History of the Chelsea v Manchester United fixture
Manchester United face a trip to Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Sunday afternoon, having the edge over their hosts in previous meetings. The visitors have won 32 of the 75 previous games, with the hosts winning just 23.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Stamford Bridge was less than a year ago, in February 2012, when they fought out a thrilling high-scoring 3-3 draw in a Premier League match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sun 05 Feb||Chelsea||3-3||Man. Utd.||Premier League|
|2011/2012||Sun 18 Sep||Man. Utd.||3 - 1||Chelsea||Premier League|
|2010/2011||Sun 08 May||Man. Utd.||2 - 1||Chelsea||Premier League|
|2010/2011||Tue 12 Apr||Man. Utd.||2 - 1||Chelsea||Champions League|
|2010/2011||Wed 06 Apr||Chelsea||0 - 1||Man. Utd.||Champions League|
|2010/2011||Tue 01 Mar||Chelsea||2 - 1||Man. Utd.||Premier League|
|2010/2011||Sun 08 Aug||Chelsea||1 - 3||Man. Utd.||Charity Shield|
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Recent respective form guides
Chelsea are unbeaten in their last six home games, winning five of them, and drawing the other one. In this time, Blues have rattled up an impressive 19 goals, and conceded 5.
Manchester United's away form is equally impressive, with a marvellous return of five wins and one defeat from the last six. The games have constituted a decent return of 11 goals for the Red Devils, and 8 goals against.
Chelsea are leading the way in the Barclays Premier League, with their 8 games giving them a return of 22 points.
Manchester United's total of 18 points from their 8 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Barclays Premier League.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Manchester United are certainly at their peak on the road, though your FootyMad panel sees this as a stern test, and one from which they may have to settle for a draw. No-score draw
|Chelsea||Won 3 successive home games.
4 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 7 .
|Manchester United||4 successive away victories.
15 games since last away draw.
Won each of the previous 4 matches.
Last drawn game 16 outings ago.
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