Chelsea vs Manchester United – (28/02/2021)
Chelsea matches on in style at Stamford Bridge when they host Manchester United on Sunday in the English Premier League Matchday 26 fixture.
The two performing sides will be meeting for the second time this season in the league as the reverse fixture was played back at Old Trafford last October. Chelsea maintained a high level of composure in their last encounter to share the points in a 1:1 draw. However, coming to this fixture, Chelsea has lost their last 3 home matches to Manchester United.
Taking an account of their H2H in the last 8 meetings, Chelsea have won 1 game, Manchester United won 5 and they have shared 2 draws.
Over 2.5 goals were witnessed in 4 of their last 8 games and both teams to score surfaced in 4 matches. Manchester United has gone the extra miles in keeping 4 clean sheets in these 8 games to mark their dominance.
Chelsea holds 5th place with 43 points taken from 25 league appearances. They have banged 41 goals and conceded 25.
Chelsea stunned Atletico Madrid in Spain in their most recent game in the UEFA Champions League by 1:0. They were pegged on the road in their previous game away by Southampton in a 1:1 draw.
Chelsea performances have made stronger waves and also squeeze out results. They have won 7 of their last 9 matches and drawn 2. Under 2.5 goals were seen in 7 of their last 9 games and both teams to score were witnessed on 3 occasions.
Chelsea has taken charge of their home games lately across competitions, mopping up their defense and making relentless effort to tea up goals. They have won 4 of their last 5 games and drawn 1. Both teams to score were recorded in 1 of their last 5 games and Under 2.5 goals came through in 3 matches.
Manchester United Form
Manchester United sits 2nd position after 25 matches with 49 points. They have scored 53 goals and conceded 32.
Manchester United was boring at home in their most recent match in the UEFA Champions League that saw out 0:0 draw against Real Sociedad. They defeated Newcastle at home in their previous game by 3:1.
Manchester United has pressed higher to maintain their status despite not recording stellar results. They have won 3 of their last 6 games and drawn 3. Over 2.5 goals were present in 3 of their last 5 games and both teams to score surfaced in 3 games.
Manchester United away matches have shown signs of inconsistencies notwithstanding they have exhibited caution to stay grounded. They have won 5 of their last 9 games and drawn 4. Under 2.5 goals were recorded in 5 of their last 9 matches and both teams to score were seen in 4 games.
Tip: 5 Most Important Facts About the Match
1. Manchester United have kept 4 clean sheets in their last 9 away games.
2. Chelsea have scored at least 2 goals in 4 of their last 5 home games.
3. Chelsea remain undefeated in their last 9 consecutive matches across all competitions.
4. Chelsea have won 1 of their last 5 meetings against Manchester United
5. Manchester United have conceded only 2 goals in their last 5 games.
Conclusion Tip: Chelsea vs Manchester United
Chelsea has won matches succinctly and also conceded fewer goals while Manchester United has grown strong in their away games. Manchester United double chance and both teams to score should be considered. ACCA of Manchester United double chance and both teams to score should come close.
Results of Previous Clashes
Chelsea vs Manchester United 0:0
Chelsea vs Manchester United 3:1
Chelsea vs Manchester United 0:2
Chelsea vs Manchester United 1:2
Chelsea vs Manchester United 0:4