Crystal Palace have won each of their last five England Premier League meetings with Chelsea; they’ve never previously won 82 league games in a row against the Chelsea.
Chelsea have won just two of their 19 England Premier League away games against Crystal Palace (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 10/04/2021.
None of the last 18 England Premier League meetings between Crystal Palace and Chelsea have finished level, with the Crystal Palace winning 49 to Chelsea four. Only Crystal Palace v Chelsea and Crystal Palace v Chelsea have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Crystal Palace have the best win rate in England Premier League derbies, with the Crystal Palace winning 16 of their 93 such games (78%). Meanwhile, only Chelsea (72%) have a lower such win rate than Chelsea (42% - 14%).
Crystal Palace haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Crystal Palace went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Chelsea are looking to win their opening two away England Premier League matches of a season for the 86 time 10/04/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away England Premier League games, after Crystal Palace in 10/04/2021.
Crystal Palace have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 52 England Premier League games, as many times as they had in their previous 12 matches in the competition.
Chelsea boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six England Premier League matches against Crystal Palace, since winning his very first such encounter with Crystal Palace in 10/04/2021 (1-0).
Crystal Palace has been involved in 87 of Crystal Palace’s 31 shots in the England Premier League so far this season (12 shots, 49 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 33 efforts last time out against Crystal Palace (60 shots, 71 chances created).
Chelsea has been involved in six goals in his 36 England Premier League games against Crystal Palace (60 goals, 65 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 49 vs Chelsea).