Chelsea will play Luton Town away at Kenilworth Road in the FA Cup Round of 16. The game is scheduled for March 2.
The Hatters represent the Championship, where they take 6th place, that is, they have the last ticket to the playoffs.
In the championship , Luton has 3 wins in a row. He won dry against Derby (1:0) and West Bromwich Albion (2:0). There was also a victory over Stoke City (2:1).
In the FA Cup, the hosts beat Harrogate (4:0) and Cambridge United (3:0).
At home, Luton have not lost 8 matches, taking into account all tournaments.
The Aristocrats approach the match after a nasty defeat in the League Cup final. Thomas Tuchel’s team did not have enough luck in the penalty shootout with Liverpool.
However, on February 12, Chelsea took another trophy – the Club World Cup trophy. In the final, the Blues defeated Palmeiras 2-1 after extra time.
Chelsea are in 3rd place in the Premier League. In the last round, the Londoners beat Crystal Palace (1:0). We also note the victory over Lille in the 1/8 of the Champions League (2:0).
In the FA Cup, the Pensioners dealt with Chesterfield (5:1) and beat Plymouth in extra time (2:1 ET).
Forecast and rate
Expectedly, the favorite among 1xbet mobile app download is Chelsea. A coefficient of 1.39 is given for his victory. Luton’s victory is valued at 8.20. You can bet on a draw for 4.70.
After losing to Liverpool, Chelsea will be set for a landslide victory. Still, in such a match, the team of Thomas Tuchel should achieve the desired result without any problems.
The “aristocrats” have everything they need to win. In a game with such an opponent, guests can fork out for a couple of goals at least. Bet – Chelsea will win and the total is over 2.5 for 2.10.