Chelsea vs Steaua Bucharest – 10 Vital Statistics


10. Chelsea beat Steaua Bucharest 4-0 in the reverse fixture in October, the third time they have scored four or more in a Champions League game since winning the title in May 2012. Chelsea are 10.00 to repeat that result.

Watch the goals from that game here:

 

9. Steaua have not won in the group stage of the Champions League in 22 games, since a 4-1 result against Dynamo Kiev in September 2006. They are 17.00 to beat Chelsea.
 
8. Bucharest have never won in England (W0 D2 L6). Chelsea are 1.19 to win and finish top of the group.
 
7. Chelsea have finished top of their Champions League group in seven of their last 10 seasons. Jose Mourinho’s men are 16.00 to win the tournament.
 
6. The Blues’ 3-2 loss to Stoke at the weekend was their third defeat in eight games and the second consecutive time Mourinho’s side have conceded three goals. Steaua are 1.94 to score at Stamford Bridge.
 
5. Steaua, meanwhile, continued their run of draws at the weekend that now stretches to six in a row. Five of these six games have finished 1-1 and a repeat scoreline on Wednesday is available at 11.00.
 
4. Midfielder Ramires scored twice during Chelsea’s 4-0 win in Bucharest, the Brazilian’s only goals of the season bar one at Swindon in the League Cup. Ramires is 4.60 to score.
 
3. Chelsea restricted Steaua to just six shots to their 17 in Bucharest. The Blues are 1.80 to win without conceding at Stamford Bridge.
 
2. Andre Schurrle scored twice for Chelsea at the weekend, his first goals in a Blues shirt since his maiden strike against Manchester City in late October. Schurrle is 2.90 to score.
 
1. Chelsea have conceded in six of nine home games this season while Steaua have scored in their last seven road trips. Steaua are 10.00 to score in both halves at the Bridge.