Chelsea’s current form has been impressive and that has given their fans some reasons to believe that they will overcome Mourinho’s challenges when both teams meet on Sunday.
Though both team’s recent form could have an impact on the outcome of the game, Chelsea have a history of defeating the Red Devils and that as well, could put Chelsea ahead even before the blast of referee’s whistle.
The much-talked-about fixture between the two Premier League giants is set to begin at Old Trafford today and both teams are battle ready for the tie. There is so much to play for in today’s game as they know that a win for Chelsea will put them ahead of United in the League table while a win for the Red Devils will put more pressure on Manchester City who are first in the Premier League table.
Here are some facts that could make Chelsea winner of tomorrow’s game after 90 minutes of action at Old Trafford
Chelsea are in Better Form
Chelsea have returned back to form as they have scored eight goals in their last three matches, conceding just one against Barcelona.
Unlike Chelsea, Manchester United have struggled to get a convincing result. The Red Devils forced Sevilla to a Goalless draw while the labour hard to beat Huddersfield.
United’s Poor Record Against Premier League Top Clubs
Mourinho’s men haven’t had it so good against a top-six Premier League club this season and that might inspire Chelsea to a famous victory against Manchester United.
Chelsea have a Better Record Against United
Hard but true, Manchester United have defeated the Blues in just one fixture from their last 14 encounter while Chelsea have emerged victorious on eight occasions.
Both teams have settled for a draw in five fixtures in their last 14. Mourinho will hope to prevent history from repeating itself at Old Trafford tomorrow.