Newcastle vs Chelsea: Key stats, facts ahead of Saturday clash
Newcastle vs Chelsea: Key stats, facts ahead of Saturday clash
General

Newcastle vs Chelsea: Key stats, facts ahead of Saturday clash

Chelsea will make their longest trip of the Premier League season on Saturday when they travel to face Newcastle United on Saturday. 

The Blues convincingly beat Burnley 3-0 last week and will be eager to register consecutive away Premier League wins against Newcastle United for the first time since winning 2-0 in both 2007/08 and 2008/09.

Here are some stats and facts ahead of the tie;

Newcastle vs Chelsea head to head  

  • The two will meet for the 50th occasion in the Premier League
  • Chelsea have won 25, Newcastle 12 and there have been 12 draws
  • Newcastle have taken 4 points from their last 8 league games against Chelsea, losing the last three
  • The Blues will hope to complete the double over Newcastle for the second consecutive season
  • In the reverse fixture at Stamford Bridge on 19 October, the Blues won 1-0
  • Chelsea are looking to record consecutive away Premier League wins against Newcastle United for the first time since winning 2-0 in both 2007/08 and 2008/09

Chelsea's recent form

  • Chelsea are fourth with 39 points from 22 games, five points clear of Man Utd in fifth 
  • Chelsea have won seven of their last 10 away Premier League games
  • Frank Lampard’s side have won five more points on the road this term than at Stamford Bridge
  • The Blues have scored 25 away Premier League goals – one more than they managed the whole of the last campaign
  • The Blues have lost just two of their last 10 away games in the top flight, keeping just one clean sheet 
  • After losing three consecutive league games against teams starting the day in the bottom half, Chelsea are now unbeaten in three
  • As a player, Frank Lampard faced teams managed by Steve Bruce on 17 occasions in the league and lost none (13 wins, four draws)

Newcastle stats

  • Only Crystal Palace, Watford, and Bournemouth (20) have scored fewer Premier League goals than Newcastle
  • Newcastle are 13th with 26 points from 22 games, five points above the relegation zone 
  • Newcastle are without a win in their last four games since their 1-0 win against Crystal Palace in December
  • Only Bournemouth (five) and Norwich (nine) are on longer current runs without a victory
  • Newcastle have won 4 points from their last two home games against the ‘big six’ teams, more than they’d won in their previous seven
  • Newcastle have lost their last two Premier League home games, conceding as many goals in those defeats as they had in their previous seven combined at St James’ Park (five)
  • The Magpies are hoping to avoid three consecutive home defeats for the first time since October 2018 

⬇️ Predict 6 EPL football scores with Futaa6 and you could win the $10,000 Jackpot, best of all it’s completely free to play every week in the Futaa Android App Download it now to play!

Read More: 🔥 Chelsea vs Bayern Munich: German giants arrive with vengeance on their mind after 2012 heartbreak

  • Chelsea - Next Match
  • 29, Feb - 4:00pm
Go to Event