Manchester United (40 PTS) vs. Arsenal (30 PTS)
English Premier League: Saturday, January 30th at 12:30 PM
The Line: Arsenal +180 / Manchester United +148 -- Over/Under: 2.5 Goals Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
Arsenal and Manchester United face off on Saturday in an English Premier League showdown at Emirates Stadium.
Manchester United currently sits in 2nd place in the standings having picked up 40 points so far this year .Manchester United have found a lot of success this season but they are coming off the most shocking loss of the Premier League standings. Manchester United’s last game was against Sheffield United, who were in last place in the standings, and in that game they gave up two goals which led to the loss. Manchester United on the season has put 37 goals in the back of the net while their defense has given up 27 goals total. Bruno Ferndandes has been the best player for Manchester United putting 11 goals in the back of the net. In this game, Manchester United needs to get out to a fast start and try to forget about what happened in the last game.
On the other side of this matchup is Arsenal who currently sit in 9th place in the standings having picked up 30 points. Arsenal at times have had issues this season, but coming into this game they have won two games in a row. In the last game against Southampton, Arsenal’s offense was strong putting up three goals and that led to a victory. Arsenal actually had less total shots than Southampton, but they were still able to come away with a victory. Alexandre Lacazette has been the best player for Arsenal and he has eight goals this season. In this game if Arsenal wants to win they need to be the team that throws numbers forward.
After what happened to Manchester United in the last game they can't have any confidence and I think they will really struggle in this game. Look for Arsenal to push numbers forward and that will lead to them coming away with a victory.