What is Chelsea's record against Manchester United?

Chelsea and Manchester United

Chelsea and Manchester United are two of the most successful and popular football teams in the world. They have a long and storied rivalry that dates back to the early 1900s, and their matches are always highly anticipated. Both teams have won numerous trophies and titles, and their clashes are often seen as a battle between two of the top teams in the English Premier League.

Head-to-Head Matches

The two teams have met a total of 181 times in all competitions, with Chelsea winning 68 of those matches and Manchester United winning 73. The remaining 40 matches have ended in draws. In the Premier League, the two teams have met a total of 54 times, with Chelsea winning 22 of those matches and Manchester United winning 24. The remaining 8 matches have ended in draws.

Trophies

In terms of trophies, Chelsea have won the Premier League five times, the FA Cup eight times, the League Cup five times, the UEFA Champions League once, and the UEFA Europa League twice. Manchester United have won the Premier League 13 times, the FA Cup 12 times, the League Cup five times, the UEFA Champions League three times, and the UEFA Europa League once.

Recent Matches

In terms of head-to-head matches, Chelsea have won the most recent match between the two teams, a 3-1 victory in the FA Cup semi-final in 2018. The last time Manchester United won a match against Chelsea was in 2017, when they won 2-0 in the Premier League.

Overall Wins

In terms of overall head-to-head matches, Manchester United have the edge, with 73 wins to Chelsea's 68. However, in the Premier League, the two teams are much closer, with Manchester United having 24 wins to Chelsea's 22.

Cup Competitions

The two teams have also met in cup competitions, with Manchester United having the edge in the FA Cup, with seven wins to Chelsea's five. In the League Cup, the two teams have met four times, with Chelsea winning three of those matches and Manchester United winning one.

European Competitions

In terms of European competitions, the two teams have met twice in the UEFA Champions League, with Chelsea winning both matches. They have also met twice in the UEFA Europa League, with Manchester United winning both matches.

Conclusion

Overall, the two teams have a long and storied rivalry, and their matches are always highly anticipated. Manchester United have the edge in terms of overall wins, but Chelsea have had the better of the two teams in recent years. Both teams have won numerous trophies and titles, and their clashes are always exciting and entertaining.