For the first time since February, Manchester United are heading into a Premier League game off the back of a defeat.
Chelsea’s 1-0 win at Stamford Bridge halted a six game winning streak which saw Louis van Gaal‘s side jump into third position in the league having beaten the likes of Liverpool, Manchester City and Tottenham.
Despite the loss, van Gaal insisted it was United’s best performance this season and there were certainly reasons to be positive from the game as Chelsea were pegged back by United’s dominant play.
However, van Gaal will be wanting more from his players on Sunday and in particular will be keen for whoever plays up front to be more clinical than United were against Chelsea.
Ahead of the game, United have been hard in training this week. Here’s a selection of photos from their training session today: