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“Will make it difficult for them”. Mark Lawrenson states his prediction for Chelsea vs Manchester United

Mason Greenwood of Manchester United in action during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Chelsea at Old Trafford on October 24, 2020 in Manchester, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors.

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Chelsea are preparing to host Manchester United in the Premier League on Sunday. The Blues are currently 5th in the league table with 43 points, while United are 2nd with 49 points.

Ahead of the game, BBC football expert Mark Lawrenson stated his prediction.

“Manchester United won convincingly enough in the end against Newcastle last weekend – but they had a wobble like they do in most games.

“United have been excellent on the road this season but you just know that Chelsea will make it difficult for them.”

Lawrenson’s score prediction: 1-1 

source – BBC

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