English Premier League resumes after the international break and the first match of Gameweek 12 sees struggling Manchester United take on high-flying Arsenal, a team that last won a Premier League fixture at Old Trafford in 2006.
The Red Devils desperately need a morale-boosting win and a chance to close the gap behind their top 4 rivals, and they have been made 6/4 favourites to win Saturday’s game, while away win pays 19/10.
Considering that both teams scored in five of their last six meetings in Manchester, it is important to note that both teams to score bet is available at 3/4.
Jose Mourinho will have to mak
e do without star striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic, who is suspended for the Arsenal game, with Marcus Rashford expected to take his place.
Wayne Rooney has shaken off a minor knee injury, but Antonio Valencia, Eric Bailly and Chris Smalling are out injured, while Marouane Fellaini and Luke Shaw face fitness tests.
Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez has declared himself fit to face Man Utd after starring for Chile, but Hector Bellerin, Santi Cazorla, Per Mertesacker, Danny Welbeck, Lucas Perez and Chuba Akpom remain on the sidelines. Theo Walcott could miss out as his wife is expected to give birth.
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