This weekend, MU will enter the second great battle since the start of the tournament against Chelsea at Old Trafford. In the first great battle 2 weeks ago, coach Ole Solskjaer’s team was extremely disappointed when they lost to Tottenham with the score 1-6.
More than anyone else, Bruno Fernandes and his teammates know what to expect if a similar result happens under the Old Trafford dome.
3 odd months ago 4 days ago, MU and Chelsea met in the semi-finals of the FA Cup. On a lucky day of turning away plus the defense making too many mistakes, especially in the position of goalkeeper David de Gea, “Red Devils” were beaten by the Blues with a score of 3-1.
Chelsea lost to MU in the Premier League last season
MU previously pocketed 6 out of 6 maximum points in two matches against Chelsea in the Premier League. In the first leg at home, the students of coach Solskjaer buried their opponents with a score of 4-0. In the rematch at Stamford Bridge, they continued to win 2-0.
Alternating the two triumphs mentioned above, MU also beat Chelsea 2-1. The lucky card brought the two teams together in the 1/8 Carabao Cup round. Since the first encounter in December 1905, the two teams have met a total of 187 times. Balance of achievements in favor of MU with 81 wins, 51 draws, and 55 losses.
In the Premier League alone, the red half of Manchester won 17, drew 21, and lost 18 after 56 encounters from London’s capital.
According to experts’ prediction, Man United with a mental push in the match against PSG is likely to beat Chelsea. However, the summer transfer 2020 of Chelsea may change the situation. Meanwhile, Liverpool, Tottenham, and Man City are likely to win in different ways.
Man United’s mentality is now very excited after 2 consecutive wins against Newcastle and especially PSG. On October 24, they have an additional psychological advantage despite facing rivals Chelsea. This is the most awaited confrontation in round 6 of the Premier League 2020/21.