Premier League 2017-10-20 11:53 AM

Chelsea are struggling to keep pace in the race to defend their Premier League title and they will not have it easy again this weekend when they host Watford at Stamford Bridge.

 

The Blues were in Champions League action in mid-week when they played out a thrilling 3-3 draw with Roma, but that epic contest could cost them against the Hornets.

 

Marco Silva’s side have made a superb start to the season and sit fourth in the table, two points ahead of Chelsea, after beating Arsenal in their last match. When is Chelsea vs Watford? The match is on Saturday, October 21 with kick-off at 12.30pm.

 

What TV channel is Chelsea vs Watford on? Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports Premier League will be showing the game live with coverage on the former starting at 12pm and the latter at 11.30am. What are the odds? (Courtesy of Betfair) Chelsea – 4/11 Draw – 4/1 Watford – 17/2

 

Team news Antonio Conte will be without N’Golo Kante, and Victor Moses who are both still struggling with hamstring problems, whilst Danny Drinkwater is also still out. There are concerns over David Luiz and Tiemoue Bakayoko, but both should return to fitness in time for Saturday. Watford have a number of long-term injury concerns with Isaac Success, Nathaniel Chalobah, Younes Kaboul, Sebastian Prodl and Craig Cathcart all out for the foreseeable future.

 

 

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