Tag: Manchester United vs Arsenal

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 04: Christian Eriksen of Manchester United is fouled by Martin Oedegaard of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Arsenal FC at Old Trafford on September 04, 2022 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Premier League to review VAR after multiple weekend errors

The Professional Game Match Officials Limited will co-operate with a Premier League review of their usage of VAR, following controversial decisions over the weekend.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 04: Martin Oedegaard of Arsenal applauds fans after the Premier League match between Manchester United and Arsenal FC at Old Trafford on September 04, 2022 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Martin Odegaard: I barely touched him

Arsenal's afternoon might have unfolded differently if Greater Manchester's Lee Mason on VAR hadn't told Salford's Paul Tierney to have a look at Christian Eriksen falling over and even Martin Odegaard has no clue why it was called back.
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 02: Emile Smith Rowe attends the "All Or Nothing: Arsenal" Global Premiere at Islington Assembly Hall on August 02, 2022 in London, England. (Photo by Lia Toby/Getty Images)

Emile Smith Rowe appears to pick up injury as Arteta rues lack of discipline

As if Arsenal's afternoon was bad enough, losing 3-1 against Manchester United at Old Trafford despite being the better team for most of the game, they also look like they might have lost Emile Smith Rowe ahead of the Europa League starting this week.
Arsenal's English midfielder Bukayo Saka reacts during the English Premier League football match between Watford and Arsenal at Vicarage Road Stadium in Watford, north-west of London on March 6, 2022 (Photo by ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP via Getty Images)

Bukayo Saka Top 3 for consecutive Premier League matches

On Wednesday, as most outlets focussed on Bukayo Saka saying he was confident he would agree a new deal with Arsenal, the Telegraph ran an interesting piece showing how the Arsenal youngster is treading a very dangerous burnout line.
Arsenal's Norwegian midfielder Martin Odegaard celebrates after the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Fulham at the Emirates Stadium in London on August 27, 2022. (Photo by GLYN KIRK/AFP via Getty Images)

Triple injury boost for Arsenal ahead of Manchester United game

Arsenal have received a massive boost with three players who were doubts for the game travelling to Manchester.
FILE PHOTO (EDITORS NOTE: COMPOSITE OF IMAGES - Image numbers 1418428382, 1196044327 - GRADIENT ADDED) In this composite image a comparison has been made between Erik ten Hag, Manager of Manchester United (L) and Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal. Manchester United and arsenal meet in a Premier League match on September 4,2022 at Old Trafford in Manchester, England. ***LEFT IMAGE*** SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 27: Erik ten Hag, Manager of Manchester United looks on prior to the Premier League match between Southampton FC and Manchester United at Friends Provident St. Mary's Stadium on August 27, 2022 in Southampton, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images) ***RIGHT IMAGE*** BOURNEMOUTH, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 26: Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League match between AFC Bournemouth and Arsenal FC at Vitality Stadium on December 26, 2019 in Bournemouth, United Kingdom. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)

Manchester United injury update before Arsenal clash

Manchester United welcome Arsenal in the Premier League this weekend for what will be the Gunners' biggest test of the season, so how is their squad doing in terms of injuries and fitness?
Arsenal v Southampton - Premier League - Emirates Stadium Arsenal s Gabriel Magalhaes is shown a second yellow card by Referee Paul Tierney during the Premier League match at the Emirates Stadium, London. Copyright: Clive Rose

3 reds in 3 seasons: Salford referee for Manchester United vs Arsenal

Paul Tierney has been appointed referee for Arsenal's trip to Manchester United this weekend and it will come as something of a surprise to learn that he hails from just three miles away from Old Trafford, but that's the least of Arsenal's problems with him.

Analysing Arsenal’s failed Xmas Partey at Old Trafford

Join Stephen Bradley as he reviews Arsenal's disappointing 3-2 loss against Manchester United on Thursday evening.
MANCHEavSTER, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 02: Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal walks onto the pitch after their sides defeat in the Premier League match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford on December 02, 2021 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Mikel Arteta explains where Arsenal went wrong vs Manchester United

Mikel Arteta didn't hold back when he talked about what Arsenal did wrong against Manchester United at Old Trafford on Thursday night.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 02: Match Referee, Martin Atkinson checks the VAR monitor before awarding Manchester United a penalty during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford on December 02, 2021 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

VAR and stupidity cost Arsenal again vs Manchester United

Arsenal lost on Thursday night at Old Trafford thanks to some dodgy refereeing and their own stupidity.
LONDON, ENGLAND: Bukayo Saka of Arsenal celebrates after scoring the team's first goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Newcastle United at Emirates Stadium on November 27, 2021. (Photo by Richard Heathcote / Getty Images)

United yet to score against Arteta’s Arsenal: Manchester United vs Arsenal preview

Arsenal play Manchester United on Thursday night, live on Amazon Prime, but will they give the fans what they want?
LONDON, ENGLAND: Bukayo Saka of Arsenal celebrates after scoring the team's first goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Newcastle United at Emirates Stadium on November 27, 2021. (Photo by Richard Heathcote / Getty Images)

Late injury update on Bukayo Saka & others pre-Manchester United

Mikel Arteta has given an update on Bukayo Saka and revealed Arsenal have another few knocks ahead of the match against Manchester United.

