Manchester United v Chelsea, 24 October 2020

Score0-0
RefereeMartin Atkinson
CompetitionPremier League
VenueOld Trafford
Kick-off: 5.30pm Played behind closed doors due to COVID-19 restrictions. Premier League Head to Head Played: 57 Manchester United won: 17 Drawn: 22 Chelsea won: 18 Manchester United scored: 72 Chelsea scored: 71 This was the first goalless draw in 15 meetings in all competitions since December 2015.

0 Manchester United

Manager: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

0 Chelsea

Manager: Frank Lampard

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper David De Gea
Defender Victor Lindelöf
Defender Harry Maguire
Defender Luke Shaw
Defender/Midfielder Aaron Wan-Bissaka
Defender/Midfielder/Forward Scott McTominay
Midfielder Bruno Fernandes
Midfielder Fred
Midfielder Juan Mata
Midfielder/Forward Daniel James
Midfielder/Forward Marcus Rashford

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Edouard Mendy
Defender Ben Chilwell
Defender Thiago Silva
Defender Kurt Zouma
Defender/Midfielder César Azpilicueta
Defender/Midfielder Reece James
Midfielder Kai Havertz
Midfielder Jorginho
Midfielder N'Golo Kanté
Midfielder Christian Pulišić
Forward Timo Werner

Substitutions:

Edinson Cavani for Daniel James 58
Paul Pogba for Juan Mata 58
Mason Greenwood for Scott McTominay 83

Substitutions:

Tammy Abraham for Timo Werner 71
Mason Mount for Kai Havertz 72
Hakim Ziyech for Christian Pulišić 81

Cards:

Luke Shaw 39 Y
Fred 46 Y
Marcus Rashford 76 Y

Cards:

Kai Havertz 45 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Dean Henderson
Defender Axel Tuanzebe
Midfielder Nemanja Matić
Midfielder Paul Pogba
Midfielder Donny van de Beek
Forward Edinson Cavani
Forward Mason Greenwood

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Willy Caballero
Defender Antonio Rüdiger
Midfielder Mateo Kovačić
Midfielder Mason Mount
Midfielder Hakim Ziyech
Forward Tammy Abraham
Forward Olivier Giroud

Comments:

League position: 15th Manchester United had now failed to win any of their opening three home games of a league season for first time since 1972-73 in League Division One. United avoided losing their opening three home games of a league season for the second time in their history; previously in 1930-31 in League Division One. The Red Devils failed to score for first time in their last 30 games in all competitions since a goalless draw against Wolverhampton Wanderers in the Premier League at Old Trafford on 1 February 2020.

Comments:

League position: 6th Chelsea had now been involved in goalless draws in consecutive games in all competitions for the first time since January 2018. The Blues had now kept clean sheets in two of their last 22 away games in the Premier League. They had now drawn five of their nine games in all competitions so far in this season (won three, lost one).