Samuel Eto’o scored a hattrick as Chelsea convincingly defeated Manchester United without playing particularly well.
Jose Mourinho welcomed back Branislav Ivanovic, meaning Cesar Azpilicueta reverted to left-back and Ashley Cole was dropped. Nemanja Matic was on the bench, while Eto’o got the nod over Fernando Torres upfront.
David Moyes brought Phil Jones into his midfield and played Ashley Young on the left, moving Adnan Januzaj central and dropping Shinji Kagawa.
Manchester United actually started very well, but an unfortunate concession and sloppy set-piece defending let them down. Read more »