Over 15 years ago,
a match between Manchester United and Arsenal was title deciding tie.
In recent times though, the two fell off
leaving the likes of Chelsea, Manchester City and Liverpool dominating the
Nevertheless, The Red Devils and The Gunners
remain two of the most revered clubs in England with huge fan following across
On Thursday evening, Manchester United will
host Arsenal at Old Trafford. United have had a rocky premier league campaign
that resulted to the firing of their former manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
The Red Devils will be hoping to bounce back
now under tutelage of interim manager, Ralf Rangnick, who will take over from
Michael Carrick once his Visa issue is resolved.
On the other hand, Arsenal have been decent
since losing their opening three fixtures to Brentford, Manchester City and
Chelsea. They have lost just once since, to Liverpool.
Despite their remarkable campaign that has seen
the Mikel Arteta men move from last on the table to fifth, they have struggled
against top teams.
Manchester United Team News
Man United will be without Paul Pogba who
sustained a thigh injury during the international break. Pogba won’t return
until at least early January Next year.
Raphael Varane (Hamstring), Luke Shaw
(Concussion) and Edinson Cavani (Tendon) are slated to make their return on
Sunday against Crystal Palace earliest.
XI (4-2-3-1): De Gea, Wan-Bissaka, Lindelof, Maguire, Telles, McTominay, Fred,
Sancho, Bruno Fernandes, Rashford, and Ronaldo
Bukayo Saka is a doubt for Arsenal
after sustaining an injury against Newcastle last weekend.
The only notable absentee for Arsenal
is Granit Xhaka who got injured in September against Tottenham.
PREDICTED XI (4-4-1-1): Ramsdale, Tomiyasu, White, Gabriel, Tierney, Martinelli, Partey, Lokonga, Smith-Rowe, Lacazette and Aubameyang.
Man United vs Arsenal: Head To Head Stats
Manchester United are winless
in their last seven premier league meetings with Arsenal – they haven’t gone
seven games without defeating the Gunners before.
Arsenal are looking to win back to back away matches against Man United for the first time since 1979, following 1-0 win at Old Trafford last season.
Only Norwich (2) have scored fewer away goals than Arsenal (3) in the premier league this season. The Gunners have failed to find the net in four of their six away games.
Man United vs Arsenal TV and Livestreaming
Where can I watch Man United vs Arsenal in the UK? The game will kickoff at 20:15 GMT and will broadcast live Amazon Prime in the UK. If you’re not a subscriber, you can signup to Amazon Prime now using this link.
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