London rivals Chelsea and Tottenham face off this weekend in a huge clash in the Premier League title race.
Both sides have been good so far this season and Sunday’s derby will be a major test of their title credentials.
Frank Lampard will take on his former boss Jose Mourinho at Stamford Bridge and both will be eager for a victory.
Chelsea beat Newcastle last weekend and have been impressive in recent weeks.
Meanwhile, league leaders Tottenham claimed a stunning win over Manchester City and have claimed four league victories on the bounce.
Chelsea v Tottenham: Date and kick-off time
This match will be held at Stamford Bridge on Sunday, November 29 and will kick-off at 4:30pm.
These two only met in September with Tottenham winning their League Cup fourth round tie on penalties.
This fixture finished 2-1 to Chelsea last season with Olivier Giroud and Marcos Alonso on target.
Chelsea v Tottenham: TV channel and live stream
The game is being broadcast on Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports Premier League from 4pm.
Sky Sports customers can live stream this via the app using their mobile, tablet or computer devices.
If not, you can purchase a Sky Sports Day Pass from NowTV for £8.99.
Chelsea v Tottenham: Team news
Chelsea could have a fully fit squad to pick from with the news that Christian Pulisic should be fit.
The USA international has been sidelined for a month with a hamstring injury but Frank Lampard has said he has made good progress recently and could feature.
Kai Havertz and Thiago Silva were rested in last weekend’s win at Newcastle and will likely return.
For Tottenham, Matt Doherty missed their win over Manchester City last weekend due to a positive COVID-19 test but should be back on Sunday.
However, Toby Alderweireld will miss the next few weeks with the groin issue he picked up while facing City.
Dele Alli was superb in the Europa League in midweek and is pushing for a Premier League return.
Chelsea v Tottenham: Match stats and facts
- Chelsea have won their last three Premier League games against Spurs, more than they had in their previous eight against them (W2 D2 L4). They last won more consecutively against them in the competition between January 2000 and March 2002 (six games).
- Tottenham have won just one of their last 34 away games against Chelsea in all competitions (D11 L22), losing the last three in a row since a 3-1 victory in April 2018.
- Spurs have kept just one clean sheet in their last 17 away matches against Chelsea in all competitions, a 0-0 draw in March 2012.
- Chelsea (7, level with Southampton) and Tottenham (8) are on the current longest unbeaten runs in the Premier League, with Spurs one of three sides with a 100% away record in the competition so far this term.
- Since the start of 2018-19, Chelsea have won eight of their 10 home London derbies in the Premier League (D1 L1), dropping points in consecutive games last season against West Ham (0-1) and Arsenal (2-2).
- Tottenham have won all four of their Premier League away games so far this season – only four teams have ever won their first five on the road in a Premier League campaign (Newcastle in 1994-95, Charlton in 2005-06, Chelsea in 2008-09 and Man City in 2017-18). Meanwhile, Spurs have only done this once in their top-flight history, doing so in their last title winning season of 1960-61.
- Tottenham are looking to win five consecutive Premier League games for the first time since December 2018. The Lilywhites will have been top of the Premier League table for at least seven days this season, more than they had in their previous 10 campaigns combined (6 days between 2010-11 and 2019-20).
- Tottenham boss José Mourinho has lost both of his Premier League meetings with Chelsea manager Frank Lampard – the Portuguese has never lost three consecutive league matches against the same manager or club before.
- Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham is looking to score in three consecutive Premier League games for the first time since September 2019. He’s scored 18 Premier League goals since the start of last season, twice as many as any other player for the Blues.
- Tottenham striker Harry Kane has been involved in 16 Premier League goals this season (7 goals, 9 assists), more than any other player. He’s averaging a goal or assist every 50 minutes so far in the competition this term.