Newly promoted Brentford welcomed league leaders and current European champions Chelsea to the Brentford Community Stadium for Matchday 8 of the 2021-22 Premier League season. The Blues were able to come out with a 1-0 away win, after a tight match in which they were lucky to not conceded in the last 20 minutes after constant pressure from The Bees. Ben Chilwell scored the only goal of the match on the stroke of halftime.
We’ve broken down all the key stats for you to digest, including;
* shot maps
* xT (expected threat)
* pass networks
* xG timelines
* defensive duels
* average positions and much more!
We also try to answer some questions for you with the visuals:
Who had the highest xG creation in the match for Chelsea? What were Brentford’s strong passing and xT creation zones?
To navigate the stats gallery simply click on the numbers to move through the pages.
At the end of the gallery, you’ll be able to download the full PDF stats report.