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Man Utd vs Arsenal Predictions, Tips and Odds: Can Gunners end Old Trafford hoodoo?

Arsenal hopes to keep their Premier League title dream alive when they face Manchester United this weekend. The Red Devils are also fighting for European qualification.

Man Utd vs Arsenal predictions

Man Utd vs Arsenal: Predictions

Bet Prediction Best odds
BTTS? Yes 11/20 with CopyBet
Correct Score Man Utd 1-3 Arsenal 10/1 with Bet365
First Goalscorer Bukayo Saka 5/1 with Sky Bet

The stats behind our Man Utd vs Arsenal predictions:

  • Both teams have scored in six of Man Utd’s last eight Premier League home games.
  • Arsenal have won seven of their last eight Premier League away games, with five coming by two or more goals.
  • Arsenal have opened the scoring in nine of their last 10 Premier League away games.

Make or break for Arsenal at hated away ground

Despite the gulf in quality between these two teams and recent results, some Arsenal fans may be worrying ahead of their trip to Old Trafford this weekend. With Manchester City facing Fulham on Sunday, there is a chance that Arsenal could go into this game two points off top and need a win to keep their title hopes alive. Or, the Gunners could know they can go three or four points clear themselves.

So, there is a lot on the line. But Old Trafford hasn’t been a happy hunting ground for the Gunners. Arsenal have won just one of their past 16 trips to Old Trafford in the league, a 1-0 victory in November 2020. Otherwise, Man Utd have dominated the fixture with ten wins and five draws.

But, of course, there is cause for Arsenal fans to be optimistic. The Gunners have won seven of their past eight away Premier League games, with the only exception being a goalless draw with Man City at the Etihad. They’ve also kept a clean sheet in six of those matches.

Meanwhile, Man Utd have won just two of their past 10 Premier League matches, with one coming against relegated Sheffield United. During that run, Man Utd have lost to Fulham, Man City, Chelsea and Crystal Palace while drawing with Brentford, Liverpool, Bournemouth and Burnley. At home, they have traded wins and negative results, and Man Utd did drop points to Burnley last time out. Could this be a shock win?

Man Utd vs Arsenal match tip

Bruno Fernandes to score anytime @ 4/1 with BoyleSports

Bruno Fernandes was a big miss for Man Utd in their 4-0 defeat to Crystal Palace, sitting out due to injury. But the Portuguese midfielder is expected to return here at just the right time. Fernandes has scored in three of Man Utd’s last four Premier League home games, netting four goals during that run.

Man Utd vs Arsenal odds


*Odds correct as of 12:00 on May 11. 18+ only. GambleAware.

There probably won’t be many meetings between big sides where the away team are such clear favourites. Man Utd are as long as 7/1 to beat Arsenal this season, and it is easy to see why. The Gunners have been virtually unstoppable on the road of late, while Man Utd have been iffy in general.

Man Utd vs Arsenal team news

Man Utd team news

In  Out Doubtful
Tyrell Malacia, Harry Maguire, Raphael Varane, Luke Shaw, Victor Lindelof, Lisandro Martinez, Willy Kambwala Bruno Fernandes, Marcus Rashford, Scott McTominay, Anthony Martial

Man Utd hopes to have Bruno Fernandes, Marcus Rashford, Scott McTominay and Anthony Martial back for this weekend’s game, but it will be too soon for Victor Lindelof, Luke Shaw, Raphael Varane and Lisandro Martinez. Tyrell Malacia and Harry Maguire will miss the remainder of the season.

Top Scorer: Bruno Fernandes (10)

Card Magnet: Bruno Fernandes (8)

Assist Ace: Bruno Fernandes (7)

Arsenal team news

In  Out Doubtful
Jurrien Timber

There had been talks of Jurrien Timber perhaps being available for the final few games of Arsenal’s season, but Mikel Arteta is wary of phasing him back in after a long spell out.

Top Scorer: Bukayo Saka (16)

Card Magnet: Kai Havertz (10)

Assist Ace: Bukayo Saka (9)

How to watch Man Utd vs Arsenal Live

Arsenal’s trip to face Man Utd is set for Sunday 12th May at 4:30pm, with the game broadcast live on Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports Premier League.

Man Utd vs Arsenal head-to-head

  • 3 September 2023 – Arsenal 3-1 Man Utd – Premier League
  • 22 January 2023 – Arsenal 3-2 Man Utd – Premier League
  • 4 September 2022 – Man Utd 2-1 Arsenal – Premier League
  • 23 April 2022 – Arsenal 3-1 Man Utd – Premier League
  • 2 December 2021 – Man Utd 3-2 Arsenal – Premier League

Man Utd have lost three of their previous four meetings with Arsenal. However, they have won the last two at Old Trafford.

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