Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020
Arsenal vs. Leicester City*
Aston Villa vs. Leeds United
Brighton vs. West Bromwich Albion
Burnley vs. Tottenham Hotspur**
Fulham vs. Crystal Palace
Liverpool vs. Sheffield United
Manchester United vs. Chelsea
Southampton vs. Everton
West Ham United vs. Manchester City
Wolverhampton vs. Newcastle United
MAN UTD TEAM NEWS
Team to play Chelsea: De Gea, Wan-Bissaka, Lindelof, Maguire, Shaw, McTominay, Fred, Fernandes, Mata, James, Rashford.
Subs: Henderson, Pogba, Cavani, Greenwood, Matic, Van de Beek, Tuanzebe.
CHELSEA TEAM NEWS
Team to play Man Utd: Mendy, James, Silva, Zouma, Azpilcueta, Chilwell, Jorginho, Kante, Pulisic, Havertz, Werner.
Subs: Caballero, Rudiger, Abraham, Kovacic, Giroud, Mount, Ziyech.
After taking the knee, Chelsea get us under way at Old Trafford.
Maguire tries to pick out Dan James on the left flank. However, Reece James – is there to help see the ball out for a throw-in.
Kante looks to send Werner through, but Maguire reads it well and nips in to see the ball away.
A brief stop as Rashford takes a bit of a knock from Zouma in the back of the head, but he soon jumps back up to carry on.
What they need though is chances – there’s only been one so far for Chelsea and none for Man Utd, but they have won a corner.
Zouma plays it back to him and as he attempts to pick out Silva on the other side, almost drags the ball into his own net but , it goes behind for a corner.
Jorginho and Silva get caught out in midfield, with Fernandes stealing in before picking out Mata to his left. Rashford drives into the area and strikes, but Mendy is down to stick out a leg and see the ball looping behind for a corner.
It’s some great play from Rashford as he plays a neat give and go with Dan James before picking out Mata at the top of the area.
Mata sends a great strike goalwards – but Mendy leaps across to make a super stop.
HT: MAN UTD 0-0 CHELSEA
No changes at the break at Old Trafford as Man Utd get us back under way.
Havertz and Werner have barely seen the ball, but they’re both involved here.
Pulisic picks out the run of Havertz who holds the ball up well before slotting through for the incoming Werner but Maguire is in his way to block.
Pogba and Cavani are being briefed by Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and should be coming on soon.
Mata and Dan James make way for Pogba and Cavani, with the latter finally making his Man Utd debut.
There’s another penalty appeal for Chelsea and it’s Maguire again who has his hands on Zouma – not as much of a clear-cut decision there as there was with the Azpilicueta one in the first half though.
It’s a double change from Chelsea now as Werner and Havertz make way for Mount and Abraham.
Silva concedes a corner as he sees Fernandes’ cross behind.
Final Man Utd change now and it’s an all-out attack with Greenwood coming on for McTominay.
Greenwood makes another cross from the right flank, picking out Cavani who tries to slot home. However, Silva is right on his shoulder to block.
Four minutes of added time at Old Trafford.
90 + 4 min
FT: MAN UTD 0-0 CHELSEA