FM Preview: Chelsea v Wigan Athletic 09 May 2010
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Saturday, 8th May 2010
The game between Chelsea and Wigan Athletic in the Premier League on Sunday, 9th May 2010 at 16:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
Wigan Ath. face a trip to Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Sunday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 6 games played, Latics have recorded 1 wins, and Chelsea have come away with 3 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in February 2009, the Blues carving out a narrow 2 - 1 victory in a Premier League match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2009/2010||Sat 26 Sep||Wigan Ath.||3 - 1||Chelsea||PREM|
|2008/2009||Sat 28 Feb||Chelsea||2 - 1||Wigan Ath.||PREM|
|2008/2009||Sun 24 Aug||Wigan Ath.||0 - 1||Chelsea||PREM|
|2007/2008||Mon 14 Apr||Chelsea||1 - 1||Wigan Ath.||PREM|
|2007/2008||Sat 26 Jan||Wigan Ath.||1 - 2||Chelsea||FAC|
|2007/2008||Sat 03 Nov||Wigan Ath.||0 - 2||Chelsea||PREM|
|2006/2007||Sat 13 Jan||Chelsea||4 - 0||Wigan Ath.||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Chelsea have an excellent home record, winning five and losing just one of the last six games. In this time, Blues have rattled up an impressive 21 goals, and conceded 3.
In complete contrast to Chelsea, Wigan Ath. are having a torrid time on their travels, collecting just 1 solitary point from the last six. While the Latics have hit 4 goals, 14 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Chelsea are currently sitting proudly at the top of the entire league, having collected 83 points from the 37 games played. Wigan Ath. find themselves struggling down in 15th position in the league having picked up 36 points from their 37 matches.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Latics 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||Won 3 successive home games.|
15 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 8 .
|Wigan Ath.||Lost each of the previous 5 away matches.|
Not won in previous 8 away matches.
No win in the 2 most recent games.
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