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Man Utd vs Chelsea: Recommended bets

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Ace Football previews the Premier League match between Man Utd and Chelsea and offers team stats, betting tips and the latest odds.

Man Utd take on Chelsea for a match in the Premier League on Thursday at Old Trafford. It’s a must-win one for Cristiano Ronaldo and the lads, with their top-four hopes on the line, but can they beat Chelsea? Their last three meetings against the Blues in all competitions have ended in a draw.

Position in the Premier League standings: Man Utd vs Chelsea

Looking at the current Premier League standings, the two sides are currently 11 points and three places apart. Chelsea will without a doubt attempt to grab all three points to move further up the league table. Despite being the outsider in this clash, Man Utd will try to make this a miserable day for their opponents. The result of this game could have a big impact on both teams in their upcoming matches. There is every reason to zoom in on the clash between Man Utd and Chelsea.

Current form and fixture history of Man Utd vs Chelsea

Man Utd struggling for results

Manchester United have been a bit bleak in their last 3 matches, although it opened with a 3-2 victory against Norwich. Unable to follow that up, they went down 4-0 against Liverpool, before handing over all 3 points in a 3-1 defeat against Arsenal.

Chelsea in nice flow

Chelsea are a bit back and forth at the moment, but at least mostly forth, as they beat Crystal Palace by 2-0. Following that up proved too difficult as they lost 2-4 against Arsenal, before claiming 3 points in a 1-0 win against West Ham.

Latest encounters between Man Utd and Chelsea

The most recent outing in the Premier League between Man Utd and Chelsea took place in November 2021. The match failed to produce a winner, with the score reading 1-1 after the final whistle. Depending on your betting strategy, another draw will no doubt spice up your next accumulator.

Betting stats and facts for Man Utd and Chelsea

Let’s have a look at some of the most interesting betting-relevant facts based on stats from the last couple of games that Man Utd and Chelsea played across all tournaments.

  • Manchester United have not won 8 of the last 10 matches
  • Manchester United have scored in 8 of the last 10 home matches
  • In 3 of the last 4 home matches Manchester United played, both teams scored
  • Chelsea have won the last 9 away matches in a row
  • Chelsea have scored in 20 of the last 22 away matches
  • Chelsea have won 4 of the last 5 matches
  • Manchester United have drawn the last 3 matches versus Chelsea in a row
  • In 7 of the last 9 Manchester United home matches versus Chelsea the sum of goals was under 2.5
  • In the last 4 Manchester United matches versus Chelsea the sum of goals was under 2.5

Players to watch in Man Utd vs Chelsea

Cristiano Ronaldo has been the most prolific scorer for the home team recently. Surely, Man Utd will be relying on him to once again shine in their upcoming match. Meanwhile, Chelsea will be looking to Timo Werner in the hope that he will add more goals to his current total of 3 goals in his last 6 games.

Best betting tips: Man Utd vs Chelsea

To summarise, the upcoming match between Man Utd and Chelsea appears to be a good chance to place some bets. Therefore, we have come up with the recommended betting suggestion for this game. However, we also present some lower and higher-risk alternatives.