🔵 Chelsea vs Wolves: The stats

🔵 Chelsea vs Wolves: The stats

A new era begins at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday night as Thomas Tuchel takes charge of Chelsea for the first time as they host Wolves.

It will be a tough assignment for the Blues, who lost 2-1 in the reverse fixture in December, which was the second successive loss that contributed to Frank Lampard's ouster. 

Here are some stats ahead of the match. 

Chelsea vs Wolves Head-to-head 

  • Chelsea are seeking to extend their unbeaten home run in all competitions against Wolves to 10 games since their last defeat nearly 42 years ago
  • Their opponents are going for a first league double against Chelsea since 1974/75 when Bill McGarry was in charge of Wolves
  • The Blues have only failed to score in one of their last 18 top-flight meetings with Wolves - a 0-1 defeat at Molineux in January 2011

Chelsea stats

  • Chelsea's defeat to Man City in their last Premier League home game was only their  second at Stamford Bridge this season in 15 matches (eight wins, five draws)
  • Tuchel's side have only lost two home games in all competitions in the last 21, winning 14 of them
  • Only Liverpool (37), Man Utd (36) and Leicester (35) have scored more Premier League goals than Chelsea this season (33)
  • Only Ederson (10) and Emiliano Martinez (9) have kept more clean sheets in the Premier League than Edouard Mendy (7)

Wolves stats

  • Nuno Espirito Santo’s side are hoping to avoid three consecutive league defeats for the first time since November 2018
  • Wolves haven’t kept a clean sheet in their past 12 Premier League games, the longest current run in the competition
  • Wolves have won five points from the last possible 27 including their one win against Chelsea on 15 December. Since then they have lost four and drawn two
  • Since their return to the Premier League in 2018, Wolves have won 23 points from their 13 league games in London

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