Stats: Are Tottenham Hotspur better than Chelsea in any area?

Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur will meet in the London derby in the Premier League tonight.

Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur will lock horns at Stamford Bridge in the Premier League tonight.

While the Blues will head into the encounter are league leaders, their London rivals Spurs currently find themselves ninth in the standings.

After 13 rounds of matches in the Premier League this season, Chelsea have collected 33 points, while Tottenham have picked up 20.

The stats below show just how superior Jose Mourinho’s side are to Spurs, winning in all but one department.

  GoalsTotal ShotsOpposition ShotsAccurate PassAccurate CrossPossession PercentageDribbles WonGoals ConcededAppearances
Chelsea 30 209 138 6,156 49 56.08 169 11 13
Tottenham 18 178 155 5,228 53 54.69 161 18 13

It seems that Tottenham have been able to put in more accurate crosses than Chelsea, while the possession percentage of two teams are more or less the same.

Chelsea will be favourites to win the match tonight, but Tottenham can still stage an ‘upset’.

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