcastle 2 – West Bromwich Albion 1.
Chelsea line-up: Cech, Ivanovic, Luiz, Cahill, Cole, Mikel, Ramires, Mata, Oscar, Hazard, Torres.
Last three games:
Chelsea FC 1 – Liverpool 1;
Chelsea FC 3 – Shakhtar Donetsk 2;
Swansea 1 – Chelsea FC 1.