MANCHESTER UNITED have all of it to do that weekend after they journey to Stamford Bridge to tackle Chelsea.
The Crimson Devils have raced off to a greater begin than their opponents on Sunday, to sit down second within the Premier League with 23 factors from their first ten video games.
Jose Mourinho led his staff to a vital win at dwelling to Tottenham final weekend, as United now sit 4 factors above Chelsea within the standings.
Nevertheless, do not count on the nice type to be continued into Sunday…
In spite of everything, Man United have solely received TWICE at Stamford Bridge this CENTURY.
Since 2000, the Outdated Trafford outfit have ventured to West London 22 occasions… profitable simply two matches.
In that span, United have drawn seven and misplaced 13, spanning FOUR totally different managers in all competitions.
Whether or not it was Sir Alex Ferguson in cost, Louis van Gaal, David Moyes or Mourinho, the same old outcome appeared to an extended, dejected trudge again north.
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The dangerous omens do not cease there both.
In actual fact, United have misplaced extra Premier League video games (17) and conceded extra Prem objectives (66) towards Chelsea than towards another aspect within the competitors.
Final ten Man United journeys to Stamford Bridge
Mar 13, 2017 – FA Cup – (L) 2-Zero
Oct 23, 2016 – Prem – (L) Four-Zero
Feb 7, 2016 – Prem – (D) 1-1
Apr 18, 2015 – Prem – (L) 1-Zero
Jan 19, 2014 – Prem – (L) Four-1
Apr 1, 2013 – FA Cup – (L) 1-Zero
Oct 31, 2012 – League Cup – (L) 5-Four
Oct 28, 2012 – Prem – (W) Three-2
Feb 5, 2012 – Prem – (L) Three-Three
Apr 6, 2011 – CL – (W) 1-Zero
In the meantime, United have misplaced their final THREE video games away from dwelling straight after taking part in in Europe – and 5 of their final eight.
Most just lately, Mourinho’s males have slumped to irritating defeats away to Arsenal, Tottenham and Huddersfield after video games within the Europa League or Champions League.
After all, the Crimson Devils cruised to a cushty 2-Zero win over Benfica on Tuesday.
However with a robust staff fielded for that outing, United followers have to be considerably involved about Sunday’s outcome, with all stats pointing in the direction of a Blues cruise.
Then once more, soccer is not performed on paper, is it..?