Arsenal Vs. Manchester United match preview
It is a super Saturday with Emirates Stadium merging two rivals in the history of football; Arsenal play host to Manchester United in the next match week 21 of Premier League. The Gunners are heading into this game after a 3-1 win over Southampton, the host took a lead through Stuart Armstrong in the third minute, Pepe equalized on 8’, Saka and Lacazette secured the victory for Arteta’s side. Previously Southampton had knocked out Arsenal from FA Cup competition with a 1-0 win, an own goal from Gabriel.
Manchester United lost 2-1 against bottom team Sheffield United in the mid-week Premier League clash, the Blades took a lead in 23’ through Kean Before Harry Maguire equalized and Burke sealed a win for Chris Wilder’s side.
The Red Devil edged out Liverpool in the FA Cup with a 3-2 victory to progress to the 5th round.
United are 2nd just a point behind Man City who are leading with 41 points, meanwhile, Arsenal are 9th in place, tie with Chelsea at 30 points each.
- Arsenal have won six, drawn once, and suffered two losses in their last nine matches in all competitions this season.
- The Gunners have registered five clean-sheets in their last nine matches in all competitions this season.
- Manchester United has registered four clean-sheets in their last ten matches in all competitions this season.
- The Red Devils have won six, drawn twice, and suffered two losses in the last ten matches in all competitions this season.
- Ole Gunnars’ soldiers have registered more than two goals in five of the last ten matches in all competitions this season.
- Mikel Arteta’s side have registered three home wins in the last five matches in all competition this season.
Arsenal Vs. Manchester United Head to Head
The last time the Red Devils won against Arsenal was back in 2019 in FA Cup, the match that ended 3-1. Since then, they have met four times and the closest United came was a draw. In the previous encounter, Arsenal traveled to Old Trafford where they bagged the three points through a 1-0 win.
Arsenal Team News
Kieran Tierney is a doubt to the Gunners after missing the two matches against Southampton with a calf injury. Arsenal’s duo Emile Smith Rowe and Thomas Partey were both forced off through injury in their 3-1 victory against the Blades.
Manchester United Team News
Eric Bailly picked up a ‘bang’ in training in the week and is a doubt here, with Victor Lindelof expected to start here after a rest on Wednesday night.
Arsenal Vs. Manchester United Prediction
These two teams have a great showdown when they meet, which attracts many spectators. It is expected that United will be keen to bounce back after the mid-week 2-1 disappointment from Sheffield United, again they will play keeping in mind they have to secure the leadership of the League contest. Arsenal on the other hand they want to come closer to the top four.
Goals – Over 2.5
Both teams have been producing more than two goals occasionally and there will be no exception over 2.5 Markets as predicted by our pundits.
Saturday Multi Bets
Everton – Newcastle United
Tip: Both teams to score / Over 2.5
Crystal Palace – Wolverhampton
Tip: Under 2.5
Manchester City – Sheffield United
Tip: Man City win / Over 2.5
Southampton – Aston Villa
Tip: Both teams to score / Over 2.5
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