Manchester United vs Chelsea: Live Stream TV Updates and How to Watch Premier League Match 2019
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Thank you!

Thank you for joining me throughout this afternoon's fixture, I hope you enjoyed our live coverage from Old Trafford!
17:11a year ago

Full-time thoughts

Overall, it would be easy to see a 4-0 scoreline as an absolute battering. 

However, it was two second half minutes which killed off Chelsea, as they turned off and went too far behind.

The Blues looked good overall for the first hour or so, however they seem desperate for someone to put the ball in the net.

17:10a year ago


It's all over at Old Trafford, as Manchester United humble Chelsea 4-0, with two goals from Marcus Rashford, with Anthony Martial and Dan James adding to Chelsea's misery.
17:07a year ago

91' Ole's from the crowd

It's been a fantastic afternoon for United, and the ole's are out from the crowd for every pass.

Four minutes added on.

17:04a year ago

85' Mount goes close

With the game at risk at becoming a real embarrassment, Mason Mount skims a shot which is well held by De Gea.

Juan Mata and Mason Greenwood replace Marcus Rashford and Jesse Lingard.

16:58a year ago

81' - Goal!

Dan James on his debut! 

Kurt Zouma goes down in the United area and the hosts counter at a scary speed.

Pogba leads the charge, and feeds James as his effort deflects into the net. 4-0!

16:54a year ago

79' - Things dying down

After those two quick goals, the game has started to die down a little, with United keeping their shape well and denying any clear-cut opportunities for Chelsea.
16:51a year ago

74' Change for United

Welsh signing Dan James makes his Premier League debut, replacing Pereira.
16:46a year ago

73' - Chelsea make their last change

Final change for Chelsea, as N'golo Kante returns to the side, replacing Jorginho.
16:45a year ago

70' - Chelsea come close

Despite the scoreline, Chelsea will continue to give this a go, as Zouma gets his head to a Mount free kick but heads over. 

Emerson also tries his luck but it's comfortable for De Gea.

16:43a year ago

67' - Goal!

It's all falling apart for Chelsea here.

A long ball over the top from Pogba sets Rashford away, and he gets his second of the afternoon with a cool finish!

16:39a year ago

65' Goal!

Manchester United waited for the counter attack, and they've executed it perfectly.

Andreas Pereira drills in a ball across the six-yard box, and Martial squeezes the finish under Kepa and United double their lead!

16:38a year ago

58' - First change for Chelsea

Lampard makes the first move on the sideline, and it's the £56 million pound man Christian Pulisic replaces Ross Barkley.
16:31a year ago

56' - Another chance for Emerson

Full back to full back for Chelsea, as an Azpilicueta cross goes all the way through to Emerson, who stings the palms of De Gea.
16:30a year ago

51' - Even start to the second half

Pedro finds himself in space on the edge of the area before seeing an effort deflected behind.

Then, Jesse Lingard drives through the Chelsea side and Jorginho is forced to take a yellow card.

16:25a year ago

46' - Second half kicks off

We're back underway at Old Trafford!
16:19a year ago

As for United

United lead and Marcus Rashford took his penalty extremely well, but United have overall been sloppy when going forward.

Aaron Wan-Bissaka has looked impressive at Right-Back for the Red Devils, and has kept Ross Barkley relatively quiet.

16:16a year ago

Half-time talking points

Chelsea have been the better side in this first half, but the defensive inexperience has cost them so far, with Kurt Zouma having a nightmare at the back.

An issue for Chelsea this season might just be finding someone to put the ball in the net, as they've seen countless chances go astray.

16:12a year ago


Half time here, and it's United who find themselves ahead against the run of play at Old Trafford.

Marcus Rashford's 18th minute penalty separates the sides, but the Blues have had the better chances, striking the woodwork twice in an entertaining first half.

16:04a year ago

40' - Emerson hits the post!

Chelsea rolling through the gears now, and a cross-field ball finds Emerson, who rockets a shot against De Gea's near post.

Despite trailing, Lampard must be pleased with what he's seen out here

15:56a year ago

37' - Zouma is struggling

Kurt Zouma looks out of his depth at the moment at the heart of the Chelsea defence, and picks up a yellow card for a late tackle on the halfway line.

The last thing the Frenchman needed to settle him down.

15:53a year ago

35' - Better from Barkley

Chelsea attack quickly after Rashford sees a goal disallowed for offside, and Barkley drills an effort wide from the edge of the box.

Fans will perhaps have been expecting more from the pre-season standout performer.

15:52a year ago

31' - All United now

Chelsea can't get out at the minute, as the hosts are applying a strong press.

Martial fires over from the edge of the area. United looking strong.

15:46a year ago

25' - The tide's beginning to turn

Chelsea were on top before the goal, but since then it's been all United.

Kepa flaps at a looping cross but Chelsea avoid going two behind.

