Arsenal vs Man United : Arsenal and Manchester United have little time to reflect as they collide in what promises to be a pivotal clash in the race for a top-four finish.
Arsenal vs Manchester United
English Premier League
Place: Emirates Stadium – London, ENG
Time: 12:30pm ET
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Arsenal team news
Lucas Torreira will miss matches against United, Newcastle and Everton after a three-match ban received for his tackle on Danny Rose in the dying seconds of the draw with Tottenham was upheld on appeal.
Alexandre Lacazette and Sokratis are available for domestic duty amid their respective Europa League bans, but Danny Welbeck (ankle), Hector Bellerin and Rob Holding (both knee) remain long-term absentees.
Lucas Torreira will be unavailable for the Gunners after being given a straight red in their last match against Tottenham Hotspur last weekend. The Uruguayan will be serving his three-match ban he was given as a result of the red card.
Alexandre Lacazette will be ready after sitting out in the Europa league against Rennes. Other than the long term absentees Rob Holding, Hector Bellerin and Danny Welbeck, Unai Emery will have a fully fit squad to call upon.
Predicted Arsenal XI: Leno; Mustafi, Sokratis, Koscielny, Monreal ;Guendouzi, Xhaka; Mkhitaryan, Ramsey, Iwobi
Man Utd team news
Midfield duo Nemanja Matic (muscle) and Ander Herrera (hamstring) face late fitness tests after returning to training.
Defensive colleague Eric Bailly limped off after just 36 minutes in Paris in midweek after a torrid spell in an unfamiliar position at right-back.
The Norweign though still has a long list of injured players with 7 of them still missing. Eric Bailly though is available after getting a knock in their match against PSG in the Champions League.
Predicted Man Utd XI: De Gea; Young, Smalling, Lindelof, Shaw; Matic, Herrera, Pogba; Rashford, Lukaku, Martial
Arsenal vs Man United : prediction
A low-scoring draw after a busy few days for both teams seems a real possibility.
Head to head (h2h)
These two teams have met 53 times in the Premier League era, with United leading 24-13 in terms of victories. There have been 16 draws.
They battled to a tense 2-2 top-flight draw at Old Trafford in early December before the Red Devils secured a 3-1 win at the Emirates in the fourth round of the FA Cup in January.