• Chelsea have been reduced to 10 men in three of their last six meetings with Swansea in all competitions.
  • Swansea have won just two of the last 13 meetings with Chelsea in all competitions (W2 D5 L6).
  • Jose Mourinho has won 53 and lost none of his 68 Premier League matches as a manager at Stamford Bridge.
  • Swansea won 2-0 at Stamford Bridge in the Capital One Cup semi-final last season.
  • Chelsea have never lost a Premier League game on December 26 since Jose Mourinho began his first spell at the club.
  • Chelsea took part in the highest scoring Premier League game on December 26 when they drew 4-4 with Aston Villa in 2007.
  • Frank Lampard has played more games on December 26 than any other player in Premier League history (15).
  • Swansea have taken only 38 points from 35 Premier League games in 2013.
  • Just three of Wilifried Bony’s 10 goals for Swansea (all comps) have come away from home.
  • Gerhard Tremmel has conceded a goal every 40 minutes on average this season in the Premier League and has a much lower saves to shots ratio (50%) than fellow Swans’ goalkeeper Michel Vorm (67%).