With all UEFA Champions League getting over by now and the UEFA Europa League scheduled to be over tonight, the focus will once again shift back to the domestic leagues across Europe. After all the thrilling derby encounters in the last week, we are back again with yet another mouthwatering derby clash in the form of Chelsea vs Tottenham Hotspur. As we approach the weekend, we bring forward all the online streaming details and TV guide besides the match preview and prediction of the Chelsea vs Tottenham Hotspur encounter.
Chelsea vs Tottenham Hotspur: Match Preview
Chelsea vs Tottenham Hotspur is going to be one of the biggest encounters in this year’s English Premier League for this match could serve as one of the defining moments this season. Although it’s too early to predict anything regarding the champions in English Premier League, yet this match is going to be an important one because a win in this encounter could well settle either team in their current position. Chelsea is currently sitting pretty at the top ahead of Liverpool and Manchester City by a single point.
A win for Chelsea in this match will make them much more settled at the top. And in English Premier League you never know what might happen. So if there is a slip-up from Liverpool or Manchester City could hand them a crucial lead as we slowly approach the end of the year 2016. Chelsea is in sublime form of late as they have won all of their last five encounters. Also the fact that Chelsea does not have any Champions League or Europa League commitment have helped them in concentrating on Premier League only. And they have done that quite nicely. Their last match against Middlesborough was a 1-0 win which came in a hard-fought manner but in the end, they managed to cruise through with 3 points, and that’s what matters most.
Tottenham Hotspur, on the other hand, will be back in action in the Premier League after a 2-1 defeat in the mid-week UEFA Champions League encounter against French side AS Monaco. With this defeat, they are now knocked out of the tournament, and this could well be blessing in disguise for Tottenham Hotspur before the upcoming Chelsea vs Tottenham Hotspur encounter. Their recent form in the Premier hasn’t been up to the mark although they haven’t lost even a single match in their last 5 matches. But four of those 5 have ended in a draw. So they could pick up only 7 points of the 15 available.
As it stands now a win for Tottenham Hotspur in the Chelsea vs Tottenham Hotspur clash could well be a season changer for Spurs. However, a defeat for Chelsea will give the title contenders Manchester City and Liverpool an opportunity to ahead in the title race for the time being. Even Tottenham Hotspur will get a chance to come in close affinity to Chelsea. A win for Spurs will see them coming within 1 point of Chelsea.
Chelsea vs Tottenham Hotspur: Team News
News has revealed that Tottenham Hotspur has been provided with a great jolt for the upcoming Chelsea vs Tottenham Hotspur encounter. Also, reports have come in that Tottenham Hotspur will be without Toby Alderweireld due to injury. This is going to be a huge setback before the match as Alderweireld is crucial for Spurs. However, a fit-again Harry Kane could turn out to be one of the deciding factors in the upcoming Chelsea vs Tottenham Hotspur encounter. Chelsea, on the other hand, will be able to field their strongest eleven as there has been no news regarding any sort of an injury in the team.
Chelsea (probable starting line-up): (3-4-3) Courtois; Azpilicueta, Luiz, Cahill; Moses, Kant, Matic, Alonso; Pedro, Costa, Hazard
Tottenham Hotspur (probable starting line-up): (4-2-3-1) Lloris; Walker, Dier, Vertonghen, Rose; Wanyama, Winks; Dembl, Kane, Eriksen; Janssen
Tottenham Hotspur vs Chelsea: Match Prediction
The Chelsea vs Tottenham Hotspur encounter is definitely going to be one of the hard-fought encounters. And there will be no lack of action on Saturday when these two teams face –off for yet another London derby. However, we predict a 2-1 win for Spurs away from home with the goalscorers being Harry Kane and Eriksen for Spurs and Diego Costa for the home side. Chelsea will make their task very difficult, but this could well turn out to be a season changer for Tottenham Hotspur.
Chelsea vs Tottenham Hotspur: Match Details
Date: November 26, 2016
Time: 11:00 PM IST; 06:30 PM BST
Venue: Stamford Bridge, London
Tottenham Hotspur vs Chelsea: TV Guide and Online Streaming Details
TV listings: The Chelsea vs Tottenham Hotspur will be telecasted on Star Sports HD 1 in India, on BT Sport 1, BT Sport 4K UHD in the UK and SiriusXM FC in the USA.
Online Streaming Details: The live streaming of the thrilling Chelsea vs Tottenham Hotspur match will be available on Hotstar in India, BT Sport Live Streaming in the UK and NBC Sports Live in the USA.
So, before knowing what’s going to happen in the Chelsea vs Tottenham Hotspur encounter in the coming weekend you can go through this article for the match preview, probable starting line-up, match prediction and the TV guide & live streaming details. Also keep an eye for all the upcoming news and updates related to this Chelsea vs Tottenham Hotspur tie.