Manchester United (MU) will host Arsenal in the 7th week of the 2019/20 Premier League, Tuesday (01/10/2019). Here are some data and facts behind this match at Old Trafford.
In his home game against Arsenal in the Premier League last season, Manchester United won a 2-2 draw. MU twice lagged by Shkodran Mustafi’s goal in the 26th minute and Marcos Rojo’s suicide in the 68th minute, and twice also equalized through Anthony Martial’s goal in the 30th minute and Jesse Lingard in the 69th minute.
Last season, Manchester United were defeated 0-2 when they went to the Arsenal headquarters. Arsenal goals were scored by Granit Xhaka in the 12th minute and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang in the 69th minute (penalty).
Last season, Manchester United and Arsenal also met in the FA Cup 4th round. Playing at Arsenal, Manchester United won 3-1. One Arsenal goal was scored by Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, while three MU goals were scored by Alexis Sanchez, Jesse Lingard, and Anthony Martial.
MU are unbeaten in their last 12 home matches against Arsenal in the Premier League (M8 S4 K0), since beating 0-1 in the 2006/07 season.
Jesse Lingard has scored 4 goals for Manchester United against Arsenal in all competitions, more than against other teams.
Arsenal has the opportunity to record 2 consecutive wins over Manchester United in the Premier League, for the first time since winning 2 of their meetings in the 2006/07 season.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has scored 13 goals in his last 13 appearances as a starter in the Premier League.
MU in the Premier League this season: MU 4-0 Chelsea; Wolverhampton 1-1 MU; MU 1-2 Palace; Southampton 1-1 MU; MU 1-0 Leicester; West Ham 2-0 MU.
Goals for Manchester United in the Premier League this season: Daniel James, Marcus Rashford (3 each), Anthony Martial (2).
Assists for Manchester United in the Premier League this season: Paul Pogba (2); Andreas Pereira, Anthony Martial, Marcus Rashford, Scott McTominay (1 each).
Arsenal in the Premier League this season: Newcastle 0-1 Arsenal; Arsenal 2-1 Burnley; Liverpool 3-1 Arsenal; Arsenal 2-2 Tottenham; Watford 2-2 Arsenal; Arsenal 3-2 Aston Villa.
Goals for Arsenal in the Premier League this season: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (6), Alexandre Lacazette (2), Calum Chambers, Lucas Torreira, Nicolas Pepe (1 each).
Assists for Arsenal in the Premier League this season: Dani Ceballos, Ainsley Maitland-Niles (2 each), Matteo Guendouzi, Nicolas Pepe, Sead Kolasinac (1 each).
Always created a maximum of 2 goals in 8 of the last 10 MU matches in the Premier League.
Always created at least 3 goals in the last 5 Arsenal matches in the Premier League.
Arsenal has conceded at least 2 goals in their last 4 matches in the Premier League.
Arsenal always scored at least 2 goals in their last 3 matches in the Premier League.
Next: AZ Alkmaar vs MU (3/10/2019; Europa League), Arsenal vs Standard Liege (10/10/2019; Europa League).