Manchester United and Chelsea go into battle on Sunday afternoon as Old Trafford hosts a huge clash in the English Premier League in the race for UEFA Champions League qualification.

The Red Devils face The Blues with both sides desperate for three points to keep their hopes of a top four finish alive.

Ahead of the match, we take a look at the facts and figures which summarise previous meetings between Manchester United and Chelsea.

96 – Chelsea midfielder Ross Barkley netted a 96th-minute equaliser as the two sides played out a 2-2 draw at Stamford Bridge in the reverse fixture in October

3 – The two sides are separated by just three points in the English Premier League table. Chelsea occupy fourth position while Manchester United are sixth

78 – Manchester lead the way with 78 victories in their meetings with Chelsea compared to The Blues’ tally of 54

62 – Chelsea enjoyed 62% of the match possession as they drew 2-2 with Manchester United at Stamford Bridge in October

6 – Chelsea’s last victory at Old Trafford came just under six years ago when they beat United 1-0. Juan Mata was on target for The Blues that day

9 – None of the last nine meetings between these two clubs have ended goalless, the last 0-0 draw was at Old Trafford in August 2013

2 – Manchester United have beaten Chelsea in just two of their last 12 meetings in the English Premier League

75 – Jesse Lingard’s 75th-minute goal gave Manchester United a 2-1 victory over Chelsea in last season’s league meeting at Old Trafford

1968 – Chelsea’s biggest-ever victory at Old Trafford came in 1968 when The Blues won 4-0. Tommy Baldwin netted twice while Alan Birchenall and Bobby Tambling were also on target for the South West Londoners

11 – Despite having 11 attempts on goal, Chelsea were unable to avoid slipping to a 2-0 home defeat to Manchester United in the Emirates FA Cup in February

Sunday’s match is scheduled to kick-off at 4.30pm and will be screened live on Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports Premier League channels.