Betting tips for Manchester VS Utd Chelsea 11.08.2019
Manchester United usually starts their Premier League (PL) seasons at a good level and has won each of their last four first-day games - their highest streak in the competition. Three of those matches produced more than 2.5 total goals.
The "Red Devils" hope to compete for the title this season, but to do so they must improve on Old Trafford, especially in defense. He only left his goal unbeaten as a local twice - the lowest figure since the 1962/63 season. Meanwhile, their average of 1.32 goals conceded per home game during the last season of the PL placed them in tenth place together in the defensive classification.
Chelsea's opening day games are usually exciting as each of their last five matches of that condition produced more than 2.5 goals and four ended with goals from both casts. Goals should be expected early as 63.16% of total goals scored in those matches were scored within the first 45 minutes.
The Blues have not won any of their previous six games against United (E4, P2). In addition, they failed to score more than one goal in any of those clashes.
Players to follow: In the last game between both casts, Juan Mata (MUN) became the second player to score for both clubs in PL clashes between Chelsea and Man Utd.
Marcos Alonso (CHE) scored in the last meeting between the two. Since its debut in 2016, no defender has scored more PL goals.
Statistics to consider: United have failed to score in just one of their last five home games against Chelsea.
Chelsea has not suffered a defeat on the opening day as a visitor since the 1998/99 season (G6, E1).
An average of 4.6 cards per game has been shown in the last five clashes between the two casts.