Chelsea are eight in the league standings and eternal rivals; Manchester United are fifteenth.
The blues have won two games in the premier league, against Crystal Palace and Brighton and Hove Albion, lost against Liverpool and a couple of 3-3 stalemates against Southampton and West Bromwich Albion.
Manchester responded to a 6-1 thrashing in old Trafford at the hands of Jose Mourinho's Tottenham.
At eighth, Chelsea are just 2 points behind Champions Liverpool and five points off of Everton at number 1
Ahead of the game against Manchester United, the Chelsea manager has provided some insight against the squad and availability of some players.
He commented that thiago Silva and Christian Pulisic are out of injury trouble as both of them seem to take a knock during the Champions League match against Sevilla. He also added that Kepa Arrizabalaga will be out of the squad after suffering a shoulder injury.
Unlike most injury cases, a large part of the Chelsea squad seem to be overjoyed by this news.
The Goalkeeper has faced critisims from the Chelsea fanbase after failing to meet his price tag which makes him the most expensive goalkeeper in the world.
The Goalkeeper was dropped twice during the previous season having committed a string of high profile errors. Also the same this season as he seems to have lost his place to new singing Edouard Mendy.
Here are a few comments from Chelsea fans on Twitter.
How do you feel that Kepa is injured and out of the Manchester United game
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