Premier League In Focus – Chelsea vs Swansea Preview

When? Wednesday 29th November, 19:45 (UK)

Where? Stamford Bridge

What channel is it on? Chelsea vs Swansea will not be televised live in the UK

Are tickets still available?

Chelsea - https://www.livefootballtickets.com/fixtures/chelsea-v-swansea-city-tickets-english-premier-league.html

Swansea - https://www.eticketing.co.uk/swanstickets/EDP/Event/Index/483

STATS & FACTS
Head-to-head – last five meetings: Chelsea W2, Swansea W1, D2
Head-to-head – Premier League meetings: Chelsea W7, Swansea W1, D4
Head-to-head – all-time meetings: Chelsea W15, Swansea W7, D11

Chelsea are undefeated in their last five Premier League matches.

Chelsea have picked up 13 points from a possible 18, giving them the second best current form record in the Premier League.

Chelsea are undefeated in nine of their last 10 matches against Swansea in all competitions.

Of the team’s in the top six of the Premier League, Chelsea have the lowest average possession at 52.3%.

Of the six home matches that Chelsea have played this season in the Premier League, they have drawn blanks in two of them (Arsenal and Manchester City).

Chelsea are the third most efficient team in front of goal in the Premier League this season, as they require an average of just 7.2 shots per goal before scoring.

Cesar Azpilicueta has created five goals for Alvaro Morata this season. This combination has yielded the most goals in the Premier League by one player assisting a teammate.

There have been under 2.5 goals scored in 10 of Swansea's last 11 away league outings.

Wilfried Bony has now gone nine Premier League games in a row without a goal. The Ivorian striker has only netted in one of his last 27 Premier League games.

Swansea have had the least shots on target in the Premier League this season with 24 - an average of just 1.8 shots on target per game.

Swansea also now have the unwanted mantle of being the lowest scorers in the Premier League this season, with just seven goals to their name - an average of 0.53 goals per game.

Of all the teams in the bottom half of the Premier League table, Swansea have the second highest passing accuracy at 78.4%.

MEMORABLE MEETING
The opening day of the 2014/15 season saw Chelsea held to a draw at Stamford Bridge by Swansea. The game ended up finishing with a 2-2 scoreline but it is arguably most remembered for ‘physio-gate’ after Jose Mourinho’s outburst at colleague Dr. Eva Carneiro.