Georgina Turner
Tuesday March 1st, 2011

If this match had been played when originally scheduled, in December, top-of-the-table United would kickoff only three points ahead of its host. Instead, Chelsea is 15 points back and struggling just to make certain of a Champions League spot ... if Carlo Ancelotti is going to turn this ship around, he needs to sound the horn long and loud with a performance here.

Wayne Rooney and Ashley Cole will feature, despite fears that both might be ruled out by chronic stupidity. Follow the match live with me -- and join in the conversation, if you like -- from 2.15 p.m. ET.

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