Ray Parlour states his prediction for Chelsea v Tottenham

Ray Parlour looks ahead to Chelsea's FA Cup clash against Tottenham at Wembley on Saturday

The Sport Review staff
By The Sport Review staff
ray parlour
Arsenal legend Ray Parlour Photo: Carlsberg

Ray Parlour is tipping Chelsea’s clash with Tottenham at Wembley in the FA Cup on Saturday to a closely contested affair.

The Blues head into the game looking to get back to winning ways after the disappointment of their 2-0 loss to Manchester United in the Premier League on Sunday.

Spurs, meanwhile, have been in fine form and have managed to cut Chelsea’s lead at the top of the table down to four points thanks to back to back 4-0 wins.

The two London teams will now do battle at Wembley for a place in the FA Cup final against either Manchester City or Arsenal.

And Arsenal legend Parlour is expecting to see a cagey affair at Wembley on Saturday evening.

Parlour told the Alan Brazil Up Front podcast: “Chelsea will have a game plan. Tottenham will be a tough side as well. It will be a totally different game at Wembley. I can see it being a tight encounter.”

MORE: Latest Chelsea news and views

MORE: Football transfer rumours and gossip

Chelsea are aiming to win a domestic double in Antonio Conte’s first season in charge, which would be an impressive feat given their 10th placed finish last season without a trophy.

MORE:

MORE: The latest football transfer news

MORE: Meet the Premier League's most stylish footballers

MORE: Do you know the top Muslim footballers in the Premier League?

MORE: Man United latest news

MORE: Arsenal latest news

MORE: Chelsea latest news

MORE: Liverpool latest news

The Sport Review
Shanghai Masters 2017: Rampant Roger Federer downs Rafael Nadal for 94th career title
The Sport Review
Top 50 most stylish footballers in the world in 2017: Arsenal, Man United, Chelsea, Liverpool stars feature
The Sport Review
Top 40 Muslim footballers: Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool and Man United stars feature
The Sport Review
Top 25 footballers’ cars: Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool and Real Madrid players feature
The Sport Review
Top 20 Nigerian footballers in Premier League: Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool stars feature
The Sport Review
Arsenal player wages 2017: Do you know how much Xhaka, Ozil and Coquelin earn each week?
The Sport Review
Gary Neville: Man United star is best in the world, he’s outstanding
The Sport Review
Arsene Wenger updates Arsenal fans on Danny Welbeck injury
The Sport Review
Thierry Henry opens up about Man United’s ‘most gifted’ player