🔢 Chelsea vs Leicester City: The stats

🔢 Chelsea vs Leicester City: The stats

Chelsea will host Leicester City on Thursday night in the penultimate match of the 2021/22 Premier League season. 

The Blues have already secured Champions League football next season but will be playing for a win to end the season on a high. 

Here are some quick stats and facts to get you ready for the clash at Stamford Bridge. 

Chelsea vs Leicester City head to head

  • Chelsea won the reverse fixture 3-0 at the Kin Power Stadium
  • The Blues are looking for a league double over the Foxes for the first time since 2016/17
  • Brendan Rodgers have won one of their last nine Premier League games at Stamford Bridge, losing five of them
  • The Blues and the Foxes meet on the penultimate Premier League match at Stamford Bridge for the second consecutive season

Chelsea stats

  • With Arsenal’s defeat against Newcastle United on Monday, Chelsea have qualified for the Champions League for the 19th time
  • Chelsea have won one of their last four Premier League games at Stamford Bridge, conceding 10 goals across those four matches
  • Four of Antonio Rudiger’s nine Premier League goals have been against Leicester

Leicester City stats

  • Only Liverpool (43), Man City (41) and Chelsea (39) have scored more away league goals this season than Leicester (27)
  • However, defensively only Norwich (41), Leeds (40), Southampton (39) and Everton (36) have conceded more goals in the competition than the Foxes (35)
  • Leicester have scored eight goals in their last two Premier League games (3-0 v Norwich, 5-1 v Watford)
  • With two games to go, Leicester sit in ninth place in the Premier League with 48 points. The highest position they can reach is eighth
  • Leicester have won 17 points from their 18 away Premier League matches. Their four wins were at Norwich, Brentford, Burnley and Watford
  • The Foxes have dropped 19 points from leading positions this season

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