Manchester United thrashed Chelsea three goals to nil in their last encounter on September 18, 2011. It was an interesting game full of drama, chaos and excitement.

Goals from Nani, Chris Smalling and Wayne Rooney helped the Red Devils achieve a convincing victory over the Blues. All in all a good match except for some epic misses by Spanish striker Fernando Torres and Wayne Rooney (penalty).

Check out these pictures capturing some intense moments in the match ahead of Sunday's keenly awaited clash.

Manchester United's Rio Ferdinand (left) and Chelsea's Didier Drogba battle for the ball.Press Association
Manchester United's John O'Shea (right) and Chelsea's Salomon Kalou (left) battle for the ball in the air.Press Association
Manchester United's Javier Hernandez (left) is challenged by Chelsea'S Ashley Cole.Press Association
Manchester United's books are looking healthier than ever.Press Association
Manchester United's Nani, second right, is tackled by Chelsea's John Terry, left, during their English Premier League soccer match at Old Trafford, Manchester.Press Association
Manchester United's Nani, left, vies for the ball against Chelsea's Jose Bosingwa.Press Association
Manchester United's Chris Smalling vies for the ball against Chelsea's Fernando Torres.Press Association
Manchester United's Wayne Rooney slips as he misses a penalty.Press Association
Manchester United's Javier Hernandez screams after being fouled by Chelsea's Ashley Cole (left).Press Association