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Chelsea & Man United Next Five Fixtures That Might See Them Create Huge Gaps Difference in EPL Race

After week 8 matches, Chelsea has retained the top position with a 1-0 victory against newly-promoted Brentford while Manchester United dropped fifth after a humiliating defeat to Leicester City at the King Power stadium.

Mason Greenwood opened the scoring in the 19th minute of the game to keep the red devils ahead while Maguire's mistake enabled Your Tielemans to cancel the lead. Caglar Soyunku scored the second one for the foxes before Rashford equalized a few minutes later. Jamie Vardy and Patson Daka however ended United hopes with two late strikes that saw the match end a 4-2.

Chelsea on the other side scored a late first-half goal and the only one in the full match through Ben Chilwell. Brentford in the second half came with a win-thirsty that saw them play tirelessly and create as many chances as they could but luck was not on their side.

The two teams who now have the top rivalry fans in the World have created a five-point gap difference. Chelsea has 19 while Man United has 14. In the five upcoming mixtures for both, there is the possibility of the blues creating a bigger gap with United whose matches are somehow hard.

Chelsea next five fixtures are:

Norwich home, Newcastle away, Burnley home, Leicester City away, Manchester United home, and Watford away.Struggling red devils on the other side have:

Liverpool home, Tottenham away, Manchester City home, Watford away, Chelsea away, and Arsenal home.Can Chelsea or Manchester United win the EPL title this season according to your opinion?

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