Three statistics Man United must bear in mind for Chelsea clash

Manchester United are preparing to welcome Chelsea to Old Trafford on Sunday afternoon, in what promises to be an entertaining clash.

The Red Devils will be looking to close the gap on city rivals Manchester City to 11 points, especially with the Citizens in action in the Carabao Cup final this weekend.

Jose Mourinho will know his old side well, having spent two spells at Stamford Bridge, bringing the Blues a number of trophies and making him the club’s most successful manager in their history.

The Portuguese boss will also be keen to get a victory over Antonio Conte, after their very public war of words continued to escalate this season, although that now appears to have calmed down.

He will also be very keen for his team to get a result after they were beaten 1-0 at Stamford Bridge earlier in the season. So here are three things that the Old Trafford outfit and Mourinho should be wary off when Chelsea come to visit…