Chelsea vs Aston Villa Predictions, EPL Picks, Betting Tips, 6/21/2020
Sunday, June 21, 2020
Mason Mount and Chelsea (14-6-9, 4th in EPL) play Aston Villa (7-4-17, 19th in EPL) at Villa Park on Sunday, June 21, 2020. The probable starting goaltenders are Orjan Nyland for Aston Villa and Kepa Arrizabalaga for Chelsea. The moneyline on this matchup has Aston Villa priced at +500 and the Pensioners are at -188. The over/under opens at 2.5.
Chelsea comes into this game with a record of 14 victories, 6 draws, and 9 losses ranking them 4th in EPL. So far this season, they have earned a total of 51 goals which has them at 4th in the league. Their goal differential is +12, ranking them 5th in the league. in respect to shots on target, they have a total of 162 which has them at 3rd in the league. As a team, Chelsea currently has a total of 291 fouls which means they have an average of 10 fouls per game. They have a total of 48 points for this season and they have an average crowd of 40,563.
Mason Mount is one of the best players to watch for the Blues. The midfielder from England has appeared in 93 games in his career and has played a total of 7,509 mins. In that time, the 20-year-old has racked up 23 goals and has had an assist on 16 goals. He has a career average of 80.7 minutes per appearance. Mount has been a starter in 82 games and has totaled 93 fouls over that period. Regarding shots on target, Mount has produced 71 which places him at 140th when compared to active players and 67th among midfielders. Willian is another scorer to keep an eye on for the team from Chelsea. The 30-year-old from Brazil has tallied 54 goals over the course of his career which has him ranking 49th out of active players in the Premier League. He has totaled 25,157 minutes over the course of his career which has him ranking 23rd among active midfielders and is averaging 66.7 minutes per game which has him ranking 210th in the Premier League. In his career, he has earned 233 shots on target which has him ranking 13th among active midfielders.
The goalie for the Blues is Kepa Arrizabalaga from Spain. He has racked up 15,425 mins minding the net for his career. Arrizabalaga has surrendered an average of 1.17 goals per 90 minutes for his career which puts him at 13th among active goalies in the Premier League. During his career, he has surrendered 201 goals. He has a career save percentage of .701 which puts him at 23rd among active goalies.
Aston Villa will be looking to get a victory in this matchup and for the 2019 season they sit with 7 victories, 4 draws, and 17 defeats. In discussing goal differential, they currently sit 19th in the league with -22. They currently have a total of 33 goals for the year. Aston Villa has a team save % of .649 which has them 17th in the league, which means there should be some opportunities to score. They are averaging an attendance of 41,661 ranking them 8th in the league.
One of the toughest players to defend for the Villains is John McGinn. The 24 year-old has guided 24 balls into the net over the course of his career. He ranks 39th among active midfielders in assists with 30 and has earned 132 shots on target. He has totaled 20,277 mins and has an average of 82.4 mins per appearance. Another one of the great players on this squad is Jack Grealish. The midfielder from Ireland has tallied 27 goals over the course of his career which has him ranked 52nd among active midfielders. He also has racked up 127 fouls.
In goal for the Villains is Orjan Nyland who has had an average career by giving up 1.33 goals per 90 mins and that has him 22nd in the Premier League. In the 11,965 mins he's played in his career, he has given up 177 goals. He has a career save % of .665 which puts him at 28th among all goalkeepers still active in the Premier League.
Who will win tonight's EPL game against the spread?
Guy's Pick: Take Aston Villa (+500)
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