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Manchester United vs Chelsea: Team News and Preview

The teams of Manchester United and Chelsea will face each other on Sunday at Wembley Stadium in London for their semi-final in the FA Cup. The Red Devils eliminated Wolverhampton, Tranmere, Derby and Norwich on their way to Wembley, while Chelsea went through Nottingham, Hull City, Liverpool and Leicester.

Manchester United vs Chelsea Head to Head

Last game between the teams: 17.02.2020 Premier League: Chelsea – Manchester United 0:2; Anthony Martial 45’, Harry Maguire 66’


Worth mentioning: Manchester United recorded a 2:0 win at Stamford Bridge in the last meeting against Chelsea, back in February. The Red Devils are on a run of three consecutive victories in the Head-to-head clashes and are unbeaten in six.

Two of the last five matches between Manchester United and Chelsea featured over 3 goals and also two witnessed goals at both ends. The Blues were unable to score more than a goal in those encounters, totaling just two, as United managed to keep three clean sheets.

Manchester United vs Chelsea Stats

Last game Manchester United: 16.07.2020 Premier League: Crystal Palace – Manchester United 0:2; Marcus Rashford 45’, Anthony Martial 78’.

Top performers Manchester United: Marcus Rashford 17 goals 7 assists, Anthony Martial 17 goals 5 assists, Mason Greenwood 9 goals 1 assist.


Last game Chelsea: 14.07.2020 Premier League: Chelsea – Norwich 1:0; Olivier Giroud 45’.

Top performers Chelsea: Tammy Abraham 14 goals 3 assists, Willian 9 goals 7 assists, Christian Pulisic 8 goals 3 assists.


Worth mentioning: Manchester United returned to winning ways with a 0:2 victory away to Crystal Palace on Thursday. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s team is undefeated in the last nineteen matches across all competitions (13 W/6 D).

The Red Devils became the first team in the Premier League history to win three consecutive matches with a three goal difference. Four of their last five games produced over 3 goals, while two saw both involved sides to score. With the draw in their last home game, Manchester United ended a run of five straight wins at Old Trafford.

Chelsea recorded a slender 1:0 win over Norwich on Tuesday at Stamford Bridge. No draw has been registered in the team’s last eleven encounters. Four of the previous five Chelsea matches featured over 3 goals, while two witnessed goals at both ends. The Blues won three of their previous five away games.

Manchester United vs Chelsea Team News

Missing players Manchester United: Axel Tuanzebe and Phil Jones are injured. Brandon Williams and Luke Shaw are doubtful.

Missing players Chelsea: Ngolo Kante is doubtful.


Manchester United vs Chelsea Predictions

Manchester United 3-1 Chelsea

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