West Brom vs Chelsea Odds – Friday 12th May 2017 – 20:00 – Sky Sports 1
West Brom are 17/2 with the draw at 7/2 and Chelsea are 4/11
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West Brom welcome Chelsea to the Hawthorns this Friday night, with Chelsea on the verge of winning the Premier League title.
West Brom come into this match on the back of a 2-2 draw, this time away against Burnley.
Sam Vokes (56) opened the scoring for Burnley, just 11 minutes after the restart after tapping home from close range.
Saloman Rondon equalised for the Baggies (66), ending his goal drought in the process.
Craig Dawson (78) gave the Baggies the lead just 12 minutes later, and with just 12 minutes remaining.
But Sam Vokes (86) returned to score Burnley and his second goal, to give the Clarets a share of the spoils.
West Brom’s season now appears to be petering out, with the Baggies seemingly struggling for inspiration.
The club find themselves behind Everton, who are now 13 points ahead of them in 7th.
Tony Pulis’ side have a poor record in the last six matches, with four defeats and two draws in their last six.
West Brom come into this match as the underdogs, with Chelsea the favourites with the bookies.
The Baggies face a huge challenge in the form of Chelsea, who are on the verge of securing the Premier League title.
West Brom will be looking to better their recent record against Chelsea, winning just once in their last eight meetings.
Antonio Conte’s men come into this match on the back of a great win, this time a 3-0 victory against Middlesbrough.
Diego Costa opened the scoring for Chelsea (23), with the striker now claiming a move to China isn’t inevitable.
Marcus Alonso (34) continued his fine season for the Blues, scoring their second just 11 minutes later.
Nemanja Matic (65) settled the contest with 25 minutes to go, relegating Middlesbrough in the process.
The result means Antonio Conte’s men are on the brink of the Premier League title, with a win all that stands in their way now.
Double Dream Alive
Chelsea will look to cement the Premier League title in this match, they have also progressed to the final of the FA Cup as well.
It was another excellent win for Chelsea who move one step closer to the title, they have just three games remaining now.
They are seven points clear at the top of the table, with West Brom, Watford and Sunderland left to play.
Chelsea have won 27 matches this season, the next best is Tottenham who have won 23 of their 35 games.
Blues Heavy Favourites
Conte’s men go into this match as favorites and will see this as an ideal opportunity further widen the gap between themselves and Spurs.
The Blues will be delighted with their season, they will be looking to complete a league and cup double.
Chelsea will be looking to make it three wins in four matches against West Brom, and seal the title in the process.
Both teams are 11/10 on to score. The first goalscorer odds for West Brom are Salomon Rondon at 9/1 with Hal Robson-Kanu at 10/1. For Chelsea, Diego Costa is at 3/1 with Eden Hazard and Michy Batshuayi at 4/1.
The last time that these two sides met Chelsea won 1-0 and the odds of the same result are 5/1.
West Brom vs Chelsea Odds
Tip 1 – Hazard to score first @ 4/1
Tip 2 – Chelsea to win 2-1 @ 12/1