cdadmin

Manchester United v Chelsea : Chelsea to expose defensive frailties and win by THREE!

Jose Mourinho takes his unbeaten Chelsea side to Old Trafford on Sunday to face Louis Van Gaal...


Jose Mourinho takes his unbeaten Chelsea side to Old Trafford on Sunday to face Louis Van Gaal's Manchester United and everyone will see the difference in class between the two sides.

Many ex-pro's, pundits and reporters alike would have you believe that this game is a pivotal moment in the season, a chance for both managers to test themselves and their teams against each other to see exactly how far they have come. I believe (as I am sure plenty of the neutrals will agree) that it's not even close at this stage.

I look at United and my initial reaction is that they are lop-sided. Don't get me wrong, they have fantastic attacking flair and players that can really hurt you but you DO NOT win anything without solid foundations. United are lacking by a country mile.

How anyone feels that they can allow Evra, Ferdinand and Vidic to leave, who have been the cornerstone of United's defensive line for years and to not replace them with World Class or players close to that calibre is ridiculous.

We have seen the problems Luke Shaw has faced in Manchester since he arrived, we have seen LVG move Rojo from his natural position as a left back into the middle of the defence to "make do" and Daley Blind (the only defensive minded player in their midfield) asked to play the holding role, in front of their defence to cover on his own!

The biggest problem for United and their Supporters has to be that the manager doesn't seem to know what his best eleven his three months into the season. Do they play Van Persie and Falcao with Rooney behind? Van Persie and Rooney with Mata in behind, Di Maria...?

United are frail without the ball and apart from Di Maria who works his socks off, I cannot and do not see any of their attacking flair players track back and work hard without the ball compared to Mourinho's Chelsea team.

For all United's good work moving forward, Jose Mourinho will have his team primed perfectly to expose their weakness time and time again and I honestly believe Chelsea will win this one with ease.


Chelsea are solid, have better balance, have attacking flair and most importantly of all, we know how to win football matches. Last season, we often heard the likes of Gary Neville talk of Jose Mourinho's big game management and it will come for fore once again in this one.

Some people have talked of Van Gaal changing his tactics and parking the bus, some people may think that Mourinho will do the same but I cannot see either adopting that approach. Chelsea can make a real statement at Old Trafford on Sunday and I expect them to do exactly that.

Let's not get ahead of ourselves here. I for one am not interested in talk of being invincible or talk of an unbeaten season. It's all about taking each and every single game at a time, giving the opponent the respect they deserve and to treat each game the same way. You can be sure that by the time we reach kick off, Chelsea will be right up for this.

I am as confident as I am because of the threat we pose from all areas of the pitch. Chelsea are a tall, physical side and United have to deal with that, especially from set pieces. In addition, Chelsea can pass the ball to death with the likes of Cesc Fabregas and Matic in the middle.


Our attacking three which is more than likely to be Eden Hazard, Oscar and Willian will work hard and look to attack United's back line as many times as possible, forcing their opponents backwards and it's how United decide to deal with the threat each of them pose that could determine the outcome of the game.

Eden Hazard in particular is on fire and well on the way to becoming (in the future) considered in the same class as Messi and Ronaldo. All he lacks at the moment is goals on a consistent basis because he has everything else in his game. He will be Chelsea's biggest threat to United and we need to give him the ball as often as possible to hurt United over and over again.

As for Chelsea's "problems" up front? I don't see it. Drogba will start and will do what he does best with the three attacking midfielders playing off of him. The big man up top against Jones and Rojo? I am looking forward to it.

I cannot underestimate just how confident I am of this game and the gulf in class between the two sides. A well oiled machine, perfectly balanced that work hard for each other up against a team that is lop-sided, uneven and defensively weak. Surely everyone can see there will only be one winner on Sunday and by a distance!

Chelsea to win by three or more goals! What do you think?

Related

Premier League 2189584766279023236

Post a Comment

ChelseaFan12.com

Classic Football Shirts

Toffs Chelsea

Freebets!

http://www.pokeronline.co.uk is dedicated to providing UK players with reviews and bonus offers from a variety of poker rooms that accept PayPal.
For the best Irish free bets try bestfreebets.ie for a full range of betting bonuses available to Irish players
Get the best online bingo bonuses for Irish players at www.bingobonuses.ie along with exclusive deposit bonuse

Diego Costa - Should he stay or should he go?

Looking to bet on football? then why not check out betting-sites.org.uk for the latest football specials and sign-up bonuses

Twitter

Facebook

Google +

Soccer Pro - Chelsea

Soccer Pro

The Football Blog Network

If in a hunt for a proper bookie, check out this betting site for proper comparison and ratings.
Get your sports betting promo codes today for the internets best free bets and bookies offers.
If you're looking for the best casino deposit bonuses take a look at casinosignupbonuses.co.uk to get the biggest bang for your buck on your initial deposit at all the best online casino sites
To compare free bets for betting on Chelsea visit bestfreebets.org
Get the best value for money when betting using free-spins-no-deposit.co.uk for hundreds of free spins and bonuses
"For all those who enjoy a bet on side games and slots we recommend trying out the legendary fluffy-favourites.co.uk slot here where you can get a range of deposit bonuses"
Fancy playing some casino slots online? Get the best ruby slippers slot machine bonuses and free spins available
Learn the ins and outs of poker, casino and what not, with an expert in anything related to betting. Go on Betminded and see for yourself.
Golden Riviera is an exclusive online casino with great online casino games, they’ll ensure you are treated to casino bonuses, special offers and a full calendar of activities to keep you entertained. They also host regular pokie tournaments that reward the top players with incredible cash prizes. Top online casino games from Golden Riviera Casino ™. Rated Australia's best online casino site for 2015. Check out Online Casino Australia Get $500 Free at Golden Riviera Casino. This casino is available in a number of languages including English, German, French, Dutch and Russian.
Top online casino action. Head to Casino UK for the best online casino in the United Kingdom. If you’re a UK gambler & are new to the world of online gaming and want to learn more, casinouk.com is the site for you. They help you find the leading online casino on the internet.
Betting on the football? Make sure you claim the best free bet offers for 2016
If you bet on Chelsea or any football, we recommend thebookiesoffers.co.uk for free bets and bookies offers
Head on over to Free Bets No Deposit Required for the latest live football previews and free tips along with bundles of Free Bets No Deposit offers currently available from the UK Bookmakers.
Find the best online slot games, free spins and latest promotions
Betting on Chelsea? Make sure you’re singed up to the best betting websites to get the most for your money.
Looking for value bets, accumulator tips or more betting odds? Find the best football betting tips over at BestBettingOnline.com.
Before booking your getaway to the United Kingdom, get a uk ehic card and make sure that you are safe
Before travelling to the United States, fill out a us visa application and make sure your travels run smoothly
If you want to travel to Europe for the Champions League, get a european medical card and make sure you are covered
item