Statistical Preview: Chelsea Vs Bayern Munich.

Article published on 2012-05-17 by ChelseaStats of TheChels.co.uk | Share on Twitter |

Chelsea face Bayern Munich for the 3rd time in all competitions, The Blues have won 1 (50.00%), drawn 0 (0.00%) and lost 1 (50.00%) of the previous 2 matches. Chelsea have scored 6 goals against Bayern Munich, averaging 3.00 goals per game (gpg) and have conceded 5 times (2.50 gpg). The Blues have kept 0 (0.00%) clean sheets and have failed to score 0 (0.00%) times.

Compared to in the Champions League as a whole where Chelsea have won 60 (51.28%), drawn 34 (29.06%) and lost 23 (19.66%). Chelsea have scored 186 goals in the competition (1.59 gpg), The Blues have conceded 96 times (0.82 gpg). The Blues have kept 55 (47.01%) clean sheets and have failed to score in 24 (20.51%) attempts.

The UEFA have appointed Portuguese official Pedro Proença as the man in charge for Chelsea’s Champions League final against Bayern Munich.

English clubs are undefeated in 7 matches under this referee (5 wins, 2 draws), whilst Bayern Munich have lost both their previous matches with Proença at the whistle.

Antonio José da Silva Garrido is the only other Portuguese referee to have been in charge of a Champions League final. With him in charge in 1980, and on that day an English club (Nottingham Forest) were victorious over a German club (Hamburger SV).

Chelsea’s last trip to Germany was a 2-1 group stage defeat to Leverkusen.

Chelsea vs German Teams.

Date Comp Opp Loc Res For Against Att
2007-11-06 UCL SCHALKE 04 A D 0 0 53,951
2007-10-24 UCL SCHALKE 04 H W 2 0 40,910
2006-11-22 UCL WERDER BREMEN A L 0 1 40,000
2006-09-12 UCL WERDER BREMEN H W 2 0 32,135
2005-04-12 UCL BAYERN MUNICH A L 2 3 59,000
2005-04-06 UCL BAYERN MUNICH H W 4 2 42,500
2004-03-09 UCL VFB STUTTGART H D 0 0 36,657
2004-02-25 UCL VFB STUTTGART A W 1 0 50,000
1999-11-03 UCL HERTHA BERLIN H W 2 0 33,600
1999-09-21 UCL HERTHA BERLIN A L 1 2 55,541
1998-05-13 ECWC VFB STUTTGART N W 1 0 30,216
1966-03-29 FAIRS 1860 MUNICH H W 1 0 42,224
1966-03-15 FAIRS 1860 MUNICH A D 2 2 11,000
2011-09-13 UCL BAYER LEVERKUSEN H W 2 0 33,820
2011-11-23 UCL BAYER LEVERKUSEN A L 1 2 28,551

 

Chelsea have beaten a German side in a European final, however, when Zola’s goal was the difference as Chelsea won the European Cup Winners Cup in 1998

Chelsea’s last European final was a 1-1 Draw with Manchester United, with the blues missing out on a penalty shoot-out. Roberto Di Matteo has said his players have been practising penalties all season, but nobody will facing taking on the Germans from 18 yards.