Chelsea vs Manchester United Prediction, Betting Tips and Preview
Chelsea and Manchester United go head to head in the Premier League on Sunday afternoon and we expect a true football battle for the points. Major bookmakers once again surprised us with very good betting odds and plenty of different games to play and therefore you should seriously consider to put this match among others on your betting tickets.
Chelsea are not in good form this season and they have already lost as many home Premier League games this season. The Blues will be desperate to bounce back in a positive manner after suffering the defeat at Roma in midweek in a Champions League. Last season, Chelsea mopped the floor with United in a 4-0 win, but the true question is can the Blues do that again?
On the other side Manchester United play very well this season and they are highly motivated for this game. Romelu Lukaku failed to score in October and it can be a problem for the Red Devils. Away from home in the Premier League they have dropped points on three occasions this season. United like to play strong football in defense line and have kept a clean sheet in 10 of their last 12 Premier League matches. The Red Devils are very dangerous on the end of the match and have scored 10 goals in the last 10 minutes of Premier League games this season.
When it comes to their mutual encounters Chelsea have lost just one of their last 15 home Premier League games against Manchester United. The Red Devils have an awful record winning away at Chelsea in the league and all players are highly motivated for this game. Manchester United have had 147 shots on goal in the Premier League this season, whilst Chelsea have had 133. Read our betting preview and take your chance to win a big with our prediction and betting tips.
Antonio Conte: "We are struggling a lot, because we are facing a lot of important problems. To solve these problems is not simple. In this moment you can see if you are a winner or a loser."
Jose Mourinho: "It's a big thing because it's a big match, because it's a big opponent, because it's the champions. It's one of these matches between the top teams in the country. But from the emotional point of view, it's just one more game."
Chelsea don't have many missing players for the match against Red Devils. Victor Moses is injured and he will not play on Sundays game. N'Golo Kanté and César Azpilicueta are not fully fit and they are doubtful for the match. All other players are fully fit and ready for the match.
On the other side Manchester United have lots of missing players for this game. Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Marouane Fellaini, Marcos Rojo, Michael Carrick and Paul Pogba are injured and most of them will not play for sure. Jesse Lingard is not fully fit and he is doubtful for the match. All other players are available to play and they are eager to beat Blues on Sunday.
Possible starting lineups
Chelsea: Courtois; Cahill, Luiz, Rudiger; Alonso, Kante, Bakayoko, Zappacosta; Hazard, Pedro; Morata
Manchester United: De Gea; Bailly, Smalling, Jones; Valencia, Herrera, Matic, Fellaini, Young; Lukaku, Rashford
Chelsea vs Manchester United Prediction
We expect a true football fight for the points and both sides will play aggressive football. Their main objective for the match will be ball possession and we will see lots of midfield duels and fouls. Man Utd are undefeated in 35 of their last 38 matches and they will try to score after counterattacks. On the other side Chelsea also like to play strong football in defending and they have played with under 2.5 goals scored in 6 of the last seven meetings with Red Devils. The Blues have won 5 of their last 6 home matches against Man Utd in all competitions and all players are eager to beat United at Stamford Bridge.
Our prediction and betting tips for the match Chelsea vs Manchester United Prediction: Draw. We expect match without a winner, but expect to see goals. Our risky bet goes on correct score 1-1 and we expect from Morata to score. If you want to take a risk then can try with bet 1/X. Have a nice betting day and good luck in earning money with our football prediction and betting tips.