Ace Football team offers the Premier League round 4 match preview for Arsenal and Manchester United who meet up on Sunday. The pre-match analysis includes the latest fixture stats and facts and a free betting tip for our readers.
A highly anticipated Round 4 clash is set to take place at the Emirates Stadium between Arsenal and Manchester United on Sunday.
Arsenal, who narrowly missed out on Premier League glory last season, aim to build on their campaign to secure the title this term. The Gunners will be desperate for a victory in front of their home fans. They currently sit one point ahead of Manchester United, who are in eighth place, holding the fifth position in the standings.
Form: Arsenal vs Manchester United
In their recent three matches, Arsenal secured a 2-1 win against Nottingham Forest and a 1-0 victory over Crystal Palace before drawing 2-2 against Fulham. When looking at their last six Premier League home matches, Arsenal recorded three wins, two draws, and one loss. During this period, they scored 15 goals while conceding ten.
Manchester United Form
Manchester United have collected six points from their last three matches. They secured a 1-0 victory against Wolverhampton, suffered a 2-0 defeat to Tottenham, and then won 3-2 against Nottingham Forest. In their last six Premier League away matches, Manchester United managed two wins, one draw, and three losses.
Betting facts for Arsenal and Manchester United
Here are some fun facts that could come in handy when placing bets on the upcoming game between Arsenal and Manchester United. The facts are based on the stats from games played out across all tournaments.
- In the last 13 Arsenal home matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- Arsenal have scored in 26 of the last 28 matches
- In 11 of the last 13 Arsenal home matches the sum of goals was over 3.5
- In 9 of the last 11 home matches Arsenal played, both teams scored
- Arsenal have scored in 14 of the last 15 home matches
- Manchester United have scored in 13 of the last 15 matches
- In 9 of the last 11 Manchester United away matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- Manchester United have lost 4 of the last 5 away matches while scoring less than 1.5 goals
- In the last 3 Manchester United matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
- Manchester United have conceded in 7 of the last 8 matches
Players in form: Arsenal vs Manchester United
When searching for in-form goal-scorers, both teams have some intriguing options. Bukayo Saka is in excellent form, with three goals in his last four games. This makes him a strong candidate to start for Arsenal against Manchester United. On the other side, Manchester United boast appealing names like Bruno Fernandes, who has scored three goals in his last six games.
Popular markets: Arsenal vs Manchester United
Arsenal have remained undefeated against Manchester United in their last five home meetings. When playing at the Emirates Stadium, Arsenal secured six wins from their last 10 encounters, along with three draws and one loss. In contrast, Manchester United’s away record has been less impressive, with two wins, two draws, and six losses in their last 10 away matches.
Both teams to score
In the recent meetings between Arsenal and Manchester United, both teams managed to score in the last four encounters. Arsenal opened the scoring in five out of their last ten games, while Manchester United took the lead in four out of ten matches. It’s also worth noting that Manchester United achieved three wins without conceding a goal in their previous 10 matches.
In Arsenal’s last ten matches, over 2.5 goals occurred in five of them, with an average of 2.3 goals scored per game. For Manchester United, over 2.5 goals happened in four of their last ten matches, and they averaged 1.4 goals scored in those games.
Arsenal vs Manchester United Prediction
To sum up, the upcoming match between Arsenal and Manchester United seems to be a good betting opportunity. Considering the above statements, we have come up with a betting prediction for this Premier League game.