Why Marouane's key for Manchester United at Chelsea – but not in the same way

The dominance that Manchester United – and Marouane Fellaini in particular – have had over their opponents in the last two months will not be tolerated by Jose Mourinho. However, the Belgian giant could still play an important role at Stamford Bridge on Saturday evening – as a distraction that allows Spanish schemer Ander Herrera to flourish.

Chelsea will likely field Kurt Zouma as a defensive midfielder to combat Fellaini. Zouma has won 77% of his aerial duels this season (20/26), and thus should be considerably more successful in nullifying Fellaini than Yaya Toure was in the Blues' emphatic defeat at Old Trafford last weekend.

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