Chelsea vs Arsenal Preview: Match Facts You Need to Know.

7 years ago by: Ameh Joseph
(m) at 19-01-2013 01:44PM (7 years ago)

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Here are some facts you need to know about Arsenal and Chelsea as both prepare for a tough battle at Stamford Bridge on Sunday afternoon.

<>Arsenal have won away at Stamford Bridge more often than any other Premier League side (seven times) and scored more goals(27).

<>When Arsenal won 5-3 away at Chelsea last season, they became the first and only away team to net five times in a Premier League match at Stamford Bridge.

<>Demba Ba scored two goals in his final match for Newcastle before signing for Chelsea and they came against Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium on December 29.

<>Theo Walcott scored his first ever goal for Arsenal against Chelsea when he netted in the 2007 League Cup final.

<>Arsenal have fewer points this season after 21 games than in any previous Premier League campaign under Arsène Wenger.

<>The Gunners have lost just three of their last 19 Premier League away matches (W9 D7 L3) and are unbeaten in the last five (W2 D3 L0).

<>Arsenal have scored more goals (9) in the final 10 minutes of games this season than any other team in the top flight.

<>The Blues scored two goals from just three shots on target in their 2-1 win against Arsenal at the Emirates earlier this season

<>Rafa Benitez's home record in games as an opposition coach against Arsène Wenger with Valencia and Liverpool is (W5 D2 L3.).

<>Chelsea got fewer points from London derbies than any capital club last season (Cool
, but have already matched that tally this season

<>Chelsea have won only one of their last seven Premier League home games.
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winace (f) at 19-01-2013 02:16PM
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Hmmmmmm ok 2mrw we will kn wats up
Jossey4sure (m) at 19-01-2013 02:20PM
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udenzeu (m) at 19-01-2013 02:53PM
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That's history. I believe in changes