Why Lampard and Chelsea should be grateful to Manchester United

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Chelsea are three points off fourth place Manchester United but the story could have been different if Manchester United had taken their chances after numerous slips by Chelsea.

Whenever Chelsea drop points and give Manchester United an opportunity to close the gap, the Red Devils also drop points.

Manchester United have dropped points together with Chelsea on eight occasions this season.

Gameweek 13

Man City 2-1 Chelsea

Sheffield United 3-3 Man United

Gameweek 14

Chelsea 0-1 West Ham

Man United 2-2 Aston Villa

Gameweek 17

Chelsea 0-1 Bournemouth

Man United 1-1 Everton

Gameweek 21

Brighton 1-1 Chelsea

Arsenal 2-0 United

Gameweek 23

Newcastle 1-0 Chelsea

Liverpool 2-0 United

Gameweek 24

Chelsea 2-2 Arsenal

United 0-2 Burnley

Gameweek 25

Leicester 2-2 Chelsea

United 0-0 Wolves

Gameweek 28

Bournemouth 2-2 Chelsea

Everton 1-1 United

With ten Premier League games left to play, Chelsea’s form needs to improve with as Manchester United won’t always be kind to us whenever we drop points.

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