Chelsea prepare to entertain Everton at Stamford Bridge on Sunday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Blues are clearly on top, having won 41 and lost only 13 of the 76 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Stamford Bridge was less than a year ago, in May 2007, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a Premiership match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Sun 13 May||Chelsea||1-1||Everton||PREM|
|2006/2007||Sun 17 Dec||Everton||2 - 3||Chelsea||PREM|
|2005/2006||Mon 17 Apr||Chelsea||3 - 0||Everton||PREM|
|2005/2006||Wed 08 Feb||Chelsea||4 - 1||Everton||FAC|
|2005/2006||Sat 28 Jan||Everton||1 - 1||Chelsea||FAC|
|2005/2006||Sun 23 Oct||Everton||1 - 1||Chelsea||PREM|
|2004/2005||Sat 12 Feb||Everton||0 - 1||Chelsea||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Chelsea are unbeaten in their last six home games, but have drawn three of them. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 13 goals for the Blues, with 4 goals against.
Everton's away form is equally impressive, with a marvellous return of five wins and one defeat from the last six. Those games have seen the Toffees pummel 13 goals, and let in 5.
Chelsea sit in a healthy 4th in the league, and have picked up 24 points from their 12 games. Everton's 19 points from 12 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 8th position.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
This is certainly an intriguing match for the Blues, and one in which the FootyMad team are tentatively suggesting a drawn game. Score draw
|Chelsea||Won 3 successive home games.|
4 games since last home draw.
Unbeaten run of 10 matches.
|Everton||3 successive away victories.|
11 games since last away draw.
Won each of the previous 5 matches.
Last drawn game 12 outings ago.