Chelsea 2-2 Southampton Highlights
Chelsea’s poor home record under Rafael Benitez continues as Southampton battle back from 2-0 down to snatch a point.
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Venue: Stamford Bridge
Date: Wednesday, 16 January, 2013
Kick off: 19:45 GMT
1-0 Ba 25′
2-0 Hazard 45′
2-1 Lambert 58′
2-2 Puncheon 75′
Chelsea have won their last five league and cup games against Southampton, scoring a total of 15 goals.
Saints’ last win against the Blues was a 4-2 victory at Stamford Bridge on New Year’s Day 2002 when James Beattie scored twice for the visitors.
The Blues have failed to score in four of their last six league and cup games at Stamford Bridge.
However, in the two matches in which they did score they netted a total of 14 goals (against Nordsjaelland and Aston Vila).
They last lost back-to-back Premier League home games in November 2011, when they were beaten by Arsenal and then Liverpool.
Chelsea have not lost a Premier League home match against a newly-promoted club since a 1-0 defeat to Charlton in 2001, a run of 34 matches.
Frank Lampard has scored seven goals in his last eight Premier League starts.
The Saints have lost two of their last 11 league games (W4, D5, L2).
Rickie Lambert has netted in four of their previous five away league games, including the last three.
Southampton could record back-to-back away wins in the Premier League for the first time since September 2001, when they won at Bolton and then Middlesbrough.