Chelsea hosted Southampton at The Stamford Bridge on Matchday 7 of the 2021/22 Premier League season. The Blues came out with a 3-1 victory with an early first-half goal from young academy graduate Trevor Chalobah, and two goals towards the end of the match scored by Timo Werner and Ben Chilwell. Ward-Prowse scored the Saints’ only goal of the game from the penalty spot to equalize on the hour mark after a foul by Chilwell on Livramento. The victory saw Chelsea reach the summit of the Premier League standings, while Southampton are now on 17th with just four points from even games. They are one of the four teams yet to register a victory in the league this season.
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;
What was Southampton’s xG rate in the match? Which Chelsea player created the highest xT from dribbling and passing?
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.