• Chelsea have won 17 of their last 18 Barclays Premier League meetings with Sunderland (L1).
  • The Black Cats have failed to score in six of their last nine Barclays Premier League games at Stamford Bridge.
  • Chelsea have conceded only nine times at home this season, fewer than any other side, and are the only unbeaten home team in the top four English divisions this season.
  • Demba Ba has scored four goals in his last five appearances for Chelsea (all comps).
  • Chelsea have kept clean sheets in each of their last six Premier League home games. The club’s record run is nine, set in November 2010.
  • Only WBA have scored more than once at Stamford Bridge in the Premier League since Jose Mourinho’s return to Chelsea.
  • Frank Lampard needs four goals in Chelsea’s last four games to become the first player in Premier League history to score 10+ goals in 11 consecutive seasons.
  • All 11 of Samuel Eto’o’s goals for Chelsea have come at Stamford Bridge.
  • Nemanja Matic has assisted three of Chelsea’s last five Premier League goals.
  • Lee Cattermole has scored one Premier League goal for every 66.8 fouls he has conceded.