Manchester United host Arsenal in the Premier League on Sunday afternoon.
It’s been a rollercoaster ride in the first five games for new coach Erik ten Hag, but his volatile side appear to have turned the tide after a difficult start to the season.
The Red Devils have bounced back from losses to Brighton and Brentford to open the season with three straight wins over Liverpool, Southampton and Leicester on Thursday night.
Mikel Arteta’s Gunners are also in fine form – the best in the division, in fact – and top the fledgling Premier League table after a perfect five-of-five wins.
In-form pairing Gabriel Jesus and Gabriel Martinelli were back on the scoresheet midweek when Aston Villa were comfortably sent off, but the trip to Old Trafford – to face a home side with renewed confidence – represents their toughest test yet.
Here’s everything you need to know about Sunday’s game:
When is Manchester United vs Arsenal?
The game begins at 4.30pm on Saturday 4 September at Old Trafford.
What TV channel is it on?
The game will be streamed live on Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports Premier League.
Subscribers can also stream the game through the Sky Go app.
What’s new from the team?
Aaron Wan-Bissaka and Luke Shaw are both struggling with “minor grievances” meaning Diogo Dalot and Tyrell Malacia should keep their full-back spots for the hosts. Anthony Martial is also absent, meaning Cristiano Ronaldo could return to the starting XI should Ten Hag try to make changes from the side that won at Leicester.
Casemiro, who came on as a substitute in the last two games, is pushing for a first start in the middle of the park. His colleague Antony could make his debut off the bench after arriving from Ajax on deadline day.
Arsenal sweated on the fitness of Martin Odegaard and Aaron Ramsdale this week but they are now struggling for the start alongside Oleksandr Zinchenko after shaking off injuries. However, injuries to Mohamed Elneny and Thomas Partey will likely see Albert Sambi Lokonga retain his place.
Man Utd: De Gea, Dalot, Varane, Martinez, Malacia, Casemiro, Eriksen, Sancho, Fernandes, Elanga, Rashford
Arsenal: Ramsdale, White, Saliba, Gabriel, Tierney, Xhaka, Lokonga, Saka, Odegaard, Martinelli, Jesus
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