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Opta Stats: Manchester United v Chelsea

Jose Mourinho will be looking to frustrate his old team when Man Utd host Chelsea.
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Chelsea could take a huge step towards lifting the title by beating Manchester United. Opta rates their chances.

"Manchester United are without a win in eight Premier League games against Chelsea (D4 L4); their longest ever winless streak against a single opponent in the competition."

The draw is [3.2].

Manchester United are without a win in eight Premier League games against Chelsea (D4 L4); their longest ever winless streak against a single opponent in the competition. The draw is [3.2].

Chelsea, meanwhile, are looking to achieve a league double over Manchester United for the first time since the 2009/10 season under Carlo Ancelotti. They are [2.94] to win.

A win for the away side would see Antonio Conte become the fourth Chelsea boss to record a Premier League double over the Red Devils, after Glenn Hoddle in 1993/94, Jose Mourinho in 2004/05 and the aforementioned Carlo Ancelotti in 2009/10. Chelsea are [2.02] in the Draw No Bet market.

Jose Mourinho has lost both games against his former club since taking over at Manchester United, conceding five goals and failing to score in both. Chelsea are [5.2] to win half-time/full-time.

The Red Devils have scored just three goals in their last 10 games against Chelsea in all competitions (an average of 0.3 per game). Under 2.5 goals is [1.71].

N'Golo Kante has netted each of Chelsea's last two goals against the Reds in all competitions - they are his only goals in 34 appearances for Conte's side. Kante is [17.0] to score.

Manchester United's Premier League unbeaten run now stands at 21 matches (W11 D10 L0) - the joint 10th longest unbeaten run in the history of the competition. United are [2.86] to win.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has been involved in 18 goals in his last 17 Premier League appearances (13 goals, 5 assists) for Manchester United. Ibrahimovic is [2.7] to score.

Of the six sides to have won 75+ points after 31 Premier League games, only one (Manchester United in 2011/12) have failed to go on and win the title. Chelsea are [1.1] to win the title.

Manchester United have won just six of their 16 league games at home this season (37.5% win percentage), their worst home win rate in a campaign since 1973/74 (33.3%). Chelsea are [1.53] in the Double Chance market.

Dan Fitch 2016/17 Season P/L

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Returned: 446.60 pts
P/L: -3.40 pts

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