Manchester United will play Arsenal in the English Premier League tonight. The match will be played at Old Trafford as from 2200HRS (East African Time).
Referee Kevin Friend will be in charge of tonight’s clash.
Manchester United players Antony Martial, Eric Bailly, Luke Shaw, Aaron Wan Bissaka and Phil Jones are expected to miss out due to Injury. Arsenal’s Alexandre Lacazette will also miss the clash due to injury.
Arsenal are currently at position 8 in the Premier League Table with 11 points. Manchester United sit at position 11 with 8 points.
The Red Devils have a good home record against the Gunners. Arsenal have not won a Premier League match at Old Trafford for the past 13 years.
Manchester United will be hoping to win and bounce back from the last week’s 2-0 defeat at West Ham.
Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is looking forward to the clash.
‘’For us, games against Arsenal have always been great for the spectators, and for us. We’ve got a good record against them. For us it’s about focusing on ourselves, doing our bit, and seeing if we can solve the problems they give us. I think it will be an open game, the two teams that want to attack, and the next game is always the perfect occasion to prove yourselves. Every game here is a game you want to win, and have to win. We are looking forward to it. I’ve watched Unai Emery over many years, and system-wise he can come with any shape, he knows it all.’’ Said Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
Arsenal manager Unai Emery is aware of the special Rivalry between Arsenal and Manchester United as he prepares his team for the mouthwatering clash at Old Trafford tonight. Arsenal will be hoping for a win at Old Trafford- a Place the Gunners last picked a victory in September 2006.
Leicester City beat Newcastle 5-0 in a Premier League match that was played yesterday at the King Power Stadium.