1 - #ENG are the first host nation to exit a @rugbyworldcup tournament in the Pool Stages. Whimper. 10 hours ago

275 - Nemanja Matic today became the 275th substitute in Premier League history to subsequently be subbed off . Hooked. 12 hours ago

5 - Jose Mourinho has lost five of his last 10 Premier League games. Before that he'd lost only five of the previous 59. Fade. 12 hours ago

7 - Today is only Jose Mourinho's seventh home league defeat as a manager and equals his worst result (Madrid 1-3 Barcelona). Humbled. 12 hours ago

3 - Today is the first time Jose Mourinho has seen an away team score more than twice at Stamford Bridge in the PL. History. 12 hours ago

6 - Chelsea have conceded as many goals in their last four PL home games as they had in the previous 14 at Stamford Bridge. Breached. 13 hours ago

0 - Arsenal are the only team to play Chelsea in the Premier League this season & not score against them. Grudge. 13 hours ago

8 - Chelsea have conceded at least two goals in seven of their eight Premier League games this season. Crumbling. 13 hours ago

2 - Chelsea have kept only two clean sheets in 12 matches this season (all competitions). Tracking. 13 hours ago

15 - Chelsea have now conceded 15 PL goals this season, as many as they let in under Jose Mourinho in the whole of 2004-05. Loose. 13 hours ago

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