15:41a year ago

18' - Goal!

Marcus Rashford slams home the penalty and United lead!
15:33a year ago

17' - Penalty to United!

Kurt Zouma brings down Marcus Rashford in the area and United have a spot kick!
15:32a year ago

10' - Great cross from Azpilicueta

Pedro finds Cesar Azpilicueta out wide with a cute header, and he fizzes a ball across the face of goal, but Abraham was a little flat-footed and the chance goes begging.
15:26a year ago

7' - Chance for Martial!

When you play out from the back there's always a risk, and a Kurt Zouma pass goes astray, leaving Martial a decent chance which he can't convert, as Kepa gets behind it.
15:23a year ago

4' - Post!

Chelsea have had a decent start here, and the ball falls to Tammy Abraham on the edge of the box, but his powerful strike cracks the post.


15:20a year ago

1' - Kick Off!

We're underway at Old Trafford!
15:15a year ago

Warm-ups complete

The sides have completed their warm-ups before this massive match-up to round off a thrilling opening weekend in the Premier League.
15:06a year ago

Lampard prepares to take centre stage

Despite only being in management for one season, Frank Lampard already has a victory against Man United at Old Trafford.

Derby County beat Jose Mourinho's side on penalties in the Carabao Cup last season.
14:54a year ago

Tammy's time to shine

After three seasons on loan, Tammy Abraham is given the nod up front for Chelsea this afternoon.

With last season's top scorer Eden Hazard gone, the Belgian has left a void the English striker will be desperate to help fill.
14:42a year ago

New signings on show for United

Big-money signings Aaron Wan-Bissaka and Harry Maguire both start for the hosts, with Andreas Pereira returning to the side in the midfield.

Paul Pogba also returns to the side.

14:29a year ago

Pulisic starts on the bench

Chelsea's new winger Christian Pulisic starts on the bench for Frank Lampard's side, as he is forced to wait to make his Premier League debut.

Both Ross Barkley and Mason Mount start for the Blues, as they see themselves rewarded for their impressive pre-season campaigns.

14:21a year ago

Team News:

Manchester United: De Gea, Wan-Bissaka, Maguire, Lindelöf, Shaw, McTominay, Pogba, Pereira, Lingard, Martial, Rashford

Chelsea: Kepa, Azpilicueta, Zouma, Christensen, Emerson, Kovacic, Jorginho, Barkley, Pedro, Mount, Abraham 

14:16a year ago

Our live commentary will pick back up at 15:30pm BST as we will bring you the team news as we get it. 
23:15a year ago

Solskjaer quotes

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer spoke about facing Frank Lampard on Sunday in their Premier League opener:

"I'm just happy he’s not playing, he’d score goals, wouldn’t he? It’s no different to any other manager we’re not players anymore, we’re managers and we had a managers’ meeting on Wednesday and I spoke to him there."

23:14a year ago

Lampard quotes

Lampard spoke of their transfer ban on Friday:

“I want to set out as we should do. And when I looked around the room I was looking at top players everywhere, and a big squad full of quality. Can we remain competitive when we are in this position? I believe we can.

“And we just have to accept that and use the challenge of what we’ve got and have absolute belief in what we’ve got because I think with the ban it’s been very easy to write off this squad somewhat."

23:12a year ago

Ole looking to fix the wheel

Despite an underwhelming transfer window, Manchester United will be looking to build on their sixth placed finish last season, as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer remains in the hot seat at Old Trafford.

The additions of Harry Maguire and Aaron Wan-Bissaka could be key as they'll look to advance on last season's seven clean sheets.

23:10a year ago

Promising Pre-Seasons

Manchester United recorded a 100% record in pre-season, defeating sides such as Inter and AC Milan.

Chelsea started off slow, but conjured up an impressive victory against Barcelona as Lampard elected to try out a number of fringe players.

15:47a year ago

Team News

The hosts will welcome the inclusion of Harry Maguire as Eric Bailly looks set to miss the first few months of the season with a knee injury.

Chelsea face a race against time to get N'golo Kante back to full fitness, and are still without Antonio Rudiger, leaving an inexperienced set of options in defence for Chelsea

15:39a year ago

Last time out

Last season, Chelsea failed to beat United in three matches in all competitions. 

Ross Barkley saved a point in a feisty affair at Stamford Bridge, before his side were outclassed in the FA Cup in February.

David De Gea's 

mistake gifted Chelsea a point at Old Trafford, as the blues closed in on their eventual 3rd place finish.
15:31a year ago

Lampard to bring new life

Chelsea's all-time top scorer Frank Lampard takes charge of his first Premier League game in this one, and brings with him an aura of unpredictability.

After a 3rd placed finish, the loss of Eden Hazard is sure to affect the Blues, who may turn to youth this time round. 

15:25a year ago

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15:15a year ago