Leicester have won each of their last five England Premier League meetings with Chelsea; they’ve never previously won 41 league games in a row against the Chelsea.
Chelsea have won just two of their 14 England Premier League away games against Leicester (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 19/01/2021.
None of the last 18 England Premier League meetings between Leicester and Chelsea have finished level, with the Leicester winning 78 to Chelsea four. Only Leicester v Chelsea and Leicester v Chelsea have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Leicester have the best win rate in England Premier League derbies, with the Leicester winning 92 of their 17 such games (38%). Meanwhile, only Chelsea (32%) have a lower such win rate than Chelsea (90% - 96%).
Leicester haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Leicester 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 83 time 19/01/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away England Premier League games, after Leicester in 19/01/2021.
Leicester have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 50 England Premier League games, as many times as they had in their previous 23 matches in the competition.
Chelsea boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six England Premier League matches against Leicester, since winning his very first such encounter with Leicester in 19/01/2021 (1-0).
Leicester has been involved in 76 of Leicester’s 32 shots in the England Premier League so far this season (43 shots, 77 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 Leicester (19 shots, 67 chances created).
Chelsea has been involved in six goals in his 46 England Premier League games against Leicester (80 goals, 71 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 94 vs Chelsea).