Opta Stats: Chelsea v Huddersfield

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Two teams in desperate need of points meet when Chelsea take on Huddersfield. Opta presents the vital statistics.

"Chelsea have won four consecutive Premier League games for the first time since November 2017 – they last won five in a row back in May 2017 (6 games)."

The draw half-time/Chelsea full-time double result is [4.5].

This is the first meeting between these sides at Stamford Bridge since February 2008, when they met in the FA Cup fifth round - Chelsea won 3-1. Chelsea are [1.19] to win again.

The Terriers haven't travelled to Stamford Bridge for a league game since February 1984, losing 3-1 in a second tier match. Over 3.5 goals is [2.48].

Chelsea have won their last nine matches in all competitions against sides with Town in their name, scoring 32 goals and conceding just six. Ipswich Town were the last to visit Stamford Bridge, losing 7-0 in January 2011. Chelsea are [1.65] to win half-time/full-time.

Huddersfield have failed to score in 20 of their 36 Premier League games this season. Only two sides have ever failed to score in more - Derby County (22 in 2007-08) and Leeds United (21 in 1996-97). Chelsea are [1.75] to win to nil.

In fact, Huddersfield have drawn a blank in 13 Premier League away trips this season - a joint-record (also Norwich City 1994-95, Southampton 1998-99 and Middlesbrough 2002-03). Under 2.5 goals is [2.48].

Huddersfield won their first Premier League match against a side from London this season, winning 3-0 at Crystal Palace on the opening day - since then, they've lost all seven matches against London teams by an aggregate score of 2-22. Chelsea are [2.38] to win both halves.

A team from Yorkshire hasn't won at Stamford Bridge in the Premier League since December 1999, when Leeds won 2-0. Huddersfield are [20.0] to roll back the years.

Chelsea have won four consecutive Premier League games for the first time since November 2017 - they last won five in a row back in May 2017 (6 games). The draw half-time/Chelsea full-time double result is [4.5].

The Terriers haven't won away at the reigning top-flight champion in a league match since February 1929, when they beat Everton, failing to win their 21 games since (D4 L17). The draw is [8.6].

Since his Premier League debut in August 2012, Olivier Giroud has scored more headed goals than any other player in the competition (29). Giroud is [1.87] to score.

Dan Fitch 2017/18 Season P/L

Staked: 448.00 pts
Returned: 464.37 pts
P/L: +16.37 pts

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