In a mid week match in week 20, on Wednesday Jan 27th, Chelsea hosts Wolverhampton Wanderers at Stamford Bridge in a Premier League match. Chelsea is fresh off their 1-0 shutout win against Fulham. Mason Mount struck first for Chelsea in the 78th minute, and that single goal was all that was necessary as neither team could manage any more scoring In the end, Fulham couldn’t muster any offence and Chelsea ran away with the shutout win. Chelsea is looking for direction having 4 win and 4 losses in their last 10 matches, while in Wolverhampton Wanderers’s last match they recorded a 2-3 loss against West Bromwich Albion. Matheus Pereira struck first for West Bromwich Albion in the 8th minute on a penalty shot, then Fábio Silva tied it up for Wolverhampton Wanderers in the 38th minute on a penalty shot , but fortunately for West Bromwich Albion it didn’t end there. They added more goals to be able to earn themselves the win. Wolverhampton Wanderers looks to improve on their recent performance, having earned only 8 points in their last 10 matches.
On Dec 15th, Wolverhampton Wanderers hosted Chelsea in their last match together. Wolverhampton Wanderers won by a score of 2 to 1 in front of an empty stadium. Olivier Giroud struck first for Chelsea in the 49th minute, then in the 66th minute, Owen Otasowie sent in a beautiful pass which was converted by Daniel Podence Finally they completed the comback victory in the 95th minute on a goal by Pedro Neto to cap off a wild match.
Wolverhampton Wanderers’s most prolific scorer has been Rúben Neves. The Portugeese midfielder has netted two goals over the last 5 matches. Both Callum Hudson-Odoi and Mason Mount have been the hottest scorers for Chelsea in the last 5 each having scored 2 goals each
Hakim Ziyech and Reece James are unavailable to play for Frank Lampard’s team, while Nuno Herlander Simões Espírito Santo’s Wolverhampton Wanderers squad will be without Daniel Podence, Fernando Marçal, Jonny Castro, Adama Traoré, Raúl Jiménez, Leander Dendoncker and Willy Boly.