Manchester United will travel to the Wembley Stadium to play against Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League. The Red Devils will wish to win this match with a good margin to stay in the race of top four in this season. They will have a chance to catch Arsenal if they can win this match against the North London side. On the other hand, Tottenham Hotspur will also be desperate to win this encounter to keep pace with the League leaders Liverpool at this moment.
Team News :
Tottenham Hotspur :
It is going to be the last match for Son Heung Min before he leaves to play for South Korea in the knockout stage of Asia Cup. So, he is a sure starter for the North London side in this important match against Manchester United. Hugo Lloris will be under the bars for Tottenham Hotspur in this match. Kieran Trippier will certainly wish to be a big factor in this game for the home side. On the other hand, Mauricio Pochettino has to choose one between Ben Davies and Danny Rose to play as the left back for Tottenham Hotspur in this match. Vertonghen and Toby Alderweireld are going to pair up in the central defense for Spurs in this match.
Sissoko and Winks are going to play the role of two holding midfielders in this match. Dele Alli and Christian Eriksen will play as the attacking midfielders in this match. Harry Kane will not have to play the role of a play-maker in this match as Christian Eriksen is there to play the same role. Son Heung Min is expected to play in an advanced position in this match. The manager of Tottenham Hotspur, Mauricio Pochettino will try to extract the full essence of the Korean footballer before his departure. Harry Kane is going to be the key player for Tottenham Hotspur against Manchester United.
Manchester United :
Romelu Lukaku might have to sit in the bench as the new manager of Manchester United, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer clearly favours Marcus Rashford as the centre-forward role. Just behind him the manager wants to play the three attacking midfielders including Paul Pogba, Jesse Lingard and Anthony Martial. Ander Herrera and Nemanja Matic will be playing the role of two holding midfielders in yhit match against Tottenham Hotspur.
Alexis Sanchez’s hamstring injury will keep him out of this contest. Ashley Young and Luke Shaw are going to play at both the flanks for the Red Devils. On the other hand, the pair of Victor Lindelof and Phil Jones will play in the central defense of Manchester United against Tottenham Hotspur. Marcos Rojo is a long term absentee for the Red Devils and his return date is still unconfirmed.
Starting Eleven :
Tottenham Hotspur : (4-4-2)
Goalkeeper : Lloris
Defenders : Trippier, Vertonghen, Alderweireld, Rose.
Midfielders : Sissoko, Winks, Alli, Eriksen.
Attackers : Son, Kane.
Manchester United : (4-2-3-1)
Goalkeeper : De Gea
Defenders : Young, Lindelof, Jones, Shaw.
Midfielders : Herrera, Matic; Lingard, Pogba, Martial.
Attackers : Rashford.
My Predicted Scoreline :
Tottenham Hotspur 2-2 Manchester United.