Chelsea vs Manchester United – 101 Great Goals prediction: Chelsea 1-2 Manchester United
After defeat in last year’s final, Antonio Conte will be wanting to lift the trophy in what is likely to be his last match as Chelsea manager.
Manchester United injury doubt Romelu Lukaku has a point to prove against his former club.
Chelsea vs Manchester United betting tips: Who will win?
Manchester United are favourites to win the FA Cup final in 90 minutes, 7/4 with the bookies.
Chelsea are 19/10 to win the FA Cup final.
Chelsea vs Manchester United: FA Cup match preview
Chelsea take on Manchester United in the FA Cup final at Wembley on Saturday.
Saturday’s match is likely to be Antonio Conte’s last at the club following what has been a poor season.
The Blues missed out on qualifying for next season’s Champions League after finishing 5th in the Premier League this season. Manchester United finished as runners-up in the league, 11 points above the Blues.
Chelsea come into the match on the back of a shock 3-0 defeat at Newcastle on the final day of the season.
Manchester United aiming for FA Cup record
Manchester United beat Watford 1-0 at home last Sunday, with Marcus Rashford scoring the only goal of the game.
Chelsea, who were beaten by Arsenal in last year’s final, will be playing for their eighth FA Cup. A win for Manchester United would see them equal Arsenal’s record of 13 FA Cup trophies.
Alvaro Morata scored the only goal of the game in Chelsea’s 1-0 home win over Manchester United in November.
The Red Devils got their revenge in February, beating Chelsea 2-1 at Old Trafford. Willian opened the scoring for the visitors that day before goals from Romelu Lukaku and Jesse Lingard gave United the win.
As manager of Chelsea, Jose Mourinho won the 2007 FA Cup, beating none other than Manchester United in the final. Didier Drogba scored the only goal of the game in extra time
Michael Oliver will referee the match on Saturday. For the first time in an FA Cup final, the VAR system will be in operation.
Chelsea team news vs Manchester United
Former Manchester United youth player Danny Drinkwater is ruled out with a calf strain.
David Luiz will also miss out with a long-term knee injury.
The likes of Marcos Alonso, Cesc Fabregas and Antonio Rudiger did not feature last weekend.
Manchester United team news vs Chelsea
Marouane Fellaini is set to miss out with a muscular problem, although Romelu Lukaku is expected to recover from an ankle injury following his treatment in Belgium.
Anthony Martial is a major doubt with a knee injury.
Michael Carrick will form part of United’s coaching staff on Saturday.
In addition to Mourinho and Lukaku, Juan Mata and Nemanja Matic will also come up against their former clubs on Sautrday.
Chelsea predicted line-up vs Man United
Man United predicted line-up vs Chelsea
All odds mentioned in this article are correct at the time of publishing and are subject to change.