As the highly-anticipated match between Arsenal and Manchester United approaches, fans will have the opportunity to catch the action live on Canal+ Sport 3 Afrique. With both teams boasting impressive records and a storied history of competitive matches, this game is sure to be a thrilling one.
When it comes to recent head-to-head statistics, the record is relatively even. In the last 31 meetings where Arsenal played at home, they emerged victorious 13 times, while there were 9 draws and 9 wins for Manchester United. The goal difference in these matches was 46-38 in favor of Arsenal. However, when looking at the overall record of the last 71 meetings, Manchester United comes out on top with 32 wins, compared to 20 wins for Arsenal and 19 draws. The goal difference in these matches is 102-77 in favor of Manchester United.
Last season’s matches ended in a 3-1 victory for Arsenal at home and a 3-2 victory for Manchester United at home. Manchester United currently holds a winning streak of 5 matches in the Premier League, while Arsenal has not lost in their last 5 games.
When it comes to scoring patterns, it’s worth noting that Arsenal scores 30% of their goals between the minutes 46-60, the highest percentage in the league, while Manchester United scores 31% of their goals between the minutes 76-90. Additionally, when playing at home, Arsenal has not lost to Manchester United in their last 4 encounters.
As far as the teams’ current records this season, Arsenal’s home record stands at 7-1-0, while Manchester United has not scored in 1 of their 9 away matches. Bukayo Saka has assisted the most goals for Arsenal with 7, and Christian Eriksen is Manchester United’s biggest assister with 6. Manchester United has scored at least one goal in 8 consecutive matches, while Arsenal has kept a clean sheet in 3 consecutive matches.
In terms of overall performance in the Premier League, Manchester United holds an edge over Arsenal and their performance in the last 5 matches has been better than Arsenal’s. In the last 5 meetings between the two teams, there have been 2 wins for Arsenal, 2 wins for Manchester United, and 1 draw. On average, Arsenal scores 1.4 goals per match against Manchester United and Manchester United scores 1.4 goals against Arsenal. The average number of goals in meetings between the two teams is 2.8, with 1.2 goals in the first half.
As the game approaches, fans will be eagerly watching to see if Arsenal can continue their home winning streak against Manchester United or if Manchester United will emerge victorious. With both teams’ top scorers, Martin Odegaard for Arsenal and Marcus Rashford for Manchester United, tied at 8 goals each, it’s sure to be a closely contested match. Tune in to Canal+ Sport 3 Afrique for all the action.