Chelsea host Manchester United in a fiery summit in the English Premier League



The Chelsea team will receive, at 6:30 pm, at Stamford Bridge, its counterpart Manchester United in a heavy-caliber match in the 13th round of the English Premier League for the 2022-23 season.


Chelsea is fourth in the Premier League table with 20 points, one point ahead of Manchester United, who is fifth after beating Tottenham Hotspur in the twelfth round.


Chelsea drew the last round away with Brentford (0-0), while Manchester United won 2-0 against Tottenham.


Chelsea will miss four injured players, Conor Gallagher, N’Golo Kante, Reese James and Wesley Fofana, with expectations that Gallagher can join Saturday’s match against Manchester United.


For his part, Manchester United coach Tin Hag spoke about the upcoming Chelsea match, stressing that he does not have a big difference in plans at the stadium, whether the match is at Old Trafford or outside. At the same size, 11 against 11 and we have a lot of support from our fans so we feel strong.”


And Ten Hag added, in statements to the press conference in preparation for the match, about Ronaldo’s behavior by leaving the pitch of the Tottenham stadium before the end of the match in protest against his lack of participation, “I am the coach, I am responsible for everything in the team, I must set the standards, after the Rayo Vallecano match and his early departure. I said it was not acceptable, the second time there should be penalties, football is a team sport, Ronaldo refused to play against Tottenham, and of course we will miss him tomorrow against Chelsea.


Ten Hag confirmed that Anthony Martial is also not ready to face Chelsea tomorrow, and that he has not fully recovered from the injury.


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