Stat attack: Wigan v Chelsea

Action from Wigan v Chelsea last season. Photo: PA
  • There were 16 goals scored from outside the box at the DW Stadium last season, the most at any Premier League ground.
  • The Latics scored 31% of their total goal haul from outside the box, the highest proportion of any team in the top flight.
  • Wigan have lost just two of their last 11 Premier League games (W7 D2 L2), but one of those was a 1-2 defeat by Chelsea.
  • Chelsea have won 11 and lost just one of 14 Premier League meetings with Wigan.
  • Chelsea enjoyed their joint-biggest win away from home in Premier League history when they won 6-0 at Wigan in August 2010.
  • Wigan have lost just one of their last eight Premier League games at the DW Stadium and won the last four in a row.
  • Chelsea have won just one of their last nine Premier League away games (W1 D4 L4).
  • The Londoners have picked up just two more points than Wigan (30 to 28) in the calendar year 2012.
  • Wigan conceded more fouls than any other team in the 2011-12 Premier League (455).
  • Chelsea conceded more goals in the final 15 minutes of matches than any other team in the top flight last season (20).

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