Article published on 2012-02-18 by ChelseaStats in Passing.
Chelsea completed over 500 passes in the away game at Everton but failed to convert dominant possession in to clear goal scoring chances and goals. Both games against the Toffees rank in the top 4 of the 25 premier league games played so far for pass completion. Opposition Loc Res Completed Attempted % Completed […]
Chelsea face Everton away in a rare dead rubber affair, barring a rapturous flood of goals for Manchester city, The Londoners are guaranteed second place in the league. It is also the first time Chelsea will have ever played on the 22nd of May. Of all the games played in May (148) Chelsea have won […]
In a rematch of the 2009 final, Chelsea are away at Everton in the FA Cup. You have to go back to 1956 for the last time Everton recorded a victory over Chelsea in the competition. In fact Everton have only ever won two Fa Cup ties over Chelsea, 1938 and 1956 winning both 1-0.
Everton are the first club this season to stop Chelsea gaining all three points when the blues have taken the lead. Everton are also only the second team to score past Chelsea, when the Pensioners have been leading.
Chelsea are now unbeaten at home against Everton in 19 games in all competitions, with the last 5 games being drawn.
The last time Chelsea met Everton on the 4th December the Londoners ran out 4-1 winners in a League Cup tie.
52.8% of all Premier League games versus Everton have ended in draws.
Chelsea have avoided defeat in 94.4% of all Premier League games against Everton at Stamford Bridge losing just once in 18. Chelsea have won 9 and drawn 8, but have only won 2 of the last 7 (28.6%) having drawn 5 (71.4%).
Chelsea currently have an unwanted record in the fact that they have conceded the fastest goals in both the League Cup and FA cup finals. It was a 45 second strike by John Arne Riise for Liverpool in the League Cup final of 2004/05 and Louis Saha scoring for Everton on 25 seconds in the […]