Sunderland vs Chelsea – 10 Vital Statistics


10. Chelsea have won their last six matches against Sunderland in all competitions. They are favourites to win at 1.50.

9. Despite reaching the quarter-finals of the Capital One Cup, Sunderland have won just two league games this season. A home win is priced at 6.75.
 
8. Sunderland have conceded the joint-most goals in the Premier League this season (30). A clean sheet for the Black Cats can be backed at 6.50.
 
7. Gus Poyet’s side have scored eight goals in their last three League Cup outings. A Chelsea clean sheet is available at 2.20.
 
6. Chelsea will have played in a third different competition in the last week when they face Sunderland. They are 1.24 to go through to the semi-finals.
 
5. Jose Mourinho has won the Capital One Cup twice before with Chelsea. The Londoners are priced at 4.00 to win it for a third time under their current manager.
 
4. The sides met earlier in this month in a league game at the Stadium of Light. Chelsea won 4-3 – a repeat of that scoreline can be backed at 110.00.
 
3. Eden Hazard bagged a brace in that match. The Belgian is 14.00 to score at least twice.
 
Here is one of those Hazard strikes:

 
2. Jozy Altidore opened the scoring for Sunderland in that game. The striker is 8.50 to find the net first once again.
 
1. Altidore’s strike partner Steven Fletcher has scored just twice in 12 appearances so far this season. He is 3.85 to score at any time against Chelsea.

 

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