Bolton Wdrs. face a trip to Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Sunday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The The Trotters will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 26 and win only 12 of the 51 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in April 2007, where the two teams cancelled each other out in an enthralling 2 - 2 draw in a Premiership match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2007/2008||Sun 07 Oct||Bolton Wdrs.||0 - 1||Chelsea||PREM|
|2006/2007||Sat 28 Apr||Chelsea||2 - 2||Bolton Wdrs.||PREM|
|2006/2007||Wed 29 Nov||Bolton Wdrs.||0 - 1||Chelsea||PREM|
|2005/2006||Sat 15 Apr||Bolton Wdrs.||0 - 2||Chelsea||PREM|
|2005/2006||Sat 15 Oct||Chelsea||5 - 1||Bolton Wdrs.||PREM|
|2004/2005||Sat 30 Apr||Bolton Wdrs.||0 - 2||Chelsea||PREM|
|2004/2005||Sat 20 Nov||Chelsea||2 - 2||Bolton Wdrs.||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Chelsea are unbeaten in their last six home games, winning five of them, and drawing the other one. A total of 11 goals have been scored by the Blues in those games, with 5 conceded.
In complete contrast to Chelsea, Bolton Wdrs. are having a torrid time on their travels, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. The Trotters have conceded 9 goals in these games, and only hit 2 in reply.
Chelsea sit in a healthy 2nd in the league, and have picked up 84 points from their 37 games. Bolton Wdrs. are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 36 points from 37 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
The Trotters are in poor form away, and the FootyMad team are afraid to say this game can be passed over as a comfortable defeat against Chelsea. Home win
|Chelsea||Unbeaten in the last 52 home games.|
Won their latest 3 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
|Bolton Wdrs.||5 games since last defeat.|