Opta Stats: Hull City v Chelsea

Two teams with very different reasons for wanting all three points meet when Hull host Chelsea. Opta crunches the numbers so you don’t have to.

Chelsea have won nine and lost none of the last 11 meetings in all competitions against Hull City. They are 1.491/2 to win.

Loic Remy has scored three goals in three Barclays Premier League appearances against Hull. Remy is 2.77/4 to score.

Didier Drogba has scored three goals in four Premier League games against the Tigers. Drogba is 2.8815/8 to find the net.

Eden Hazard has scored in the last two Premier League meetings with Hull City. Hazard is 2.77/4 to add to his tally.

Chelsea have lost just two of their last 17 Premier League away matches (W11 D4 L2). The draw is 4.57/2.

Following a run of just one win in 11 Premier League home games (W1 D3 L7), Hull City have won three and lost just one of the last five at the KC Stadium. A Hull win is 9.08/1.

Cesc Fabregas has scored or assisted 86 goals in the opening half of the campaign over the last six seasons, but only 33 from New Year’s Day to the end of the season over the same period. Under 2.5 goals is 1.794/5.

Chelsea have seen more opposition players sent off than any other team in the top flight this season (7). The likely odds of a player being sent off are 5.04/1.

Only Eden Hazard (79) has created more scoring chances for team-mates than Cesc Fabregas in the Premier League (74) this season. Over 2.5 goals is 2.186/5.