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Check out all the vital statistics concerning the two sides' players ahead of this weekend's Premier League meeting at the Britannia Stadium

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Chelsea vs Schalke and Manchester City vs Bayern Munich - Champions League live

Follow all of the updates from a crucial night of Champions League action

Schalke vs Chelsea: Champions League match preview

A look ahead to tonight's match at the Veltins-Arena

Petr Cech transfer news: Chelsea goalkeeper prepared to stay until the summer

Cech wants to move to a club where he will be first choice

Schalke vs Chelsea: Champions League video preview

Video: Jack de Menezes and Tom Sheen look ahead to the game between Schalke and Chelsea in Group G

Petr Cech vs Thibaut Courtois: Statistics show the Czech was better for Chelsea last season than the Belgian has been so far this year

ANALYSIS: Mourinho could be making an error going with the younger man

Premier League weekend review: Arsenal fall to United smash and grab, Chelsea remain unbeaten while Liverpool falter at Selhurst again

Video: The Independent looks back at the major headlines from the weekend's Premier League action

Schalke vs Chelsea: Roberto Di Matteo says he is not out for 'revenge' against former club

Italian led Chelsea to Champions League win but was sacked just five months later

Wayne Rooney and James Wilson applaud the travelling Manchester United fans

Manchester United named Premier League's loudest fans despite late push by Chelsea according to 'Smart Meter' app

Manchester United's fans can lay claim to being the loudest in the Premier League, although Jose Mourinho's criticism spurred the Chelsea faithful on to give them a real run for their money this weekend.

Chelsea vs West Brom: Jose Mourinho turns on ‘Dr Sergio Ramos’ in Spanish spat

Blues boss sarcastically responds to Spaniard's comments over Costa's fitness

Chelsea vs West Brom: Jose Mourinho 'sorry' for criticism of the crowd... but knows it paid off

Stamford Bridge faithful much louder than when they last played

Arsenal vs Manchester United live: Danny Welbeck and Robin van Persie faces former clubs as Louis van Gaal reverts to three-man defence

Follow the day's Premier League action with six matches kicking off at 3pm and a massive clash between Arsenal and Manchester United at the Emirates later

Petr Cech to Arsenal: Gunners lead chase for £7m Chelsea goalkeeper - reports

Long-serving keeper wants to leave Stamford Bridge after losing No 1 shirt

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