Chelsea v Tottenham Match Preview and Predictions 24th January 2019

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English Premier League giants Chelsea clashes with Tottenham Hotspurs in the North London derby in the reverse leg of the semifinals of the Capital One Cup both sides keen to advance to the next stage of the cup competition in their bid to collect their first silverware.

Chelsea will be banking on their ever vibrant home support to get the job done and emerge victorious in the heavily anticipated London derby.

The Blues head into the match hoping to bounce back from their 2-0 bitter defeat away from to North London giants Arsenal in their last English Premier League encounter and bounce back in style against Spurs to reverse their 1-0 first leg deficit to storm the finals of the cup competition.

Maurizio Sarri charges head into the match having registered mixed results in their last five matches managing two wins, suffered two defeats and registered one draw in their last five matches and their manager will be keen to see his charges produce more consistent results.

Tottenham travels to face across City neighbors Chelsea hoping to complete a double over them in a fortnight in what will prove to be an uphill task.

Tottenham head into the match buoyed by their 2-1 win over Fulham in their last English Premier League encounter and more of the same will be to the delight of their manager.

Mauricio Pochettino charges head into the match in fine form winning four of their last five matches save for one defeat.

The visitors will be keen to hold on to their first-leg advantage and edge past the Chelsea side to storm the finals of the Capital One Cup.

Chelsea will be counting on Belgian hitman Eden Hazard to fir them past their visitors while Tottenham will be relying on Spanish forward Fernando Llorente to get the job done.

Head to Head

Tottenham has won three while Chelsea has won two of the last five matches between the two sides.


Chelsea win