Chelsea vs Watford Match Preview
Antonio Conte wrapped up the title in his first Premier League season, beating West Brom 1-0 on Friday Night Football, and the Blues have the chance to end the season on an impressive 93 points, just two short of their 2004/05 record under Jose Mourinho.
Watford, meanwhile, have taken their foot off the gas since reaching 40 points a month ago, losing their last four Premier League games.
They are currently five points short of their overall tally for the 2015/16 season under Quique Sanchez Flores.
Chelsea: Batshuayi could be rewarded by Conte for scoring the title-clinching winner at West Brom on Friday with his first Premier League start, while N’Golo Kante could return to the first XI.
Watford: Walter Mazzarri’s Watford face an injury crisis, with Christian Kabasele suffering a hamstring problem during Friday’s defeat at Everton.
Miguel Britos, Craig Cathcart and Younes Kaboul are already out of action.
Chelsea starting XI: Courtois; Azpilicueta, Luiz, Cahill; Moses, Fabregas, Kante, Alonso; Pedro, Hazard; Costa
Watford starting XI: Gomes, Eleftheriou, Prodl, Mariappa, Janmaat, Behrami, Doucoure, Capoue, Holebas, Okaka, Deeney
Venue:– Stamford Bridge
Date:– Monday, May 15
Time:– 19:00 GMT, 00:30 IST (Tuesday)
TV Coverage:– Sky Sports 1, Star Sports Select HD 1
Online Stream:– Ronaldo7.net
Head to Head
- Games played :- 30
- Chelsea won:- 15
- Watford won:- 6
- Matches Drawn:- 9