Chelsea vs Manchester United Prediction, Betting Tips and Preview
This Saturday, a true spectacle awaits the football fans as Chelsea will host Manchester United at the Stamford Bridge. The first game of the day is bound to provide the fans with lots of chances, goals, and betting opportunities.
Chelsea are placed second in the league with twenty points after the first eight rounds. So far in the season they have won six times and drawn twice. In the previous round, they managed to triumph over Southampton by the score of 0-3. The game was full of rough contact and as a result, the referee had to show six yellow cards. Hazard scored mid-first half and in the second, Barkley and Morata added a goal of their own. Morata scored in the third minute of the second-half stoppage time and with it sealed their win.
Manchester United hold the number eight spot at the table with thirteen points from four wins, a draw, and three losses. In the previous round, they ended their two-game winless streak, when they managed to triumph over Newcastle by the score of 3-2. The Reds made an incredible comeback after a two-goal deficit. Kenedy and Muto scored for Newcastle in the first half. In the second half, Manchester equalized with goals from Mata and Martial, and in the stoppage time, Alexis Sanchez got the winning goal.
When it comes to the previous matches between these two sides, the point distribution has been somewhat equal. Out of the previous five games between them, Chelsea have won three and Manchester United have won the remaining two. In just one game we have seen both teams score and in them, they averaged 1.6 goals. At home, against United, Chelsea are on a four-game winning streak. It is interesting that the three most recent matches there ended by the same result of 1-0.
Chelsea don't have lots of missing players for the match against Red Devils. Ethan Ampadu is injured and he will not play for sure. Antonio Rüdiger is not fully fit and he is doubtful for the match. All other players are fully fit and ready for this important game at Stamford Bridge.
On the other side Manchester United have lots of missing players for the match in London. Marcos Rojo and Jesse Lingard are injured and they can't play against the Blues. Alexis Sánchez, Luke Shaw, Marouane Fellaini, Ander Herrera, Nemanja Matic and Scott McTominay are not fully fit and they are doubtful for the match. All other players are available to play and all of them are highly motivated for this match.
Possible starting lineups
Chelsea: Arrizabalaga; Alonso, Luiz, Rudiger, Azpilicueta; Kovacic, Jorginho, Kante; Hazard, Giroud, Willian
Manchester United: De Gea; Valencia, Smalling, Lindelof, Shaw; Fred, Fellaini, Pogba; Rashford, Lukaku, Martial
Chelsea vs Manchester United Prediction
What a great football game to start our betting day on Saturday. Match Chelsea vs Man Utd at Stamford Bridge brings us a perfect betting opportunity and you shouldn't miss to bet on. Chelsea have kept a clean sheet in their last 4 home matches against Man Utd in all competitions and they will play strong football in defense line. Their main objective for the match will be to keep a clean sheet. Chelsea are in fine fettle and they are undefeated in their last 8 matches. On the other side Man Utd play with some oscillating in form this season, and they are under huge pressure before match in London. They will play aggressive from the first minute and will try to score.
However our prediction and betting tips for the match Chelsea vs Man Utd Prediction: Draw. We expect from both sides to score and our second betting pick for the match is Correct score 1-1. We expect both goals to see in second half time. Have a nice betting day and good luck in earning money with our football prediction and betting tips.