Chelsea vs Man United will slug it out in a week 26 Premier League match slated for Stamford Bridge.
The Blues lost the reverse fixture by 4-0 at Old Trafford in the early stages of the season and its time for the London club to seek revenge.
Frank Lampard's side are currently fourth on the log, six points above the Red Devils who are in ninth position.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side have lost eight out of their 25 Premier League matches, same as Chelsea, but the west London club have recorded 12 wins to United's nine.
Both sides have been inconsistent in the last few matches as Lampard's men have only managed to win one out five league matches.
On the other hand, the Red Devils have also won one out of their last five matches including losses to Arsenal, Liverpool and Burnley.
The Red Devils have a better head-to-head-record with 80 wins to Chelsea's 54, while there have also been 51 draws between the two teams throughout history.
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Feb 17 20:58 PM
01’ — Kick off
The match gets underway as Man United with the kick off and are playing from left to right.
Feb 17 21:01 PM
03’ — Chelsea settle in the match quickly
Chelsea settle into the match quickly and control possession in the early minutes of the game but Man United sit back to defend.
Feb 17 21:04 PM
05’ — Chelsea are initiating the attack
Chelsea build patiently and initiate attack and make the most of the possession as Reece James pulls a shot that goes agonizingly wide in United's goal.
Feb 17 21:07 PM
07’ — Man United out of nothing win a corner kick
Man United out of nothing win a corner kick as Bruno Fernandes takes it to locate Harry Maguire but his connecting header could not find a teammate.
Feb 17 21:09 PM
09’ — CHANCE!
Willian makes a dashing run and takes a shot from the right, but his effort did not go far away from the post as David De Gea had it covered.
Feb 17 21:10 PM
11’ — Early Substitution for Chelsea
N'Golo Kante hobbles off the pitch after a suspected injury as Mason Mount warns up on the touch line to come in for the Frenchman.
Feb 17 21:12 PM
13’ — CHANCE for Man United
Lovely interchange between Bruno Fernandes and Fred as the Brazilian makes an attempt on goal but his shot was blocked.
Feb 17 21:15 PM
15’ — Chelsea 0-0 Man United
Still 0-0 at Stamford Bridge but Chelsea have created the better chances in the opening 15 minutes of the match.
Feb 17 21:16 PM
20’ — Harry Maguire allegedly catches Batshuayi with the boots
Harry Maguire allegedly catches Mitchy Batshuayi with the boots in an off the ball incident as the referee rules out the possibility of a red card.
Feb 17 21:24 PM
25’ — CHANCE!
Mason Mount makes a lovely cut back to Mitchy Batshuayi who should have scored but puts the ball wide. Lucky escape for Man United.
Feb 17 21:27 PM
30’ — United win a corner
Man United win a corner kick as Bradon William makes a good run from midfield. Corner taken and the ball falls kindly for Bruno Fernandes but could not direct his shot towards goal.
Feb 17 21:32 PM
35’ — CHANCE!
Ceasare Azpilicueta squeezes his way into the 18-yard box but a timely intervention by Aaron Wan Bissaka puts the ball into touch for a corner.
Feb 17 21:36 PM
36’ — Willian gets in the book
Willian gets yellow carded after he tries to deceive the referee as he went down easily on a challenge from Bruno Fernandes.
Feb 17 21:38 PM
37’ — CHANCE for Martial
Anthony Martial makes a promising run down the right and shoots with his right-foot but the ball goes agonizingly wide.
Feb 17 21:39 PM
40’ — Chelsea 0-0 Man United
Chelsea 0-0 Man United. A goal is yet to be scored in the match as both sides have been cagey in the entire match.
Feb 17 22:04 PM
45’ — Second half begins
Chelsea begin the second period as the show more intent in canceling Man United's advantage at the Bridge.
Feb 17 21:46 PM
45’ — The referee blows the half time whistle
The referee blows the half time whistle as the Red Devils undeservedly go into the break with a 1-0 lead. Chelsea has been the better side but it does not reflect in the scoreline.
Feb 17 21:44 PM
45’ — GOOOOOAAAL!
Anthony Martial gets a glancing header from Aaron Wan Bissaka's cross as the ball goes beyond Willy Caballero into the far corner to make it 1-0. Brilliant technique from the Frenchman.
Feb 17 22:06 PM
47’ — Rudiger is shown a yellow card
Antonio Rudiger is shown a yellow card for simulation to become Chelsea's second player to get into the referee's book.
Feb 17 22:09 PM
50’ — Chelsea 0-1 Man United
Man United still hold the advantage at Stamford Bridge as Chelsea seek to cancel the deficit.
Feb 17 22:12 PM
55’ — GOOOOAAAAL! but VAR rules Zouma's goal out
Kurt Zouma's side foots the ball home from a corner kick but the VAR spots a push on Barndon William bu Azpilicueta in the box.
Feb 17 22:20 PM
63’ — United win a free kick in a dangerous position
Man United win a free kick just outside the penalty area. Bruno Fernandes takes it as it comes off the post. It should have been 2-0 but a narrow escape for Chelsea.
Feb 17 22:23 PM
65’ — GOOOOOAAAAAAL!
Harry Maguire with a brilliant header from a Bruno Fernandes' corner kick as he make it 2-0 to Man United.
Feb 17 22:27 PM
67’ — SUBSTITUTION!
Mitchy Batshuayi is taken off for Olivier Giroud. Chelsea showing the urgency to get goals through the out of favour Frenchman.
Feb 17 22:28 PM
69’ — CHANCE for United again
Maguire is located in the box from a set piece as he flicks the header but a defensive clearance from Azpilicueta.
Feb 17 22:29 PM
71’ — Chelsea win a free kick in a promising position
Chelsea win a free kick in a promising position but Reece James could not direct his cross to find his teammate.
Feb 17 22:31 PM
73’ — CHANCE for Chelsea
Olivier Giroud gives a deaf touch to Matteo Kovacic but Eric Bailly makes a vital tackle to put the ball into touch.
Feb 17 22:35 PM
76’ — GOOOOOAAAL! But VAR disallows Olivier Giroud's goal
Mason Mount produces a good delivery as Olivier Giroud scores with the diving header but the VAR spot the Frenchman's toe in an offside position. Goal not given. Brando Williams is shown a yellow card.
Feb 17 22:38 PM
77’ — Yellow Card
Aaron Wan Bissaka is shown a yellow card for violent behaviour on Azipilicueta. Temoers are beginning to boil over. Andreas Pereira comes in for Daniel James.
Feb 17 22:43 PM
85’ — Chelsea 0-2 Man United
Man United with a two-goal cushion as we approach the last five minutes at the Bridge.
Feb 17 22:44 PM
89’ — Mason Mount hitsvthe post
Mason Mount's free kick hits the post as Man United quick to make a defensive clearance. Odion Ighalo comes in for Anthony Martial.
Feb 17 22:50 PM
90’ — Ighalo has just five minutes to show the stuff he is made of
Ighalo has just five minutes to show the stuff he is made of as he immediately gets into the thick of things. Diogo Jota comes in for Bruno Fernandes.
Feb 17 22:51 PM
90’ — Ighalo's CHANCE!
Odion Ighalo was put through by Fred as he shoots but hits Caballero on his foot. The Nigerian striker would have made a dream start to his spell with Man United.
Feb 17 23:04 PM
90’ — Referee ends the game
Referee ends the game as Man United record famous victory over their rivals Chelsea at Stamford Bridge. 2-0 it ended.