Article published on 2014-01-25 by ChelseaStats in Stats of the Day.
As Salomon Kalou and fellow Ivorian Didier Drogba have now left Chelsea and with Didier being arguably the best footballing export from Africa here is a list of every African to have played for Chelsea. As of January 2014 the table was updated to include Victor Moses, and new signings Bertrand Traore, Samuel Eto’o and […]
Article published on 2013-12-18 by ChelseaStats in Passing.
Pos Name pass differential G Petr Cech -6.850 G Mark Schwarzer 0.000 G Henrique Hilario 0.000 G Jamal Blackman 0.000 RB Branislav Ivanovic -1.935 RB Cesar Azpilicueta -0.302 CB David Luiz -0.240 CB John Terry 4.981 CB Gary Cahill 1.301 CB Tomas Kalas 0.000 CB Nathan Ake 0.000 LB Ashley Cole 1.872 LB Ryan Bertrand […]
Article published on 2013-12-15 by ChelseaStats in The Statszone.
Chelsea took all 3 points in what would have been a comfortable victory if the blues had converted some very good chances, We look at the statistics in our usual @statszone feature. The blues beat Crystal Palace 2-1 to close the gap to leaders Arsenal to just 2 points and we have an opportunity to […]
Article published on 2012-05-15 by ChelseaStats in Passing.
Chelsea finished the season with a home victory over Blackburn Rovers as Michael Essien completed 65 of 67 attempted passes, Ryan Bertrand played the full 90 minutes completing 40 of 44 passes, Sam Hutchinson making his first start completed 44 of 49 passes before being replaced. The table below shows the completed season. Pos Name […]
Article published on 2012-05-11 by ChelseaStats in Passing.
Chelsea had to matches against Liverpool this week, albeit one in the FA Cup, Chelsea rested several key players ahead of the Champions League final and paid the price for some woeful defending on a slippery surface at Anfield. Despite having a relatively poor game Essien was able to complete 55 of his 60 attempted […]
Article published on 2012-04-27 by ChelseaStats in Passing.
Chelsea fielded a relatively weaker side and gave squad players a chance to perform giving the heroic champions league stars a well earned rest between semi-final ties. Ryan Bertrand completed 27 of his 33 attempted passes and was voted man of the match by Sky Sports for his performance. Essien completed 38 of his 42 […]
Article published on 2012-03-26 by ChelseaStats in Passing.
Chelsea were looking for 3 points to close the gap on fourth place Spurs in the London derby after a disappointing defeat to Man City midweek. Chelsea didn’t really turn up, threatened very little bar a couple of penalty claims and a Mata free kick hitting the post late on. John Terry was solid alongside […]
England international and Chelsea’s new signing Gary Cahill has been given his first start for Chelsea in the Premier League clash against Manchester United. The former Bolton Wanderers and Aston Villa defending linesup along David Luiz with Branislav Ivanovic and Jose Bosingwa playing at full backs due to injuries for John Terry and a suspension […]
Updated pass attempts and completion record for every league game so far this season. Michael Essien leads the way but has played significantly fewer matches and therefore passes than his team mates. John Obi Mikel, Oriol Romeu and John Terry are notably high percentages. Pos Players Completed Attempted % Completed GK Petr Cech 303 456 […]
Chelsea pass completion record from all Premier League games so far this season after 22 games played. Shown by player with team total shown in bold. Michael Essien is shown as the best passer completing 38 of his 41 attempted passes, but this is a relatively low total compared to players who have remained fit […]
The Bison returned to first team action, after a lengthy knee injury, against Sunderland last week in Chelsea’s hard fought 1-0 victory. The Ghanaian, Michael Essien, has now made his 150th Premier League appearance for the Blues.
Michael Essien is set to make his 200th start in a Blue shirt this evening in the Champions League tie with Manchester United.
After our last update answering a question on Ramires’ pass completion, it sparked a debate on the fairness of comparing him to the team average and it was requested that he should be compared to the other midfielders. Essien and Mikel are the most consistent performers with at least 80.5% completion rate in all the […]
Michael Essien completed his 200th Chelsea appearance in the 1-1 draw with Everton.
Michael Essien’s header against Fulham is Chelsea’s only goal in over six hours of Premier League football.