Opta Stats: Chelsea v Manchester United

Will it be a happy return for Jose Mourinho when Chelsea host his Manchester United side?
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It's a heavyweight clash in the FA Cup as Chelsea host Manchester United. Opta are on hand with the statistical analysis.

"Manchester United have had eight different scorers in this competition so far this season."

Over 2.5 goals is [2.32].

Manchester United have won seven of their last nine FA Cup ties v Chelsea. They are [4.7] to win.

Jose Mourinho has won four of his last six games against teams he previously managed (L2) but was beaten 4-0 earlier in the season on his return to Stamford Bridge. Chelsea are [1.94] to win again.

Chelsea are unbeaten in their last 11 meetings with Manchester United in all competitions (W6 D5), last losing to them 3-2 in October 2012. The draw is [3.6].

The Red Devils have scored just three times in their last nine clashes with Chelsea, and never more than once in any of those games. Under 2.5 goals is [1.7].

Chelsea and Manchester United have met in the sixth round of the FA Cup three times before, with the Blues progressing twice (1949/50 and 2012/13). They are [1.46] in the To Qualify market.

Antonio Conte reached the Coppa Italia quarter finals in each of his three seasons at Juventus, but didn't go onto win the tournament (runners-up 2011/12, semi-final 2012/13 and quarter-final 2013/14). Manchester United are [2.88] to qualify.

The last time Jose Mourinho reached an FA Cup semi-final was in 2006/07, going onto beat his current club Manchester United in the final. United are [9.6] to win the competition.

Pedro has scored four times and assisted a further two goals in Chelsea's FA Cup run so far. He also scored after 30 seconds against Manchester United in the Premier League in October. Pedro is [5.0] to find the net.

Manchester United have had eight different scorers in this competition so far this season. Over 2.5 goals is [2.32].

In all, Marcus Rashford has scored four goals in six FA Cup appearances for Manchester United. Rashford is [4.7] to score.

Dan Fitch 2016/17 Season P/L

Staked: 385 pts
Returned: 376.40 pts
P/L: -8.60 pts

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