• Didier Drogba has scored 15 goals in 15 appearances against Arsenal in all competitions (including Emirates Cup).
  • Arsenal have lost just one of their last 14 Barclays Premier League games since defeat at Stamford Bridge in March.
  • The last time these two sides met was Arsene Wenger's 1000th competitive game in charge of Arsenal and turned out to be his heaviest defeat (0-6).
  • Jose Mourinho has never lost as an opposition coach against Arsene Wenger in any competition (W6 D5 L0).
  • Arsenal have won away at Stamford Bridge more often than any other visiting side in the Barclays Premier League (7).
  • The last five Premier League wins Arsenal have enjoyed at Stamford Bridge have all seen the Gunners come from behind to win.
  • Arsenal have won none of their last 14 Premier League meetings against Chelsea, Man Utd or Man City (W0 D7 L7).
  • Former Gunner Cesc Fabregas leads the league with six goal assists and has 76 overall ranking him seventh in the all-time Premier League list.
  • Arsenal and Chelsea have both recovered six points from losing positions this season, the joint-most in the Premier League.
  • Chelsea have scored with 26% of their shots this season, the best chance conversion in the Premier League.
  • Arsenal have conceded 199 goals in Premier League London derbies while Chelsea have conceded 198.