Man United beat Villarreal in midweek they often’re attempting to make it consecutive wins on Sunday against Chelsea.
Chelsea’s N’Golo Kante and Ben Chilwell may probably be dominated out of playing against Manchester United on Sunday afternoon.
Michael Carrick won his first game in price as caretaker manager of United away at Villarreal inside the Champions League on Tuesday and Carrick is at current set to take the Reds to Stamford Bridge to sort out Thomas Tuchel’s Chelsea this weekend.
United is 12 factors behind Chelsea after making a miserable start to the brand new marketing campaign beneath Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
The London club has beloved fantastic outcomes since Tuchel’s arrival the last time interval they often sit on the excessive of the Premier League.
Kante has played a crucial function in Tuchel’s revolution, though, and he sustained a ‘twisted knee’ inside the first half of Chelsea’s dominant 4-0 win over Juventus in midweek, nevertheless, the French midfielder wasn’t the one injury concern from that game.
Whereas left-back Chilwell struggled for game time originally of the season, he’s now earned a day by day place in Chelsea’s beginning XI, nonetheless, he may probably be absent inside the Blues’ line-up versus United on Sunday as he limped off the pitch on Tuesday night time.
“He [Chilwell] was in a lot ache, now he feels a bit increased,” Tuchel mentioned.
“He has an examination tomorrow [Wednesday] to be reality. Hopefully, we get away, fingers crossed, with not too dangerous information. With N’Golo, it’s a bit the identical. He acquired stronger and stronger inside the first half nevertheless twisted his knee barely bit.”
Chelsea has not won any of their last seven Premier League games against United, stretching again to 2017.