Chelsea is in a crucial game this weekend against Manchester City and both teams are on form this season with no loss for the host in five(5) league games, unlike Manchester City who lost to Tottenham in their opening league match this season.
These are the lineups for both teams:
Chelsea: Mendy, Azipilicueta, Christensen, Rudiger, James, Kante, Jorginho, Kovacic, Alonso, Lukaku, Werner
Silva in for James, Loftus-Cheek in for Jorginho, Havertz in for Kante
Manchester City: Ederson, Walker, Dias, Laporte, Cancelo, Silva, Rodri, De Bruyne Grealish, Foden, Jesus
Fernandinho in for Foden, Sterling in for Grealish, Mahrez in for De Bruyne
Chelsea has a lineup in 3-5-2 formation whilst Manchester City is 4-3-3 in the lineup.
Full Time Review:
Ball Possession: 40% - 60%
Total Shots: 5 - 15
Shots On Target: 0 - 4
Fouls: 12 - 10
Corners: 4 - 13
Passes: 395 - 595
Accurate Passes: 82% - 88%
Tackles: 12 - 15
Interceptions: 7 - 10
Clearances: 23 - 17
Result: 0 - 1
Goal Scorers: Gabriel Jesus
Manchester United on the other hand faces a side that is not easy to get away with. United this season has not lost in five(5) games scoring 13 goals and conceding 4, unlike the visitors who have lost two(2) and drew two(2) scoring eight(8) goals and conceding seven(7).
These are the lineups:
Manchester United: De Gea, Wan-Bissaka, Varane, Maguire, Shaw, McTominay, Fred, Greenwood, Fernandes, Pogba, Ronaldo in a 4-2-3-1 formation.
United: Lindelof in for Maguire, Dalot in for Shaw, Cavani in for McTominay
Aston Villa: Martinez, Mings, Hause, Konsa, Targett, Luiz, Ramsey, McGinn, Cash, Ings, Watkins in a 3-5-2 formation just like Chelsea.
Aston Villa: Buendia in for Ings, Archer in for Ramsey
Full Time Review:
Ball Possession: 60% - 40%
Total Shots: 28 - 7
Shots On Target: 4 - 3
Fouls: 9 - 13
Corners: 5 - 5
Passes: 402 - 266
Accurate Passes: 77 - 70
Tackles: 12 - 9
Interceptions: 8 - 14
Clearances: 21 - 14
Result: 0 - 1
Goal Scorers: Hausa
Both Chelsea and Manchester United lost at home today.
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