Arsenal will face Manchester United at the Emirates on Sunday. The result of the match is going to be really important for both the sides. Both the sides are fighting to get a place in the top four position in the English Premier League. Arsenal are situated at the fifth position in the League Table of the Premier League. They have collected 57 points so far in the Premier League from 29 matches. On the other hand, Manchester United are situated at the fourth position currently and they have collected 58 points from 29 matches. Chelsea are just behind these two sides and they are just 1 point behind the Gunners. The Blues have another advantage as they have played one less match than Manchester United and Arsenal in this meantime. So, this match is certainly going to be interesting.
Team News :
The Gunners are currently not in great form. They were beaten by Stade Rennes on Thursday in the first leg of the Round of 16 clash on Thursday. So, the Gunners need to win the next match to boost up their confidence level. A defeat will certainly not help them at this moment. So, the Gunners will be desperate to win this match at their home ground. Pierre Emerick Aubameyang might be rested in this match and Alexandre Lacazette can take his place in the starting lineup of the Gunners.
Bernd Leno will be back in the Goalkeeping position for the Gunners. Maitland Niles will play at the right back position while Sokratis and Koscielny will pair up in the central defense of the Gunners. Kolasinac will play at the left back position in this important match. Matteo Guendouzi and Granit Xhaka will play in the holding midfield position. Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Aaron Ramsey and Alex Iwobi will play in the attacking midfield position. Alexandre Lacazette will be playing as the lone centre forward in this match .
Manchester United :
Manchester United have the complete different scenario than Arsenal before going into this match. The Red Devils have done an impossible job to make a comeback at Parc Des Princes. The Red Devils are playing a good brand of football under the management of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. Paul Pogba will be back in the starting lineup of the Red Devils after missing out the match against Paris Saint Germain.
David De Gea will be under the bars for the Red Devils. Young, Smalling, Lindelof and Shaw will be there in the defense of the Red Devils in this match. Fred, McTominay, Pereira and Pogba will be deployed in the midfield. Romelu Lukaku and Marcus Rashford will be playing as two centre forwards for the Red Devils in this match against the Gunners on Sunday in the Premier League at the Emirates.
Predicted Starting Eleven :
Arsenal : (4-2-3-1)
Goalkeeper : Leno.
Defenders : Maitland-Niles, Sokratis, Koscielny, Kolasinac.
Midfielders : Guendouzi, Xhaka; Mkhitaryan, Ramsey, Iwobi.
Attackers : Lacazette.
Manchester United : (4-4-2)
Goalkeeper : De Gea
Defenders : Young, Smalling, Lindelof, Shaw.
Midfielders : Fred, McTominay, Pogba; Pereira.
Attackers : Lukaku, Rashford.
My Predicted Scoreline :
Arsenal 2-2 Manchester United.