📊 The stats: Chelsea goals in 2020/21
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📊 The stats: Chelsea goals in 2020/21

Thomas Tuchel's Chelsea roared to the top of European club football with their Champions League win last month in what was a dramatic turnaround. 

After a shaky first half of the season, the Blues put in a strong performance in the second period, following the German's appointment. 

Under the former PSG manager, the London club became a formidable force, finally fishing in the top-four in the Premier League and making it to the final of the FA Cup. 

We take a look at the goal stats by the Blues, who, in total, scored 99 goals. 

Top scorers

  • 1= Tammy Abraham, 12 Goals
  • 1= Timo Werner, 12 Goals (3 Pens)
  • 3= Olivier Giroud, 11 Goals (1 Pen)
  • 4= Kai Havertz, 9 Goals
  • 5= Mason Mount, 9 Goals (1 Pen)

Goals distribution

  • Total = 99  
  • Right foot = 49
  • Left foot = 15
  • Headers = 4
  • Chest 1
  • Own goals 3

From the 99, five goals were scored from outside the penalty area, including Reece James's thunderbolt on the opening day against Brighton. 

First-half goal timing: 42 goals

  • 0-15 mins 10
  • 16-30 mins 17
  • 31-45 mins 15
  • First half stoppage time 0

Second-half goal timing: 57

  • 46-60 mins 15
  • 61-75 mins 17
  • 76-90 mins 18
  • Second half stoppage time 7

Goals ruled out by VAR

  • Werner Liverpool (a) - offside
  • Pulisic Arsenal (h) - offside
  • Chilwell Leicester (FAC) - offside
  • Werner Leicester (h) - handball

Goals ruled in by VAR

  • Abraham Arsenal (a) - originally disallowed for offside
  • Giroud Atletico Madrid (a) - originally disallowed for offside

Penalty ruled out by VAR

  • Pulisic Leicester (a) - adjudged to be outside the area

Penalty ruled in by VAR

  • Abraham Rennes (CL h) - handball by Dalbert
  • Werner Sheffield Utd (a) - foul on Werner
  • Werner Leicester (h) - foul on Werner, originally given outside the area

Goals conceded: 43

  • Right foot 23
  • Left foot 15
  • Header 4
  • Own goals 1
  • Inside area 39
  • Outside area 4