• This will be Jose Mourinho's 100th Premier League home game in charge of Chelsea. He has won 76 and lost just one of the previous 99.
  • Crystal Palace have conceded exactly one goal in each of their last seven Premier League away games.
  • Alan Pardew has won four of his last seven Barclays Premier League matches as a coach against Chelsea (W4 L3). The three defeats and one victory in that run came at Stamford Bridge.
  • The Blues have won nine and lost just one of the 12 Premier League meetings between Palace and Chelsea.
  • Chelsea have scored 199 goals at Stamford Bridge in Premier League London derbies, the joint-most on home soil of any of the capital clubs level with Arsenal.
  • The Eagles have won seven of their nine Premier League away matches since Alan Pardew's appointment, with one of the two defeats in that run coming at Stamford Bridge.
  • Since Alan Pardew took charge of Crystal Palace, the Eagles have scored more goals from set-piece situations than any other side (16).
  • This will be Jose Mourinho's 200th PL game - he will have the most points won by a manager after 200 games in the competition (453 in 199 games currently).
  • Cesc Fabregas could make his 250th Premier League appearance in this match - only five players have more assists in the history of the competition than the Spaniard (88).
  • No team has won more points than Crystal Palace away from home in the Premier League in 2015 (22 - level with Chelsea and Arsenal).