It’s again that time of the year when the two heavyweights of English football Manchester United and Chelsea lock horns in the Premier League. In the race for top 4, fellow top 4 contenders Liverpool FC thumped West Ham United and moved ahead of United to the 2nd spot for the time being. With 3 points separating the two sides, Sunday’s clash at the Theatre of Dreams will literally be a 6 pointer affair in the race for a Champions League spot next season.
Manchester United vs Chelsea FC Injuries And Suspensions:
Both the teams will be without a handful of notable absentees on Sunday.
Manchester United will be without the midfielders Ander Herrera(Hamstring) and Marouane Fellaini(Meniscus) alongside defenders Phil Jones(Unspecified), Daley Blind(Ankle) and Marcos Rojo(Knock). They will also miss star striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic, who just returned to training after a hamstring injury.
Chelsea will miss defender David Luiz(Ankle) and midfielders Ross Barkley(Hamstring) and Tiemoue Bakayoko(Knock).
Manchester United vs Chelsea FC Probable Lineups:
Manchester United vs Chelsea FC Last Meeting:
In their last clash at the Stamford Bridge Chelsea FC got the better of Manchester United courtesy of a brilliant Alvaro Morata header.
Manchester United vs Chelsea FC Key Players:
Alexis Sanchez, Anthony Martial and Jesse Lingard, alongside the former Chelsea FC duo of Nemanja Matic and Romelu Lukaku, will be the most key men for the hosts.
For the visitors Alvaro Morata, N’golo Kante and Eden Hazard will be the most important players to watch out for.
Manchester United vs Chelsea FC head to head stats:
|Manchester United won:||76|
|Chelsea FC won:||53|
Manchester United vs Chelsea FC Current Form (In All Competitions):
Manchester United: D-W-L-W-L.
Chelsea FC: D-W-W-L-L.
Manchester United vs Chelsea FC Betting Odds (Subject To Change):
United win: 13/10
Chelsea win: 23/10
Manchester United vs Chelsea FC Live Streaming:
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