• Chelsea have equalled the record for the most wins in a single Premier League season (29, also achieved by the Blues in 04/05 and 05/06).

    Source: @OptaJoe : Data correct as at 2017-05-15

Statistical Preview: Chelsea Vs Hull City

Article published on 2016-09-30 by ChelseaStats in Statistical Previews.

Statistical Preview - ChelseaStats

Chelsea face Hull City for the 45th time in all competitions, The Blues have won 30 (68.18%), drawn 10 (22.73%) and lost 4 (9.09%) of the previous 44 matches.

Chelsea have scored 83 goals against Hull City, averaging 1.89 goals per game (gpg) and have conceded 27 times (0.61 gpg). The Blues have kept 25 (56.82%) clean sheets and have failed to score 7 (15.91%) times.

The Pensioners have won 14 (60.87%), drawn 5 (21.74%) and lost 4 (17.39%) of the 23 games played Away from home. Chelsea have scored 44 goals against Hull City Away from home, averaging 1.91 goals per game, The Blues have conceded 21 times, averaging 0.91 goals per game. Chelsea have kept 9 (39.13%) clean sheets and have failed to score on 3 (13.04%) occasions.

In the Premier League Chelsea have won 6 (75.00%), drawn 2 (25.00%) and lost 0 (0.00%) of the 8 games played against Hull City. Chelsea have scored 15 goals in the competition (1.88 gpg) and have conceded 4 times (0.50 gpg). The Blues have kept 5 (62.50%) clean sheets and have failed to score on 1 (12.50%) occasions.

Key Chelsea Stat

Hazard has scored in each of his last three Premier League clashes with Hull; he’s never scored in four consecutive PL matches against a single opponent (also three in a row vs Spurs).

Away from home, in the Premier League Chelsea have won 3 (75.00%), drawn 1 (25.00%) and lost 0 (0.00%) of the 4 games played against Hull City. Chelsea have scored 9 goals (2.25 gpg) and have conceded 3 times (0.75 gpg). The Blues have kept 2 (50.00%) clean sheets and have failed to score on 0 (0.00%) occasions.

Compared to in the Premier League as a whole where Chelsea have won 489 (52.58%), drawn 239 (25.70%) and lost 202 (21.72%). Chelsea have scored 1570 goals in the competition (1.69 gpg), The Blues have conceded 901 times (0.97 gpg). The Blues have kept 373 (40.11%) clean sheets and have failed to score in 175 (18.82%) attempts.

The Blues have won 8 (80.00%), drawn 2 (20.00%) and lost 0 (0.00%) of the previous 10 matches. Chelsea have scored 25 goals against Hull City (2.50 gpg), The Blues have conceded 5 times (0.50 gpg). The Blues have kept 6 (60.00%) clean sheets and have failed to score 1 (10.00%) times.

The most common scoreline between the sides is 2-0 with 8 occurrences, the next most common is 1-0 with 7.

F A Total Percentage
2 0 8 18.182
1 0 7 15.909
2 1 4 9.091
1 1 4 9.091
0 0 4 9.091
4 0 3 6.818
3 0 3 6.818
3 1 2 4.545
2 2 2 4.545
0 1 2 4.545
6 1 1 2.273
5 1 1 2.273
3 4 1 2.273
3 2 1 2.273
0 3 1 2.273

In the last 10 games Chelsea have won 3 games by 2-0 scoreline.

F A Total Percentage
2 0 3 30.000
6 1 1 10.000
4 0 1 10.000
3 2 1 10.000
3 0 1 10.000
2 1 1 10.000
1 1 1 10.000
0 0 1 10.000

The Referee assigned to the game is Anthony Taylor. Chelsea have won 8 (50.00%), drawn 4 (25.00%) and lost 4 (25.00%) of the 16 games played with Anthony Taylor as the official. Chelsea have scored 27 goals (1.69 gpg) and have conceded 15 times (0.94 gpg). The Blues have kept 4 (25.00%) clean sheets and have failed to score in 4 (25.00%) attempts with this official in charge.

