Revealed: Will history be made in the face-off between Chelsea and Brentford?

Chelsea has a chance to make history if they defeat Brentford on Saturday as they have been favored to win. The yet controversial referee: Anthony Taylor would preside over the game, yet stacking the odds more against Brentford from clinching a win at home as football fanatics have expressed their predictions that Chelsea could be awarded an “undeserved penalty,” so to speak.

The Blues are now first in the Premier League table, ahead of Liverpool and Manchester City, and have only lost one league game so far this season.

Brentford are currently seventh in the league, and this will be their first encounter with the West London club since 2017.

Chelsea have won each of their last six away London derbies in the Premier League. According to a Premier League Sports Statistic, they might become the first in English Football League history to win seven away games in a roll.

Last season, the Blues began their winning run with a 1-0 victory at Fulham, followed by a win over Spurs a few weeks later.

They defeated Crystal Palace 4-1 and West Ham 1-0 at Selhurst Park and the Olympic Stadium.

Chelsea’s fifth derby win came against Arsenal in their second league game of the season, and a 3-0 triumph away at Spurs in mid-September made it six in a row. With a win at Brentford, the club will have won seven consecutive London derbies on the bounce, a new record.

The Premier League newcomers have had a terrific start, winning their first game against Arsenal. The meeting on Saturday will also be the first time the two teams have played in the league since 1947.

At the Brentford Community Stadium, the match will begin at 17:30 GMT, 5:30 pm Nigerian time.

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