Manchester United Vs Chelsea clash

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Manchester United will be playing against Chelsea on Sunday,it’s the biggest game of the weekend. Manchester United will travel to Stamford Bridge without skipper Harry Maguire for Sunday’s game at Premier League leaders Chelsea with 29 points..

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The center-back misses the 16:30 GMT kick-off due to the one-match domestic suspension he incurred when receiving a second yellow card during last weekend’s defeat at Watford.

Raphael Varane is also still out with a thigh problem while Victor Lindelof performed well during the 2-0 victory at Villarreal and is expected to start. Eric Bailly is a contender to partner the Sweden international. Luke Shaw might not be available as he suffered a head injury at Vicarage Road

Caretaker boss Michael Carrick could give some thought to playing three at the back against the west Londoners.

Carrick will also misses the services of Paul Pogba who sustained an injury while playing for France while Mason Greenwood has missed two matches after testing positive for COVID 19,onto some good news Edison Cavani might be available,Cavani had a tendon operation that has kept him out of action.

Chelsea have been in a great shape with a 4- 0 win against Juventus. Thomas Tuchel will be guiding Chelsea on Sunday which will also be his 50th game as Chelsea’s boss

“Ben was in a lot of pain,” explained Tuchel. “Now he feels a bit better. He has an examination on Wednesday to be more precise. Hopefully, we get away, fingers crossed, with not too bad news.

“With N’Golo, it’s a bit the same. He got stronger and stronger in the first half but twisted his knee a little bit. Hopefully, it’s not too bad.”

Former Red Romelu Lukaku talisman who returned to the bench after his recent lay-off and Timo Werner came on to score the fourth goal on his comeback. Kai Havertz and Mateo Kovacic could be absent for the big game

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