Champions League: Chelsea vs FC Barcelona Preview
Tonight we will see another excitement, the football magicians FC Barcelona are facing the troublesome Chelsea.
Now, is the right time for Chelsea, to lift up their motivation by beating FC Barca.
Before jumping to a conclusion, let’s check the data first.
Current form Chelsea
Overall Form: 3 Wins, and 2 Draw games in the previous 5 games in all competitions.
Away Form: In the last 5 away matches FC Barca had 3 Wins, 1 Draw and 1 Lost Game.
Champions League Overall Form: In the last 5 games in CL Chelsea had 2 Wins, 1 Lost and 2 Draw Games.
Champions League Home Form: 2 Wins, 2 Draws, and 1 Lost Game. Last 2 home games were Draws.
Current form FC Barcelona
Overall Form: 3 Wins, and 2 Lost games in the previous 5 games in all competitions.
Home Form: In the last 5 home matches Chelsea had 4 Wins,and 1 Lost Game.
Champions League Overall Form: In the last 5 games in CL FC barca had 3 Wins, and 2 Draw Games.
Champions League Away Form: 1 Wins, 2 Draws, and 2 Lost Game. Last 2 home games were Draws.
Head to Head
Chelsea and FC Barca have met 6 times since 2006 the outcome of these games were 5 draws and 1 win for Chelsea.
Chelsea have Marcos Alonso, Tiemoué Bakayoko, David Luiz and Ross Barkley all doubtful for the game.
FC Barca have Nélson Semedo as suspended, Philippe Coutinho ineligible, and Thomas Vermaelen as doubtful.
If we consider the analysis we will have the team number 2 and 12 from transfer policy. Converted to current market value of potential starting eleven, we will have a match between a team with value: 458 mil. Euro – Chelsea vs 690 mil. Euro – FC Barca
Possible outcome Chelsea vs FC Barcelona
Considering their history and their current form, I can’t see any other result except a draw.