Chelsea will be looking to continue their winning run in the English Premier League when they travel to Watford on Saturday evening.
The Blues have won their last four matches in the English Premier League and are now cemented in the UEFA Champions League qualification positions.
Their latest fixture comes against the division’s bottom club. Ahead of the match, we take a look back at the history books as we summarise Watford v Chelsea ‘in numbers’.
15 – Chelsea currently lead Watford by 15 points in the English Premier League table
5 – The Blues have won five of their last six matches against The Hornets
1 – Watford have beaten Chelsea just once in 16 meetings in all competitions
27 – Three goals in 27 second half minutes helped Chelsea to a 3-0 victory over Watford at Stamford Bridge in May
0 – Chelsea fielded a starting XI which included no English players when they last faced Watford in May
6 – Chelsea have scored in each of their last six meetings against Watford
2018 – Chelsea’s last defeat at Vicarage Road came in 2018 when they lost 4-1
35 – Chelsea’s 3-0 victory over Watford at Stamford Bridge in May saw the two sides share 35 efforts on goal
10 – Number 10 Eden Hazard netted both goals as Chelsea won 2-1 at Watford last season
1970 – Chelsea and Watford did not meet for the first time until 1970 when The Blues were 5-1 winners in the FA Cup.
Saturday’s meeting is scheduled to kick-off at 5.30pm and will be screened live on Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports Premier League channels.