Martinelli to start: How Arsenal could line up vs Manchester United

Travelling to Old Trafford for a big game against Manchester United, let's take a look at our Arsenal predicted lineup for Thursday.
SALZBURG, AUSTRIA - NOVEMBER 29: Ralph Rangnick, head coach of Leipzig reacts during the UEFA Europa League Group B match between RB Salzburg and RB Leipzig at on November 29, 2018 in Salzburg, Austria. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)

Update on Ralf Rangnick for Manchester United clash with Arsenal

Ralf Rangnick will miss Manchester United's match against Arsenal on Thursday, as the club continue to work on his visa and Covid-19 protocols.
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 27: Bukayo Saka of Arsenal scores their team's first goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Newcastle United at Emirates Stadium on November 27, 2021 in London, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Bukayo Saka fitness boost ahead of Manchester United trip

Arsenal are hopeful Bukayo Saka has avoided a significant injury, after he was forced off early in the weekend match against Newcastle United.
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 27: Gabriel Martinelli celebrates with teammates Ben White and Gabriel Magalhaes of Arsenal after scoring their team's second goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Newcastle United at Emirates Stadium on November 27, 2021 in London, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Is it time to give credit to Arteta, Edu and Kroenke?

Matthew is joined by special guest Ashley Gerlach to look back on a relatively comfortable win against the Newcastle and their as-yet unspent Saudi billions in their relegation battle.
SALZBURG, AUSTRIA - NOVEMBER 29: Ralph Rangnick, head coach of Leipzig reacts during the UEFA Europa League Group B match between RB Salzburg and RB Leipzig at on November 29, 2018 in Salzburg, Austria. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)

David Ornstein update on Ralf Rangnick ahead of Arsenal match

Ralf Rangnick's appointment as manager of Manchester United is now confirmed, but it's still not clear whether he'll take charge of the Arsenal game.
LONDON, ENGLAND: Bukayo Saka of Arsenal celebrates after scoring the team's first goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Newcastle United at Emirates Stadium on November 27, 2021. (Photo by Richard Heathcote / Getty Images)

Bukayo Saka facing scan on muscular problem

Mikel Arteta has confirmed that Bukayo Saka had a muscular problem during Arsenal's win over Newcastle United on Saturday.
SALZBURG, AUSTRIA - NOVEMBER 29: Ralph Rangnick, head coach of Leipzig reacts during the UEFA Europa League Group B match between RB Salzburg and RB Leipzig at on November 29, 2018 in Salzburg, Austria. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)

Brexit could stop Ralf Rangnick managing Manchester United vs Arsenal

Thanks to Brexit, Manchester United could be without Ralf Rangnick for Arsenal's trip to Old Trafford this Thursday.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 25: Raphael Varane of Manchester United reacts during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Aston Villa at Old Trafford on September 25, 2021 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Key Manchester United man to miss Arsenal clash

Raphael Varane will miss Arsenal's trip to Old Trafford at the start of December after the defender picked up a hamstring strain against Atalanta midweek.
Lauren at Old Trafford (Image: Getty Images)

Arsenal legend: I’d repeat Old Trafford fight every year

Lauren says he doesn't regret what happened at Old Trafford in 2003/04, and he'd do it again every single year if he had to.
Arsenal's Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey (L) vies with Manchester United's Brazilian midfielder Fred (R) during the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England, on November 1, 2020. (Photo by Shaun Botterill / POOL / AFP)

2 Arsenal stars make Premier League Teams of the Week

Two Arsenal players made it into the Premier League Teams of the Week for the last round of fixtures, after their win over Manchester United.
Arsenal's Gabonese striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (L) celebrates with Arsenal's Egyptian midfielder Mohamed Elneny (R) at the end of the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England, on November 1, 2020. (Photo by Shaun Botterill / POOL / AFP)

Arteta inspires Iniesta in an Elneny suit against Manchester United

Mohamed Elneny starred as Arsenal beat Man United at Old Trafford in the league for the first time in 14 years, so let's have a look at the Egyptian Ray Parlour's stats
Manchester United's French midfielder Paul Pogba reacts at the end of the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England, on November 1, 2020. (Photo by Paul ELLIS / POOL / AFP)

Paul Pogba admits Arsenal win was his fault

Paul Pogba has claimed full responsibility for giving away the penalty that saw Arsenal win at Old Trafford despite Mike Dean being in charge.
Arsenal's Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey (L) vies with Manchester United's French midfielder Paul Pogba (R) during the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England, on November 1, 2020. (Photo by Shaun Botterill / POOL / AFP)

Thomas Partey bosses it against Manchester United

Thomas Partey announced himself as an Arsenal player to the wider footballing world as he bossed the Manchester United midfield
Arsenal's Brazilian defender Gabriel (CR) jokes with Arsenal's Gabonese striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (CL) at the end of the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England, on November 1, 2020. (Photo by Shaun Botterill / POOL / AFP)

5 out of 5: Gabriel Magalhaes shuts out Manchester United

Gabriel was one of Arsenal's stand out performers at Old Trafford so let's take a closer look at the defender's match stats.
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 04: Willian of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Sheffield United at Emirates Stadium on October 04, 2020 in London, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Kirsty Wigglesworth - Pool/Getty Images)

Arsenal predicted lineup vs Manchester United

For their next Premier League fixture, Mikel Arteta's side travel to Old Trafford, so let's take a look at our Arsenal predicted lineup vs Manchester United.

