Manchester United vs Tottenham Hotspur : All You Need To Know About The Premier League Match
Tottenham face another stern test of their Premier League title credentials against Manchester United on Saturday.
Another Harry Kane-inspired performance saw Liverpool humbled at Wembley last weekend, but Spurs must now prove their worth against a more defensive-minded Jose Mourinho side after being stunned by West Ham in the EFL Cup.
The teams head into the Old Trafford game level on points, though United boast a superior goal difference, with a draw potentially seeing pace-setters Manchester City move seven points clear at the top.
Match Details :
Date : October 28
Time: 12:30 p.mDate: Saturday. BST/7:30 a.m. ET
Venue: Old Trafford, Manchester
Live Streaming Link: Sky Go (UK), NBC Sports Live Extra (U.S.), fuboTV (U.S.)
TV Info: Sky Sports (UK), CNBC (U.S.)
Team News :
Manchester United :
Manchester United’s injury problems continue to mount and Jose Mourinho is facing somewhat of a midfield crisis.
With Paul Pogba, Michael Carrick, Marouane Fellaini and Michael Carrick all sidelined, Ander Herrera is now a doubt to face Spurs after picking up an ankle injury in midweek which could see Daley Blind drafted into midfield.
Marcus Rashford could also miss out after struggling with a hamstring complaint while Eric Bailly’s groin strain will be assessed ahead of kick-off.
Tottenham Hotspur :
For the visitors, news that Mousa Dembele has returned to first-team training is a welcome boost, but Victor Wanyama and Erik Lamela remain sidelined.
Danny Rose is ready to push the impressive Ben Davies for a starting berth after facing West Ham in midweek.
Predicted line-ups :
Man Utd starting XI: De Gea; Valencia, Smalling, Jones, Darmian; Blind, Matic; Young, Mkhitaryan, Martial; Lukaku.
— Manchester United (@ManUtd) October 26, 2017
Tottenham starting XI: Lloris; Alderweireld, Sanchez, Vertonghen; Trippier, Dembele, Dier, Davies; Eriksen, Dele; Kane.
— Tottenham Hotspur (@SpursOfficial) October 27, 2017