Chelsea vs Burnley Preview and Line Up Prediction: Chelsea to Win 2-0 at 5/1
Chelsea and Burnley will play their first game of the new Premier League season at Stamford Bridge on Saturday, 12th August.
The teams last played in December 2016 and the game ended in a 1 – 1 draw. Before that they played in August 2016 and Chelsea won the game 3 – 0.
Last season Chelsea won the Premier League by a comfortable 7 points. Most recently they lost 2 – 1 to Inter Milan in the International Champions Cup.
Burnley finished sixteenth in the Premier League last season, just below Swansea City. They defeated Celta de Vigo 2 – 1 in a club friendly last week.
A 2 – 0 win for Chelsea is the most likely result with William Hill and Bet365 offering odds of 11/2 and 5/1 respectively.
William Hill Odds: 2/11 Chelsea to Win, 5/1 for a Draw and 12/1 Burnley to Win
Bet365 Odds: 1/6 Chelsea to Win, 6/1 for a Draw and 14/1 Burnley to Win