• Jose Mourinho has never lost against Arsene Wenger as an opposition manager (W5 D5 L0).
  • Arsenal have won away at Stamford Bridge more often than any other visiting side in the Barclays Premier League (7).
  • This will be Arsene Wenger’s 1000th competitive match as coach of Arsenal – his record in so far is W572 D235 L192.
  • The last five Premier League wins Arsenal have enjoyed at Stamford Bridge have all seen the Gunners come from behind to win.
  • Arsenal have failed to score in the two games against Chelsea this season (0-0 in the Premier League and 0-2 in the Capital One Cup, both at the Emirates Stadium).
  • Arsenal have won none of their last 11 Premier League meetings against Chelsea, Man Utd or Man City (W0 D5 L6).
  • Chelsea have recovered more points from losing positions than any other team in the Premier League this season (14).
  • This is Chelsea’s lowest points haul after 30 games of a Premier League campaign with Jose Mourinho at the helm (66), but their fifth best in Premier League history.
  • Chelsea have the best home record in the top flight with 41 points and are the only team not to suffer a home defeat in the Premier League this season.
  • Arsenal have the best away record with 29 points on the road, which is level with Spurs, but they have a better goal difference of +6.
  • The last Chelsea player to concede a Premier League penalty under Jose Mourinho was Khalid Boulahrouz and it was against Arsenal (May 2007).