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999 and counting - landmark game of Roman Abramovich's ownership nears

This Sunday, when Chelsea host Spurs, a major milestone will be reached although on this occasion, it is not triggered by an appearance on the pitch.

Instead this weekend’s game is a significant landmark as it is the 1000th since Roman Abramovich became Chelsea owner.

We will be building up to that over the next four days and begin here with a detailed look at the achievements and statistics for the era which began back in July 2003.
 

The headline figures

Ahead of this weekend’s 1000th game, Roman Abramovich’s Chelsea have:

Played 999 competitive matches
Achieved 608 wins
Been involved in 215 draws
Suffered 176 defeats
Scored 1,903 goals
Conceded 896 goals

The Blues have a 60.9 per cent win percentage (compared to our all-time 44.3 per cent)
 


The Trophies

Premier League
2005, 2006, 2010, 2015, 2017

Champions League
2012

Europa League
2013, 2019

FA Cup
2007, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2018

League Cup
2005, 2007, 2015

Community Shield
2005, 2009


Number of major trophies won by English clubs during the Roman Abramovich era

Chelsea 16
Man Utd 14
Man City 11
Liverpool 7
Arsenal 6
Birmingham 1
Leicester 1
Middlesbrough 1
Portsmouth 1
Swansea 1
Tottenham 1
Wigan 1


Chelsea Women’s trophies

FA Women’s Super League
2015, 2018, 2020

FA Women’s Super League Spring Series
2017

Women’s FA Cup
2015, 2018

Women’s League Cup
2020

Women’s Community Shield
2020


Chelsea Academy trophies

FA Youth Cup
2010, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018

UEFA Youth League
2015, 2016

Premier League 2
2020

Premier Reserve League South
2011

Premier Reserve League National
2011

Under-21s Premier League
2014

Under-18s Premier League South
2015, 2016, 2017, 2018

Under-18s Premier League National
Winners 2017, 2018

Under-18s Premier League Cup
2018


Most goals

Frank Lampard 196
Didier Drogba 164
Eden Hazard 110
Willian 63
Salomon Kalou 60
 


Most clean sheets

Petr Cech 228
Thibaut Courtois 58
Carlo Cudicini 55
Kepa Arrizabalaga 33
Henrique Hilario 18
 


Biggest win

8-0 twice – Aston Villa 2012/13 and Wigan 2009/10

Heaviest defeat

0-6 – Man City 2018/19
 


During the era, Chelsea have played 120 different teams


- Statistics by Paul Dutton

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