In this 26th week match, on Sun Feb 28th, Chelsea will host Manchester United at Stamford Bridge in a clash of the Premier League. In Chelsea’s last match they recorded a 2-0 shutout win against Newcastle United. Olivier Giroud scored the first goal for Chelsea in the 31st minute, then Timo Werner added another in the 39th minute In the end, Newcastle United was frustrated by Chelsea’s defence and couldn’t put any tallies on the board. Chelsea ended the match with the shutout victory. With 17 points in their last 10 matches Chelsea should be reasonably happy with their performance, while manchester United is fresh off their 1-1 draw against West Bromwich Albion. Mbaye Diagne struck first for West Bromwich Albion in the 2nd minute on a feed from Conor Gallagher, then Bruno Fernandes got the equalizer for Manchester United in the 44th minute on a feed from Luke Shaw squeezing out at least the one point for Manchester United. Manchester United should be reasonably happy with their recent performance, earning 19 points in their last 10 matches.
In their last match together, Manchester United and Chelsea battled to a 0-0 draw. Neither Manchester United nor Chelsea could manage to put one past the goalie. They had 14 and 7 shots on net respectively, but no one could score, and the match ended in a 0 – 0 draw,.
Manchester United is lucky enough to have a few offensive weapons, with Scott McTominay and Bruno Fernandes each having 3 goals in their last five. Jorginho has been the most prolific scorer on Chelsea in the last 5 matches with two goals
Kai Havertz, Timo Werner and Andreas Christensen are unavailable to play for Thomas Tuchel’s team, while Manchester United will be without Paul Pogba, Eric Bailly and Phil Jones.