Rubin Kazan v Chelsea Betting: 10 Vital Statistics


10. Chelsea take a 3-1 advantage Russia for their quarter-final second leg with Rubin Kazan hoping to make the Europa League semis for the first time. A win, draw or defeat by one goal will see them through and they are 1.12 to do so.

9. Kazan need to score twice to stand any chance of progression and have won their last two home games 2-0. A repeat scoreline is available at 12.50.

8. The Russian outfit played out a 0-0 draw away to Kuban Krasnodar at the weekend, their fourth blank in 10 games. Chelsea are 3.20 to keep a clean sheet.

7. Fernando Torres scored twice for Chelsea in the first leg last week, his first brace in a blue shirt since early December. The Spanish striker is 7.00 to net two again.

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6. Bibras Natkho netted his 10th goal of the season at Stamford Bridge but only his second in 13 games. The Israeli is 5.75 to score once more.

5. Chelsea have won five of their last six games yet haven’t won away from home in four, since a 1-0 Europa League result at Sparta Prague. The Blues are 2.75 to win on Thursday.

4. Rafael Benitez’s men have scored in each of their last eight games, winning just two with a clean sheet. The Blues are 4.50 to win without conceding.

3. Kazan defender Pablo Orbaiz picked up his fourth yellow card of the season against Chelsea last week, his first in 19 games. The Spaniard is 1.20 not to receive a card on Thursday.

2. Turkish midfielder Gokdeniz Karadeniz has played more Europa League minutes this season than any other player on either side (886). The midfielder has scored three times, made two assists and is 6.00 to net again.

1. John Terry picked up his first booking of the season against Kazan last week, his first yellow since Chelsea’s 4-1 defeat at Liverpool back in May 2012. A price of 10.00 is available for Terry to get booked and the Blues lose.