Arsenal, Manchester United and Mike Dean

Would it even be a trip to Old Trafford to face Manchester United if Mike Dean wasn't the referee for Arsenal's game?
FILE PHOTO (EDITORS NOTE: COMPOSITE OF IMAGES - Image numbers 1178800802,1196064545 - GRADIENT ADDED) In this composite image a comparison has been made between Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, Manager of Manchester United (L) and Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal. Arsenal FC and Manchester United meet on January 1,2020 in a Premier League fixture at the Emirates Stadium in London,England. ***LEFT IMAGE*** THE HAGUE, NETHERLANDS - OCTOBER 03: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, Manager of Manchester United looks on prior to the UEFA Europa League group L match between AZ Alkmaar and Manchester United at ADO Den Haag on October 03, 2019 in The Hague, Netherlands. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images) ***RIGHT IMAGE*** BOURNEMOUTH, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 26: Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League match between AFC Bournemouth and Arsenal FC at Vitality Stadium on December 26, 2019 in Bournemouth, United Kingdom. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)

Manchester United and Arsenal: Battle of the fallen giants

20 years ago it seemed unthinkable Manchester United and Arsenal would be fighting it out in midtable yet here we are
LEICESTER, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 23: Bukayo Saka of Arsenal battles for possession with Hamza Choudhury of Leicester City during the Carabao Cup third round match between Leicester City and Arsenal at The King Power Stadium on September 23, 2020 in Leicester, England. (Photo by Rui Vieira - Pool/Getty Images)

Latest updates: Arsenal injury news for Manchester United

After coming through the midweek clash with Dundalk relatively unscathed, here's the Arsenal injury news for Manchester United.
FILE PHOTO (EDITORS NOTE: COMPOSITE OF IMAGES - Image numbers 1178800802,1196064545 - GRADIENT ADDED) In this composite image a comparison has been made between Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, Manager of Manchester United (L) and Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal. Arsenal FC and Manchester United meet on January 1,2020 in a Premier League fixture at the Emirates Stadium in London,England. ***LEFT IMAGE*** THE HAGUE, NETHERLANDS - OCTOBER 03: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, Manager of Manchester United looks on prior to the UEFA Europa League group L match between AZ Alkmaar and Manchester United at ADO Den Haag on October 03, 2019 in The Hague, Netherlands. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images) ***RIGHT IMAGE*** BOURNEMOUTH, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 26: Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League match between AFC Bournemouth and Arsenal FC at Vitality Stadium on December 26, 2019 in Bournemouth, United Kingdom. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)

Manchester United without 3 Arsenal 4 for showdown

Manchester United will face Arsenal next weekend without at least three players while the Gunners will be missing at least four, if not five. Arsenal...
ANDORRA LA VELLA, ANDORRA - JUNE 11: Paul Pogba of France looks on prior to the UEFA Euro 2020 Qualification match between Andorra and France at Estadi Nacional on June 11, 2019 in Andorra la Vella, Andorra. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Manchester United star could return from injury in time for Arsenal clash

Paul Pogba could return from injury in time to face Arsenal, according to Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 30: Unai Emery, Manager of Arsenal walks off the pitch at half time during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Arsenal FC at Old Trafford on September 30, 2019 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Is Unai Emery running out of time?

Unai Emery may be unbeaten at Old Trafford as Arsenal head coach, but he’s walking a very thin line with the Gunner’s faithful.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 30: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his team's first goal during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Arsenal FC at Old Trafford on September 30, 2019 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Aubameyang was 3.3 metres onside against Manchester United

When the linesman on Monday night flagged to rule Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang offside, we all assumed it must have been close, but it wasn't even a hard call.

Who are worse: Manchester United or Arsenal?

Ahead of Arsenal’s showdown at Old Trafford, there is only really one question on my mind – is it more embarrassing for Arsenal to lose to this United side, or for United to lose to this Arsenal one?
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 31: Referee Kevin Friend looks on ahead of the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Aston Villa at Selhurst Park on August 31, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Arsenal might have Friend in Manchester United referee but VAR operator is amazing call

Kevin Friend will take charge of Arsenal's game against Manchester United on Monday night at Old Trafford but that's unlikely to be the problem...
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 22: Ainsley Maitland-Niles of Arsenal fouls Neil Taylor of Aston Villa leading to a red card and his dismissal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Aston Villa at Emirates Stadium on September 22, 2019, in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)

Is this Arsenal star suspended for Manchester United?

Ainsley Maitland-Niles picked up a red card for two bookings against Aston Villa on Sunday, leading to some confusion over which match he'll be suspended for.