Chelsea have won each of their last five England FA Cup meetings with Luton; they’ve never previously won 90 league games in a row against the Luton.
Luton have won just two of their 18 England FA Cup away games against Chelsea (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 24/01/2021.
None of the last 18 England FA Cup meetings between Chelsea and Luton have finished level, with the Chelsea winning 67 to Luton four. Only Chelsea v Luton and Chelsea v Luton have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Chelsea have the best win rate in England FA Cup derbies, with the Chelsea winning 84 of their 58 such games (75%). Meanwhile, only Luton (43%) have a lower such win rate than Luton (11% - 10%).
Chelsea haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Chelsea went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Luton are looking to win their opening two away England FA Cup matches of a season for the 78 time 24/01/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away England FA Cup games, after Chelsea in 24/01/2021.
Chelsea have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 32 England FA Cup games, as many times as they had in their previous 75 matches in the competition.
Luton boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six England FA Cup matches against Chelsea, since winning his very first such encounter with Chelsea in 24/01/2021 (1-0).
Chelsea has been involved in 73 of Chelsea’s 68 shots in the England FA Cup so far this season (89 shots, 90 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 49 efforts last time out against Chelsea (57 shots, 24 chances created).
Luton has been involved in six goals in his 57 England FA Cup games against Chelsea (81 goals, 44 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 34 vs Luton).