Chelsea vs Arsenal
Jose Mourinho has never lost against Arsene Wenger as an opposition manager (W5 D5 L0).
Arsenal have won away at Stamford Bridge more often than any other visiting side in the Barclays Premier League (7).
This will be Arsene Wenger’s 1000th competitive match as coach of Arsenal – his record in so far is W572 D235 L192.
The last five Premier League wins Arsenal have enjoyed at Stamford Bridge have all seen the Gunners come from behind to win.
Arsenal have failed to score in the two games against Chelsea this season (0-0 in the Premier League and 0-2 in the Capital One Cup, both at the Emirates Stadium).
Arsenal have won none of their last 11 Premier League meetings against Chelsea, Man Utd or Man City (W0 D5 L6).
Chelsea have recovered more points from losing positions than any other team in the Premier League this season (14).
This is Chelsea’s lowest points haul after 30 games of a Premier League campaign with Jose Mourinho at the helm (66), but their fifth best in Premier League history.
Chelsea have the best home record in the top flight with 41 points and are the only team not to suffer a home defeat in the Premier League this season.
Arsenal have the best away record with 29 points on the road, which is level with Spurs, but they have a better goal difference of +6.
The last Chelsea player to concede a Premier League penalty under Jose Mourinho was Khalid Boulahrouz and it was against Arsenal (May 2007).