United v CHELSEA: Confirmed Line-ups

UNITED: Van der Sar, Fabio, Ferdinand, Vidic, O’Shea, Valencia, Carrick, Giggs, Park, Rooney, Hernandez
Subs: Anderson, Berbatov, Smalling, Nani, Kuszczak, Scholes, Evans

CHELSEA: Cech, Ivanovic, Luiz, Terry, Cole, Mikel, Essien, Lampard, Kalou, Malouda, Drogba

Subs: Turnbull, Ferreira, Alex, Ramires, Benayoun, Anelka, Torres… Read More

Rooney Or Messi? No Choice For Chelsea Boss

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In the run-up to this afternoon’s game against United, Carlo Ancelotti has claimed if there was a choice for him to make between Wayne Rooney and Lionel Messi, it wouldn’t be the Barcelona star he’d go for. Read More

Ancelotti: Line-up Won’t Decide Game

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Having seen his players battle back from what must have seemed like the wilderness this season, Carlo Ancelotti quite rightly points out that no-one actually expected today’s game to have any relevance to the title race at all. Read More

United vs CHELSEA: Talking To The Enemy

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Today see’s United and Chelsea in what has to be the biggest clash of the season, ahead of the battle on the pitch though, TheChelseaBlog has had its usual head-to-head with Scott the Red from TheRepublikof Mancunia.

Yesterday it was Scott posing the questions but today, it’s payback:
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Manchester United vs CHELSEA: Preview

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Venue: Old Trafford

Date: Sunday, 8 May

Kick-off: 1610 BST

The last time we met United in the league, we were 15 points adrift and in the middle of our worst run of form for years. A couple of months later, and the 25 points from 27 available has seen us claw our way to within just 3 points of the league leaders.Read More