Chelsea 1-0 Stoke Highlights
Ashley Cole was the unlikely hero as Chelsea scored a dramatic late winner to finally breach Stoke’s resistance.
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Venue: Stamford Bridge
Date: Saturday, 15 September
Kick off: 15:00
1-0 A. Cole 85′
Stoke have not won at Stamford Bridge in the league since a 1-0 victory on 27 April 1974 (in the old Division One).
Chelsea are unbeaten in their eight Premier League games against Stoke (W6, D2), and have scored 17 goals to Stoke’s three.
The Blues have not recorded back-to-back goalless draws in Premier League matches since September 2004, when they were held by Aston Villa and then Tottenham.
The Blues have won five of their last six Premier League games at Stamford Bridge.
John Terry has scored 49 goals for Chelsea in all competitions.
The Potters have gone 10 league games without a victory – their longest winless run in the Premier League. They last collected three points on 7 April, when they beat Wolves 2-1.
They have drawn seven of their last eight Premier League games (D7, L1), including the last five dating back to last season.
Stoke are the second team to draw their opening four Premier League games, after Crystal Palace in 1992-93. No team has drawn their first five Premier League matches.
Peter Crouch has scored in the Potters’ last three league and cup games.
Six of the eight league goals scored by or against Stoke this season have come from set-pieces.