PMB: Wolves v Chelsea - the numbers


Our build-up to the FA Cup fifth round continues with a selection of facts and figures from club historian Paul Dutton…

 

Chelsea in Numbers

 

Chelsea in the FA Cup

Winners: 1970, 1997, 2000, 2007, 2009, 2010, 2012

Runners-up: 1915, 1967, 1994, 2002

Semi-finalists: 1911, 1920, 1932, 1950, 1952, 1965, 1966, 1996, 2006, 2013

 

Past 10 seasons in the FA Cup

Season Round reached Defeated by
2006/07 Winners
2007/08 Quarter-final Barnsley (a)
2008/09 Winners
2009/10 Winners
2010/11 Fourth Everton (h) (penalty shoot-out)
2011/12 Winners
2012/13 Semi-final Man City (n)
2013/14 Fifth Man City (a)
2014/15 Fourth Bradford City (h)
2015/16 Quarter-final Everton (a)


Antonio Conte’s side have yet to lose outside of London this season.

Chelsea have won one of our four away games in 2017 (at Leicester), losing at Tottenham and drawing the last two at Liverpool and Burnley.

 

Chelsea’s past six games 


2016/17 scorers

Diego Costa 15, Hazard 10 (2 pens), Pedro 9, Willian 7, Batshuayi 5 (1 pen), Cahill 5, Alonso 4, Fabregas 4, Moses 4, Azpilicueta 1, David Luiz 1, Ivanovic 1, Kante 1, own goal 1

MILESTONES

If selected, Cesc Fabregas will make his 100th Chelsea start in all competitions.

 

WOLVES IN NUMBERS


Formed 1877 as St Luke’s FC

 

Wanderers in the FA Cup

Winners: 1893, 1908, 1949, 1960

Runners-up: 1889, 1896, 1921, 1939

Semi-finalists: 1890, 1951, 1973, 1979, 1981, 1998

 

Wolves have been eliminated from the FA Cup at Molineux in seven of the past 11 seasons.

Wolves have beaten Premier League Stoke and Liverpool away in this season’s FA Cup.

Paul Lambert’s side have lost seven of their past 10 home games in all competitions, winning two.

Wolves have kept one clean sheet at Molineux since 16 August (14 games). 


Past 10 seasons in the FA Cup

Season Round reached Defeated by
2006/07 4th round West Brom (h)
2007/08 5th round Cardiff (a)
2008/09 4th round Middlesbrough (h)
2009/10 4th round Crystal Palace (a)
2010/11 4th round Stoke (h)
2011/12 3rd round Birmingham (h)
2012/13 3rd round Luton (a)
2013/14 1st round Oldham (h)
2014/15 3rd round Fulham (h)
2015/16 3rd round West Ham (a)


Past 10 league seasons

2006/07 5th Championship
2007/08 7th Championship
2008/09 1st Championship
2009/10 15th Premier League
2010/11 17th Premier League
2011/12 20th Premier League
2012/13 23rd Championship
2013/14 1st League 1
2014/15 7th Championship
2015/16 14th Championship

Head Coach Paul Lambert

Days in charge: 105

Played 18

Won 7

Drawn 3

Lost 8

Laat six results
21 JanNorwich (a)L 1-3
28 JanLiverpool (a) FA CupW 2-1
31 JanBarnsley (a)W 3-1
04 FebBurton (a)L 1-2
11 FebNewcastle (h)L 0-1
14 FebWigan (h)L 0-1


2016/17 scorers all competitions

Helder Costa 10 (3 pens), Edwards 9, Cavaleiro 4 (1 pen), Doherty 4, Mason 4, Bodvarsson 2, Hause 2, Oniangue 2, Teixeira 2, Batth 1, Coady 1, G Saville 1, Stearman 1, Wallace 1, Weimann 1, own goal 1.

 

CHAMPIONSHIP TABLE

Pld GD Pts
1 Newcastle 31 35 66
2 Brighton 31 26 65
3 Huddersfield 31 7 61
4 Reading 32 6 60
5 Leeds 32 11 57
6 Sheffield Wed 31 10 55
7 Norwich 32 12 51
8 Fulham 31 15 49
9 Barnsley 32 6 49
10 Preston 32 4 48
11 Derby 31 7 47
12 Cardiff 32 -7 42
13 Ipswich 32 -7 40
14 Birmingham 32 -11 40
15 Brentford 31 -1 37
16 Aston Villa 31 -6 36
17 Nottm Forest 32 -11 36
18 Wolves 31 -4 35
19 QPR 31 -14 34
20 Bristol City 31 -4 32
22 Burton 31 -14 31
21 Wigan 31 -9 29
23 Blackburn 31 -13 29
24 Rotherham 32 -38 17

 

WOLVES' JANUARY MOVES

In

Helder Costa      Benfica

Ben Marshall     Blackburn

Duckens Nazon Kerala Blasters

Andreas Weimann    Derby, loan

 

Out

Connor Hunte   released

Ola John      Deportivo La Coruna, loan

Prince Oniangue             Bastia, loan

Jed Wallace       Millwall, loan

Sylvain Deslandes           Bury, loan

Will Randall       Walsall, loan

Aaron Simpson   Portsmouth, loan

Joao Teixeira     Nottingham Forest, loan
 


THE MAN IN THE MIDDLE 

Referee Jon Moss takes charge of his fourth Chelsea away game this season. He previously officiated our victories at Watford, Middlesbrough and Crystal Palace.


OTHERWISE ENGAGED

There are no suspensions.
 

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