Swansea meets the leader Chelsea in a match of the 22nd round of the Premier League this Saturday at the "Liberty Stadium" in Wales. The odds for the game offered by the leading bookmaker Bet365 are as follows: 7.00 for a home win, 4.20 for equality and 1.55 for the victory of the guests. Judge of the meeting will be Jonathan Moss. In the first game between the two teams this season at "Stamford Bridge", we watched a real goals show in that home victory for Chelsea finished with 4:2.
Swansea took a point in the last round against West Ham. Swans trailing on the score at the break, but showed character in the second half and reached the 1:1 draw. Swansea continued to reinforce good impressions in the season, as they are on the 9th place with 30 points, close to places giving entitlement to participate in tournaments. Before the game against Chelsea, Garry Monk has serious problems in the offensive plan. Leading scorer Wilfried Bony is with his national team and participate in the Cup of Africa and after that he will be transferred to the champions Manchester City. Ki Sung Yong also presents his homeland, but in the race of Asia. Jefferson Montero is with injury, while the offensive midfielder Jonjo Shelvey is suspended. Bafetimbi Gomis will lead the attack of swans and in the second half, the new acquisition of Swansea - Nelson Oliveira will have a chance for expression.
Probable composition: Lukasz Fabianski, Jazz Richards, Federico Fernandez, Ashley Williams, Neil Taylor, Tom Carroll, Leon Britton, Nathan Dyer, Gylfi Sigurosson, Wayne Routledge, Bafetimbi Gomis.
Chelsea won against Newcastle in the last round with 2:0. With this victory, Blues interrupted a bad series in which they entered in the festive period. After the win over the Magpies, Chelsea came out on top with 2 points advantage after the draw of Manchester City with Everton. Before the important visit of Swansea, Jose Mourinho has to resolve some problems in the composition. Cesar Azpilicueta is injured and will be replaced on the left back of faltering Brazilian Felipe Luis. Petr Cech will remain at the door after his good performances against Newcastle, but mainly because of the injury to the holder under the frame Thibaut Courtois. Gary Cahill will recover his partnership with John Terry in the central defence at the expense of Kurt Zouma, who played in the last round and presented a good level. Jose Mourinho is considering the removing from the composition the Brazilian Oscar, which is in poor shape lately. If this happens, Cesc Fabregas will get an offensive role near the scorer Diego Costa In midfield, the Brazilian Ramirez will partner to Nemanja Matic.
Probable composition: Petr Cech, Branislav Ivanovic, Gary Cahill, John Terry, Felipe Luis, Nemanja Matic, Ramirez, Willian, Cesc Fabregas, Eden Hazard, Diego Costa;
Swansea has serious problems in the offensive plan, because of the absence of key players. In a view of this, Garry Monk will rely on a tight defensive game and will rely on the goalkeeper Lukasz Fabianski, who makes a great season.
Soccer Tip 1: Swansea - Chelsea - under 2.5 goals
Odds: 1.80 at bet365
Soccer Tip 2: Swansea - Chelsea - 2
Odds: 1.55 at bet365
Soccer Tip 3: Wincast market at Betfair (10.00 return)
First scorer: Diego Costa + Chelsea victory