Manchester United vs Arsenal Match Preview


On the 2nd of December, Manchester United plays host to Arsenal in a Premier League match. Manchester United is fresh off their 1-4 loss against Watford. Joshua King struck first for Watford in the 28th minute, then Ismaila Sarr added another in the 44th minute on a feed from Kiko Femenía. Manchester United is looking for direction having earned 13 points in their last 10 matches, while in Arsenal’s last match they recorded a 0-4 loss against Liverpool. Sadio Mané scored the first goal for Liverpool in the 39th minute, then Diogo Jota added another in the 52nd minute In the end, Arsenal was frustrated by Liverpool’s defence and couldn’t put any tallies on the board. Liverpool ended the match with the shutout victory. Arsenal should be reasonably happy with their recent performance, earning 20 points in their last 10 matches.

This will be the first match for these two teams against eachother this season. Last season Arsenal won the head to head battle with 1 win and 1 draw.

Arsenal’s most prolific scorer has been Emile Smith Rowe. He has netted 3 goals over the last five matches. Manchester United’s most prolific scorer has been Cristiano Ronaldo. He has netted three goals over the last five matches

Ole Gunnar Solskjær’s squad will be without Paul Pogba, Mason Greenwood, Edinson Cavani, Luke Shaw and Scott McTominay, while Granit Xhaka and Sead Kolašinac are unavailable to play for Arsenal.