Chelsea face Watford in the English Premier League tomorrow in a fixture which could be pivotal to their UEFA Champions League qualification hopes.

The Blues are likely to need just four points from their final two matches to secure their return to European football’s premier competition next season.

Ahead of the match, we take a look back at the history books as we summarise Chelsea’s previous meetings with Watford in numbers.

18 – The two sides go into the match separated by 18 points in the English Premier League table with Chelsea fourth and Watford 10th

10 – Chelsea’s number 10, Eden Hazard, netted both goals as The Blues won 2-1 in the reverse fixture at Vicarage Road in December

1986 – Watford have not won at Stamford Bridge since May 1986 when they beat The Blues 5-1

100 – Eden Hazard netted his 100th Chelsea goal against Watford at Vicarage Road in December

3 – Watford have scored at least two goals on each of their last three visits to Stamford Bridge

1 – Watford have recorded just one victory over Chelsea in 15 attempts. That win came last season when they defeated The Blues 4-1 at Vicarage Road

65 – Chelsea had 65% of the ball as they beat Watford 2-1 at Vicarage Road in December

1970 – Despite Watford being formed in 1898 and Chelsea in 1905, the two clubs didn’t actually meet competitively until they were drawn together in the FA Cup semi-finals in 1970

6 – There have been just six draws in 34 meetings between these two sides

2 – There have only ever been two goalless games played out between these two sides, the last one coming at Vicarage Road in 2016

Sunday’s fixture is scheduled to kick-off at 2pm and will be not be screened on live television.