Chelsea have won 2 (40.00%), drawn 1 (20.00%) and lost 2 (40.00%) of the last 5 games played with Anthony Taylor at the whistle. Chelsea have scored 6 goals, averaging 1.20 goals per game and have conceded 5 times (1.00 gpg). The Blues have kept 1 (20.00%) clean sheets and have failed to score in 2 (40.00%) attempts in games with this official.

Anthony Taylor has given Chelsea 11 cautions and sent off 0 whilst awarding 0 penalties against us. He has yellow carded 13 and sent off 0 of the opposition and awarded us 1 penalty in the last 5 games he has officiated.

Key Referee Stat

Chelsea have won 1, drawn 2 and lost 1 of four Premier League away games officiated by Taylor

Conte has won 5, drawn 1 and lost 2 of his 8 games in charge at the club

Managerial record

W D L F A CS FS Total
5 1 2 17 13 1 1 8

Chelsea have used a league-low 17 players this season, with Hull next lowest on 18.

  • Hull have had a red card in their last two games, there have only been eight instances in Premier League history of teams getting men sent off in three successive matches, most recently by West Ham in August 2015.
  • Hull have conceded 40 shots on target this season, more than any other Premier League team.

Key Opposition Stat

Hull have conceded 10 goals in their last three Premier League games.

both Hull (for 2, against 9) and Chelsea (for 1, against 5) have lost back to back games against Arsenal and Liverpool.

If Chelsea lose this game they will have lost as many games under Antonio Conte (3) in seven matches as they did in 21 outings under Guus Hiddink last season.

Goals for and against by 15 minutes

Premier league goals grouped into 15 minute blocks this season, blocks 30-45 and 75-90 include stoppage time

Minute Group F A
0-14 1 2
15-29 1 1
30-45 1 2
46-59 1 2
60-74 1 1
75-90 5 1

Diego Costa and Eden Hazard scored in both Premier League fixtures against Hull in 2014/15. Indeed, five of Chelsea’s last seven PL goals against the Tigers have been scored or assisted by Costa and Hazard.

Chelsea are unbeaten in their last 12 matches in all competitions against Hull City, winning 10 (D2).

Headline Hull Stats

Statistic Value
Games Won 2
Games Drawn 1
Games Lost 3
Goals For 7
Goals Against 12
Clean Sheets 1
Points 7

Advanced Hull Stats

Statistic Value
Points per Game 1.167
Goals For per Game 1.167
Goals Against per Game 2.000
Goals Ratio 0.368
Total Shots Ratio 0.291
Shots on Target Ratio 0.298
Scoring Percentage 13.208
Save Percentage 90.698
PDO 103.905

Records When Scoring First

Over the last 58 Premier League matches in which a team has scored the game’s first goal, that team that has gone on to win 42, draw 9 and lose 7 times.

Team PLD W D L FS CS BTTS F A GD PPG PTS
Chelsea 3 2 1 0 0 1 2 7 3 4 2.333 7
Hull 2 2 0 0 0 1 1 4 1 3 3.000 6

Records When Conceding First

Team PLD W D L FS CS BTTS F A GD PPG PTS
Chelsea 3 1 0 2 1 0 2 3 6 -3 1.000 3
Hull 4 0 1 3 1 0 3 3 11 -8 0.250 1

Records When Winning at HT

Over the last 36 Premier League games, in which a team has been winning at the interval, that team has gone on to win 29, draw 6 and lose 1 times.

Team PLD W D L FS CS BTTS F A GD PPG PTS
Chelsea 2 1 1 0 0 1 1 5 2 3 2.000 4
Hull 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 1 3.000 3

Records When Losing at HT

Team PLD W D L FS CS BTTS F A GD PPG PTS
Chelsea 2 0 0 2 1 0 1 1 5 -4 0.000 0
Hull 2 0 0 2 0 0 2 2 9 -7 0.000 0

Potential Milestones

Premier League milestones achievable in this game are listed below, they relate to results by certain scorelines or counts of clean sheets etc by team or as a league total.

Location Team Key Total
H League Wide Total wins by a 1-0 score 1024