The Premier League will be having one of its star matches for the season on Saturday at Stamford Bridge as in-form Chelsea will be hosting the under-performing Manchester United team in London.

Aside the three points on offer, there are several other things that makes this tasty fixture interesting as well as important.

Here are 5 of the Things You Should Know as Chelsea take on Manchester United this weekend.


1. Jose Mourinho's Manchester United have failed to score in last two visits to Stamford Bridge

In their last two visits to the Bridge, Manchester United were not only beaten, they could also not score .

In the 2016/17 season, they were pummeled 4-0 but it was fair in the 2017/18 season when they lost 1-0.


2. N'Golo Kante to hit new milestone with the Blues

Kante made his Chelsea debut against West Ham following his multi-million pound move from then Premier League champions Leicester.

Barely two years down the line, Kante is due to make his 100th appearance for Chelsea across all competitions, it is indeed a special game for the French star.

maurizio sarri

3. Sarri will set a new record if Chelsea win 

Maurizio Sarri is seeking to become the first Chelsea manager to remain unbeaten in his first nine Premier League games and only the second in Premier League history.

4. The last time United won at Stamford Bridge 

The last time the Red Devils left Stamford Bridge with their heads high as away winners was in the 2012/13 season.

Eden Hazard

5. The 8 players have scored for Chelsea in the Premier League this season

Hazard 7 (2 pens), Pedro 3, Morata 2, Barkley 1, Alonso 1, Jorginho 1 (pen), Kanté 1, Willian 1, own goal 1a