Frank Lampard's side also played out a goalless draw with Sevilla in their Champions League opener on Tuesday night, meaning that it is now just one win for the team in their last five games in all competitions.
Here, Sports Mole rounds up Chelsea's latest injury and suspension news ahead of the clash with United, who have won their last two against Newcastle United and Paris Saint-Germain in impressive fashion.
Type of injury: Knee
Possible return date: Unknown
Billy Gilmour is continuing his recovery from knee surgery, and Lampard recently revealed that the midfielder was "progressing well". The 19-year-old could be back in training towards the start of November, although it is unclear when he might be available to make a first-team return for the Blues.
CHELSEA'S SUSPENSION LIST
Chelsea do not have any suspension issues ahead of this game.
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