In Champions League Group H on Tuesday, Chelsea will face Malmo, a fortnight after their one-sided meeting in London. In the group stage after leaders Juventus, Chelsea is positioned second while with no goals or points their opponents are at the bottom of the table. Here is a football prediction on Malmo vs Chelsea Champions League match.
Anel Ahmedhodzic served a suspension and is now expected to start in a three-man backline for the home side.
Eric Larsson should return to right-wing-back as a result of this.
Felix Beijmo is a question mark, but Ola Toivonen, Jonas Knudsen, and Patriot Sejdiu have all been left out.
Until after the international break Timo Werner, Romelu Lukaku, and Mateo Kovacic have all been ruled out due to injuries.
With the intention of being fit enough to travel to Sweden Christian Pulisic and Mason Mount will be evaluated.
Kepa, Trevoh Chalobah, and Saul Niguez are among the players that could start here.
Malmo vs Chelsea Prediction
Malmoe FF lost to Chelsea in the Champions League at Stamford Bridge and has gone three games unbeaten. They have picked up seven points during that time. Only four of their last seven home games have resulted in victories.
Chelsea has won six competitive games back to back and their 3-0 victory over Newcastle gave them a three-point lead at the top of the Premier League table. They’ll seek to finish game week four tied for first place in Group H with Juventus.
On Tuesday evening, the Blues should have little trouble dispatching Malmoe FF.
Over 2.5 goals have been scored in 8 of Malmoe FF’s last 9 games (Champions League).
In their last three matches, Malmoe FF has lost at both halftime and fulltime (Champions League).
Malmoe FF has dropped their past four games (Champions League).
In their last three encounters, Malmoe FF has conceded at least three goals (Champions League).
In their last three matches, Malmoe FF has failed to score (Champions League).
In all competitions, Chelsea has won the last three meetings with Malmoe FF.
Over 2.5 goals have been scored in each of Malmoe FF’s last three matches against Chelsea in all competitions.
Chelsea has scored at least two goals in each of their last three competitive encounters against Malmoe FF.
Malmo possible starting lineup: Dahlin; Moisander, Ahmedhodzic, Brorsson; Larsson, Rakip, Innocent, Christiansen, Olsson; Birmancevic, Colak
Chelsea possible starting lineup: Mendy; Azpilicueta, Christensen, Chalobah; James, Jorginho, Loftus-Cheek, Alonso; Mount, Ziyech; Havertz
Our Prediction: Malmo 0-2 Chelsea