MAN UTD VS ARSENAL
Erik Ten Hag’s side have lost their first two matches during the 2022/23 Premier League season. However, Manchester United have bounced back by winning three times in a row against Liverpool, Southampton and Leicester City. They Red Devils have the confidence and momentum at the moment A win against Arsenal could boost the mood of the squad tremendously.
In the meantime, Arsenal have made a fantastic beginning in the Premier League campaign so far by winning all five games in the league. Mikel Arteta will be demanding more similar results from his players. it is still to be seen whether Arsenal can win at Old Trafford. Gunners will be able to secure an important victory in the upcoming game at Old Trafford.
It was not expected by many that Arsenal to find themselves in the mix to win the title this year, but it is important to think of Arsenal as a potential contender following their fantastic beginning to their Premier League season. A victory in the final game at Old Trafford could give Arsenal an enormous boost of confidence and help them get on the path this season.
Arsenal enter this game following an enthralling win against Aston Villa, and they are expected to perform at their very best against the rejuvenated Manchester United outfit.
The Gunners lost by a score of 3-2 Old Trafford last season, and they’ll hope to rectify the mistake this time. It is notable that this north London club has only lost one time in their last six matches in their match against Manchester United, and they should be confident of a positive outcome this time around.
Team News (Manchester United)
Manchester United have seen an increase in their performance since Erik Ten Hag decided to change his team and put his faith in his young players. The players like Anthony Elanga, Jadon Sancho and Marcus Rashford are yet again scheduled to play from the forward three along with Cristiano Ronaldo at the sidelines.
While the youngsters Diogo Dalot and Tyrell Malacia will likely to continue to serve as full-backs. the central defensive team of Raphael and Lisandro Martinez Varane will likely remain the same.
The Red Devils are yet to be defeated by their two central defensemen working with each other in the middle of Manchester United defence, and the Red Devils will need them in peak form to take on Arsenal’s nimble attacking unit.
Christian Eriksen, Bruno Fernandes and Scott McTominay are expected to remain in the midfield trio. Manchester United have four injury problems to address. Anthony Martial and Facundo Pellistri have been ruled out of this game. Aaron Wan Bissaka and Luke Shaw are doubts.
Team News (Arsenal)
Mikel Arteta would have loved to play his full strength squad for this match, however, the Arsenal boss doesn’t have the luxury of that. Arsenal are facing a variety of injuries to address and are without Oleksandr Zinchenko Thomas Partey, Mohamed Elneny and Reiss Nelson.
Norwegian attacker and Arsenal captain Martin Odegaard remains a doubt for the game following a sprain to his ankle during the match against Aston Villa. The Gunners are likely to play the 4-2-3-1 formation to take on Manchester United, with defender Ben White stepping into the defensive midfield role in absence of Partey.
This could mean that Japanese right-back Takehiro Tomiyasu will earn a starting spot on the right flank. Kieran Tierney is likely to start in the left-back position, alongside William Saliba and Gabriel Magalhaes being the centre-backs.
While, White is set to be paired with Granit Achiaga in the Arsenal pivot. Odegaard’s absence could to create the possibility that could allow Emile Smith Rowe to play in the number 10 position against Manchester United. Red Devils. Bukayo Saka, as well as Gabriel Martinelli are expected to play in the wide positions as well as Gabriel Jesus leading the line for Arsenal against Manchester United.