Stats show why Marcus Rashford needs to start against Chelsea this weekend

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According to statistics, Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford has a strong reason to start against Chelsea in this weekend’s clash at Stamford Bridge.

The England international boasts an impressive record against the Blues.

Rashford has been involved in 7 goals in all competitions against Chelsea in his Manchester United career so far.

The Englishman has scored 5 goals and provided 2 assists, being involved in more goals against Thomas Tuchel’s side than any other team he’s faced in his career.

He scored two goals in three appearances against Chelsea last season, including that incredible free-kick in the Carabao Cup game.

The United star has scored 9 goals and provided 8 assists in 25 Premier League games so far this season.